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  1. News - China - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    CNOOC's 'Paracels Islands' rig makes major deepwater gas field discovery

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 04:29am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Structure moved after deadly row with Vietnam makes first major discovery in undisputed zone CNOOC rig taps deepwater gas field off Hainan China National Offshore Oil Corp said yesterday that its semi-submersible rig, a structure that was at the centre of a dispute with Vietnam, had found a deepwater gas field about 150km south of Hainan, ...

  2. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Philippines to protest to Beijing over shipping activity in South China Sea

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 09:33pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Philippines to protest at China shipping activity The Philippines said yesterday it would protest to China about what it called Beijing's increasing patrols in a disputed area of the South China Sea believed to hold rich oil and gas resources. Foreign relations department spokesman Charles Jose announced the protest a day after the airing ...

  3. News - China - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Disputes over sovereignty hide quake and tsunami danger in Manila Trench

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 05:57am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... said Taiwan was particularly vulnerable, not only because it was close to the northern tip of the trench, but also because there's a large nuclear power plant on the southern coast. "If the earthquake reached certain magnitudes, even Hong Kong could be devastated. The situation could get worse if the nuclear plant at Daya Bay [in Shenzhen] was affected," Wu said. Dr ...

  4. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Vietnam and Philippines to hold sporting contests on Spratlys

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 11:09pm by AFP

    ... claims nearly all of the sea, which is also believed to contain vast deposits of oil and gas. The Philippines and Vietnam have voiced growing alarm in recent years at what they perceive ...

  5. News - China - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    State firms barred from Vietnam contract bids

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:15am by KEIRA HUANG

    ... Association of China in Vietnam. China Southern Power Grid led investment in the US$1.76 billion Vinh Tan 1 coal-fired power plant last year, in what is thought to be the biggest contract undertaken ...

  6. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    US, Philippines stage war games amid rising South China Sea tensions

    Posted May 09th 2014, 01:49pm by AFP

    ... of the South China Sea. The seabed in the area is believed to contain huge deposits of oil and gas and the waters straddle vital shipping lanes. Beijing has rejected UN arbitration and urged Manila ...

  7. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Lonely Philippine marines guard outpost amid dispute with China

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 09:47pm by AFP

    ... of the area, which is believed to contain huge deposits of oil and gas. China had largely tolerated the Philippines' plucky effort to hold on to Second Thomas Shoal in the Spratlys archipelago- ...

  8. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Beijing laying a trap for the Philippines in South China Sea, say experts

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 09:48pm by Alan Robles

    ... of the Spratlys, a chain of islets that sit near key shipping lanes, surrounded by rich fishing grounds that are believed to lie atop huge oil and gas reserves. A small number of Philippine soldiers ...

  9. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Philippine vessel evades Chinese coastguard ships in disputed waters

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 08:44pm by AP, AFP

    ... grounds that are believed to lie atop huge oil and gas reserves. Four Chinese vessels had encircled Second Thomas Shoal as the Philippine vessel approached. Two of the vessels then chased ...

  10. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Philippines, Vietnam condemn China's fishing law

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 03:35pm by AP

    ... But China's Foreign Ministry insisted it was within its rights. Beijing's assertiveness in pressing its claims to the waters, which are believed to have seabed gas and oil deposits, has unnerved ...




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