Wan Lixin

Opinion Writer
Chinese views

China-Africa ties example of mutual respect

For such economic contact to be sustainable, there should be concurrently an emphasis on cultural exchanges in the hope of attaining better understanding between the people.
Chinese views

Hand in hand, China and Africa contributing to global agenda for sustainable development

China welcomes all developing countries to jump on the bandwagon of China's development in achieving common development and safeguarding regional stability and equality.
Book review

The chilling story of the melting north calls for reflection, action

We are in the midst of an epic heat spell, with a warning that extreme heat will be more frequent, intense and prolonged with global warming.
Book review

Tsai's illustrated edition brings to life the wisdom, humor, vivacity of Confucianism

This light-hearted treatment of the legacy of Chinese culture would also bring Westerners into contact with some of the fundamental concepts of Chinese attitudes and outlooks.
Chinese views

Connecting us to nature by spending wisely

Our constant endeavor to affirm our social status through conspicuous consumption only makes us more alienated from people around us.
Chinese views

SCO and the importance of Confucianism

President  Xi pointed out that Confucianism believes that "a just cause should be pursued for the common good" and champions harmony, unity and a shared community for all nations.
Foreign views

At SCO, India will work with global powers in creating secure, stable, prosperous world

Building a community of shared future for mankind is not only Xi Jinping's vision or China's vision, but also the vision of India and all the civilized nations in the world.
Chinese views

Isn't it time for a serious debate about our attitudes on dress, modesty and beauty?

As some netizens remarked in the wake of the incident, sometimes a little modesty or reserve shows the woman to advantage more than calculated exposure.
Chinese views

Divorce test offers timely moment for self-reflection and contemplation

The aforementioned test could, hopefully, remind the couple that the sweet moments they have been so yearning for are nothing but the mundane trifles they have shared.
Chinese views

Judicious use of the mouse will plot our path, for better or for worse

At a time when there seems to be no limit to the length some Internet trolls will go to elicit a reaction, the harshest penalty – financial or criminal – can be part of the answer.