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China 'highly alarmed' after reports of Australian spying

Jun 29, 2017 - 6:15 PM

An employee of China s national security department tells the Global Times that Australian intelligence agents in disguise collect information from Chinese people overseas or even encourage them to subvert China

North Korean, Chinese media in war of words over weapons

May 04, 2017 - 12:38 PM

UPDATED The rival texts are a sign of the level to which ties between the two have deteriorated

BORDER ZONE. The Chinese and North Korean flags attached to a railing as trucks carrying Chinese-made goods cross into North Korea on the Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge at the Chinese border town of Dandong on December 18, 2013. Mark Ralston/AFP

China 'may build nuclear plants' in South China Sea

Jul 15, 2016 - 1:45 PM

Marine nuclear power platform construction will be used to support China s effective control in the South China Sea state run Global Times cites the China National Nuclear Corporation as saying

MISCHIEF REEF. An aerial photo taken though a glass window inside a military plane of the alleged on-going reclamation by China into Mischief reef in the Spratly group of islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines, May 11, 2015. File Photo by Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA

Beijing will not 'step back' in South China Sea – media

Jul 08, 2016 - 3:00 PM

If the US and the Philippines act on impulse and carry out flagrant provocation China will not take a single step back the Global Times newspaper says in an editorial

MISCHIEF REEF. An aerial photo taken though a glass window inside a military plane of the alleged on-going reclamation by China into Mischief reef in the Spratly group of islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines, 11 May 2015. File Photo by Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA

Philippines slams China for 'name-calling'

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:35 PM

The Philippines says China insults the Philippines because it is unable to defend its expansive claims and its aggressive reclamation activities

'CUTE LITTLE SUBMISSIVE'? Filipino soldiers and their US counterparts join forces in an amphibious landing operation on April 21, 2015, as part of their annual war games. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Palace: Why is 'superpower' China insecure of PH?

Apr 22, 2015 - 4:20 PM

Malacañang is reacting to an editorial in a Chinese state owned tabloid that called the Philippines the cute little submissive of the United States in criticizing its war games with US soldiers

'CUTE LITTLE SUBMISSIVE'. The Chinese tabloid Global Times ridicules the Philippines' war games with the United States. Screengrab from Global Times

Philippines 'cute little submissive' of US – Chinese media

Apr 21, 2015 - 2:40 PM

Global Times tabloid: After being the cute little submissive of the US all these years Manila has gained only a handful of second hand weapons and an empty sense of security let alone any real enhancement of its army s combat capability

2015 WAR GAMES. US Army Captain James Hahn from California (R) supervises Filipino soldiers during a mock 'assault' scenario as part of the US-Philippines joint military live fire exercises at Fort Magsaysay army training camp in Palayan City, Nueva Ecija, North of Manila, Philippines, May 10, 2014. File photo by Dennis M. Sabangan/EPA

Chinese Communist Party in ideology crackdown – paper

Jul 21, 2014 - 2:08 PM

A recent circular from the ruling party s powerful Organization Department said that officials must be prevented from being disoriented and losing themselves to the effect of Western ideals

Delegates stand as the orchestra plays the national anthem during the opening session of the Chinese National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO /GOH CHAI HIN

Hong Kong hits back at Chinese media over democracy poll

Jun 24, 2014 - 1:40 PM

The turnout for the informal referendum has gone far beyond organizers expectations as fears grow that Beijing will backtrack on its promise to allow Hong Kong s voters to choose the leader they want

VOTING FOR DEMOCRACY. A volunteer (C) hands a voter's ID card at a polling station in Hong Kong on June 22, 2014. Philippe Lopez/AFP

China paper backs 'non-peaceful' steps against Vietnam

May 16, 2014 - 12:16 PM

The Global Times newspaper says that while South China Sea disputes should be settled peacefully that doesn t mean China can t resort to non peaceful measures when provoked by Vietnam and the Philippines

China seen as 'confident', 'belligerent': state media

Dec 10, 2013 - 2:47 PM

Only 13 of respondents in the poll by the Global Times newspaper described China as peaceful

FLYING PROUD. Chinese flags fly over the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on November 13, 2012. AFP/Mark Ralston

China media urge 'heavy price' for NoKor nuke test

Feb 06, 2013 - 12:51 PM

China should exact a heavy price from North Korea if it carries out a planned nuclear test state run media said on Wednesday