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  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    US navy accused of 'harassing' carrier Liaoning in South China Sea incident

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 11:30pm by Cary Huang, AP

    ... to a naval drill involving the country's first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, and its support ships. The paper said the Cowpens came within 45 kilometres of the Chinese squadron, inside what ...

  2. News - China

    Beijing considering new South China Sea air defence zone, says Japanese report

    Posted Jan 31st 2014, 10:30pm by AFP

    ... requiring foreign fishing vessels to obtain permission to enter its waters, which it defined as the bulk of the sea. In December, US Secretary of State John Kerry warned China against any move ...

  3. The very best of British

    Posted May 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... making Hong Kong Britain's 13th largest export market. Power-generating machinery and equipment- valued at GBP1.05 billion (HK$13.24 billion)- made up the bulk of exports, although ... billion, a slight decrease on 2010. One of the most prominent British corporations associated with Hong Kong business is British Airways (BA). The British flag carrier has long played a part ...

  4. Cold shoulder as US carrier steams into HK

    Posted Feb 18th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Greg Torode and Minnie Chan A US aircraft carrier arrived in Hong Kong yesterday despite cooling Sino-US ties- but there was little warmth in the welcome from the PLA garrison in the city. While local PLA chiefs usually snap up US consulate invitations to tours and parties aboard US carriers in Hong Kong, none are expected to accept offers to visit the USS Nimitz and its four ...

  5. Mainlanders boon to travel and hospitality industry

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an unprecedented number of monthly arrivals recently- the bulk of which he attributed to visitors from the mainland to the north. 'The romance of travel has really bitten mainland China, and this is propping up the region,' Chan says. 'In Hong Kong, there were record arrivals in short-haul flights, and a lot of these were from carriers that operate between Hong Kong and China,' ...

  6. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTES

    PLA Navy's three fleets meet in South China Sea for rare show of force

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... to protest against the involvement of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington in a joint anti-submarine drill with the South Korean navy in the Yellow Sea. Last week's PLA Navy drill was intended to send a signal to the US and the Philippines, at a time when the carrier USS Nimitz was in the South China Sea, and amid a standoff between China and the Philippines over the Second ...

  7. Ship crew rules a boost for rivals

    Posted Aug 11th 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Wallem Shipmanagement said it had handled the cases of six 6,000 deadweight tonne dry-bulk carriers that were under arrest between July last year and February this year. The company, which ...

  8. This IPO is an infrastructure project, not a mining company

    Posted Jun 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... as the port facilities needed to berth two 200,000-tonne bulk carriers once it reaches there. According to the prospectus, this will cost an eye-popping A$8 billion (HK$66.6 billion). In Western ...


    Dialogue with China urged on maritime disputes

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... aircraft on aircraft carriers, while expounding on plans to shift 60 per cent of his country's naval military assets to Asia by 2020. "Secretary Hagel emphasised the importance ...

  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    US warship in Southeast Asia gives punch to US Asian ‘pivot’

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 03:00pm by AFP

    ... to ensuring freedom of navigation,” he said. Then US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta announced last year that Washington will shift the bulk of its naval fleet to the Pacific by 2020 as part of a new ...




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