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  1. China considering passing laws to protect maritime sovereignty

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei China is looking at proposals to pass laws to help resolve maritime sovereignty disputes with neighbouring countries, the country's top-legislating body said yesterday. At a press conference on the nation's legislative achievements in ...

  2. talk back

    Posted Apr 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by Joseph Lo touches on two major problems at the Huanggang/Lok Ma Chau border crossing. The first problem is that there is only one franchised transport service, plus one 24-hour service to Tsuen ... station, or Sheung Shui KCR station. Cross-border commuters are entitled to high-quality transport services, which are not being provided now. If the provision of these improved services means ...

  3. High stakes

    Posted Nov 24th 2010, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... Jerome A. Cohen and Jon M. Van Dyke Of the many signs of China's increasingly assertive foreign policy, none has troubled its neighbours- and the United States- more than its claim to some form of jurisdiction over much of the South China Sea. Yet th ...

  4. Adventure to Rock a delight for all ages

    Posted May 19th 2006, 12:00am by Reggie Ho

    ... walk from its town centre. Despite the fact that Spain views Gibraltar as an insult to national integrity, the border checkpoint did not turn out to be very strict. It took five minutes to pass ... to the Moroccan immigration officers, took a good hour to be examined at the checkpoint. The first sight that greeted me after the border check was a desert, with rows of taxis. While many locals were ...

  5. Vendors brace for total ban on mainland seafood exports

    Posted Dec 12th 2006, 12:00am by Audrey Parwani

    ... of Seafood Merchants chairman Lee Choi-wah said the disruption began on Sunday when truckloads of seafood were stranded at the border. 'We received information from the drivers that the authorities were not issuing manifests to confirm the seafood had passed quality control. Without manifests, the Shenzhen checkpoint did not allow the seafood to be exported,' Mr Lee said. He ...

  6. China protests to N Korea after 3 shot dead at border

    Posted Jun 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok China formally protested after North Korean border guards shot three Chinese citizens dead last week, the Foreign Ministry said yesterday. Another Chinese citizen was injured when the guards opened fire on the border between the city of Dandong, in Liaoning province, and North Korea, ministry spokesman Qin Gang said. Qin said the shooting took place early on Friday ...

  7. 'Made in China' now a hot ticket in Vientiane

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Choi Chi Yuk

    ... further deterioration of the reputation of Chinese products, officials warned them to stop selling substandard goods immediately. 'As well, Chinese officers at border checkpoints tightened up ...

  8. Swede spot

    Posted May 19th 2010, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... of Wojewodztwo zachodniopomorskie (West Pomerania province). Departing from Ahlbeck, I reach the border. The last time I was here, in 2005, there were border guards and checkpoints on both sides. Today, ... parks are in the state, and several hundred nature conservation areas. To the west lies Schleswig-Holstein, bordering Denmark. To the east, Polish Pomerania. The region's present-day ...

  9. Population boom putting pressure on land resources

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... according to government statistics. Professor Zeng said it was important to upgrade Macau's border checkpoints to allow for smoother crossing. 'The Border Gate [between Macau and Zhuhai ...

  10. Border bar

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Top European businessmen in Hong Kong have sought talks over mainland visa restrictions. Do you agree with them that these problems could hamper the city's integration into the Pearl River Delta? Write to us. ...




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