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China, US should cooperate on climate change

Photo: VCG China’s State Council Information Office released an annual report titled “China’s Policies and Actions for Addressing Climate Change (2019)” on Wednesday. The report said China has basically reversed the situation of the country’s rapid growth of greenhouse gas emissions. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Tuesday released its Emissions Gap Report 2019, …

More countries are beginning to see US double standards

Photo: IC To refute US fears that Huawei would send sensitive data records to the Chinese government, German Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Peter Altmaier said on Sunday that “Germany still did not impose any boycott” on the US despite the US National Security Agency’s surveillance of German Chancellor Angela Merkel in 2013.  Then, …

US should beware if Cruz’s Taiwan Act becomes policy

Photo: GT US Republican Senator Ted Cruz is creating trouble again.  The anti-China senator is planning to propose a bill called “Taiwan Symbols of Sovereignty Act,” which aims to “peel back some of the extreme insults of Taiwanese that are inflicted by the one-China policy protocol,” such as the ban of Taiwan’s “officials” from visiting …

American elites expose ulterior motives on China

Photo: VCG/Xinhua There is a group of academic elites in the US who have kept a close watch on the situation in Hong Kong. These so-called scholars insist on the supremacy of their Western values and refuse to acknowledge the fact that China’s system is more suitable to its current situation – particularly after China …

Deutsche Telekom’s motive harms China-Germany ties

Photo: IC German telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom will gradually phase out Huawei components from its core network as part of the routine replacement of equipment, Wirtschaftswoche, a German weekly business news magazine, reported on Wednesday. Chinese Ambassador to Germany Wu Ken said the same day that Deutsche Telekom’s move would send a protectionist message. Excluding …

CNN fails to understand how China reduces pollution

Qixing Lake Scenic Area of Saihanba National Forest Park in North China’s Hebei Province  Photo: Xinhua A CNN’s article entitled “China has saved hundreds of thousands of lives by reducing air pollution, study says,” published on Tuesday, discusses achievements China has made in its fight against environmental problems. CNN also offered an explanation – “Public …

Health equity proves human rights progress in Xinjiang

Residents receive free health checkup at a health center in Hotan, Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, August 23, 2019. Photo: Xinhua “The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition.” These words were …

Are Hong Kong’s courts protecting rioters?

A rioter is about to throw a Molotov cocktail at the police in Causeway Bay of Hong Kong, August 31, 2019. Photo: Xinhua The New York Times published an article titled “Can Hong Kong’s courts save the city?” on Saturday. The author, Audrey Eu Yuet-mee, is a barrister and former Hong Kong legislator. In the …

Cotton industry symbolizes Xinjiang’s human rights

A woman works in a cotton field in Awat County, Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, October 25, 2019. Photo: Xinhua Cotton is the latest tool some Western media outlets, human rights groups and observers use to slander the human rights situation in Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Claiming that cotton products from Xinjiang are tainted …