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  1. News - China

    Filipinos back Manila's move to confront China over South China Sea

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 11:49pm by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila Poll shows popularity of decision to challenge China's claims in UN-backed tribunal Filipinos back court action in sea row A majority of Filipinos back the Philippine government's move to challenge China's territorial claims over the South China Sea before an international arbitration court, according to the results of a poll released ...

  2. News - Asia - ASEAN

    Kerry presses China, Southeast Asia to ease sea tensions

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 05:32pm by Reuters

    ... Studies in Singapore, said the talks were an encouraging sign that China was finally willing to talk about the code with Asean. But it was not, he said, a very significant step forward. “Given ... to ensure the final agreement does not prevent it from asserting its territorial claims. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi stressed that any progress on agreeing the new framework would depend ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    South China Sea's history of boundary changes must not be forgotten

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... it had been fondly supposed that Southeast Asia post-colonial and Qing-era China borders had been settled, with minor spats being resolved by the international court or bilateral compromises. ... to Sabah. Meanwhile, the rise in separatist violence in Thailand's predominantly Malay southern provinces suggests that this problem can only be finally settled by border adjustments ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 5, 2013

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... in their lives. Drivers need to practise greater self-discipline and realise that if they are caught driving while over the limit, they will be severely punished by the courts. Vanessa Yeung, Kwai Hing ...

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    Letters to the Editor, January 28, 2013

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... that traffic in the district is one of the heaviest in Hong Kong. Enforcement action alone cannot solve traffic problems. Police appeal to drivers to be considerate to other road users. Police ...

  6. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Manila's action over South China Sea could risk aggravating disputes

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... moral weight in the court of international opinion, enforcing it would be another matter. "There are some really quite ugly scenarios out there and some of them suggest an increased risk ... of the Sea is unique among UN conventions in allowing such a step if the two sides cannot come to an agreement. Unlike the UN's International Court of Justice- already rejected by Beijing ...


    Analysis: Manila gambles with UN arbitration in dispute with China

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Beijing's consent represents a unique feature of the UNCLOS compared with other UN conventions. Unlike the International Court of Justice- already rejected by Beijing as an option to solve the South ...

  8. News - Asia

    Briefs, January 10, 2013

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by VARIOUS

    ... Year's Eve left 23 dead. AFP   Activists jailed for plot to overthrow state HANOI- A Vietnamese court jailed 13 activists linked to a banned US-based opposition group for plotting to overthrow ...


    Philippine president's clash with China over islands divides analysts

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... and gives the government the power to set up what internet law expert Jose Disini said was akin to "the great internet wall of China". In October, the Philippine Supreme Court suspended ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Dec 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... hit city for premiere Two stars of the Twilight film franchise hit Hong Kong for the local premiere of the final part of the teenage vampire love story, Breaking Dawn- Part 2. Jamie Campbell ...




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