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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by CHINA DAILY, GUARDIAN, Gulf News

    ... is just starting out, but the omens are by no means all bad. (London)   3. Gulf News The global economy relies on Chinese growth far too much for its own good. If this falters, then the tentative ...

  2. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTES

    Chinese patrol ships arrest six Vietnam crew

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 01:49am by AP

    ... the Gulf of Tonkin, which lies off Hainan. This poisons the atmosphere … it will add more pressure on Vietnam CARLYLE THAYER, PROFESSOR He said his information came from fishermen in a second boat that was detained and reported the incident via radio. Vietnam's state-run Tuoi Tre newspaper said the men were detained in "common fishing grounds" in the Gulf of Tonkin. Hong said Chinese ...

  3. News - China - AVIATION

    Military exercises cause major flight delays in China as PLA carries out live fire drills

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:38am by Amy Li

    ... for five days from tomorrow, and in the Gulf of Tonkin for seven days from yesterday. Military experts said the drills were intended to signal China's tough stance towards Japan and its ally, ...

  4. Has the sun set on paradise island?

    Posted Jun 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... SHI JIANGTAO All is not well in the mainland's tropical paradise of Hainan. Traditionally a prime holiday destination, the island has used its beautiful sandy beaches to anchor an economy built on tourism. But with other mainland provinces and Southe ...

  5. Rocks ahead

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... the tit-for-tat exchanges of recent weeks, there have still been signs of co-operation- and not all of which were apparent a year ago. There have been joint patrols in the Tonkin Gulf, a first round of talks on less sensitive issues such as environmental protection and search and rescue, as well as the opening of negotiations to demarcate the mouth of the Tonkin Gulf. The progress has been ...

  6. Tourism holds key to growth

    Posted Jun 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Keith Chan While the travel industry in Sanya generally performed well last year, with an increase of about 15 per cent in overnight visitors and tourism revenue, the government and the private sector are seeking ways to boost business, as indications are ...

  7. News - World - CONSERVATION

    On fast track to extinction: cheetahs smuggled as trophy pets for Gulf’s rich

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 09:44pm by GDN

    ... as royal hunting animals in Africa but, more recently, a growing demand for status-symbol pets in the Gulf states has further reduced populations. Cheetahs are unusually easy to tame, especially as cubs, and the report found instances in Gulf states of the big cats riding as car passengers, being walked on leashes and even being exercised on treadmills. Other evidence showed cheetahs ...

  8. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing, Hanoi set up hotline, sign oil deal during visit by Viet president

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg, AP

    ... of China and Vietnam set up a hotline to defuse territorial disputes and expanded a 2006 agreement to jointly explore for oil in the Gulf of Tonkin. Vietnam Oil and Gas Group's agreement ... for joint development of oil and gas reserves in areas south of the Gulf of Tonkin. Bloomberg, Associated Press   ...

  9. Guangdong's GDP up, but profits suffer

    Posted Jul 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Huang The profitability of Guangdong businesses dropped off significantly in the first half of the year but the region's gross domestic product continued to rise at a steady clip, according to preliminary data released on Wednesday. Between Jan ...

  10. Foreign airlines offered Hainan Island gateway

    Posted Feb 25th 2004, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... Annette Chiu Carriers will be given access to second-tier mainland cities so long as they first make a stopover in the southern province China's aviation regulator has announced that it will give foreign carriers access to second-tier cities on the m ...




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