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  1. Wen calls for bilateral solution to regional disputes such as Spratlys

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Premier Wen Jiabao has reiterated China's preference for maritime disputes to be resolved bilaterally rather than multilaterally ahead of a four-day trip to Malaysia and Indonesia beginning today. 'We disapprove of referring bilateral disputes to multilateral forums because it will only make the disputes bigger and more complicated,' Wen said in an interview ...

  2. Obama 'victory' stokes tensions

    Posted Nov 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com US President Barack Obama has won a diplomatic battle by successfully raising the issue of maritime disputes in the South China Sea at an Asian ... on Saturday on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit in Bali, Indonesia. 'President Obama has certainly won the battle to push forward US objectives by hauling the maritime disputes ...

  3. China, Vietnam seal accord over maritime territory

    Posted Oct 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... a hotline contact mechanism in order to allow them to promptly communicate and properly deal with maritime issues,' it said. It said that Beijing and Hanoi should solve maritime disputes ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com China and Vietnam have agreed to seek a long-term resolution to a territorial dispute in the South China Sea that has stoked tensions between the two ...

  4. China, Vietnam 'vow peaceful end to sea row'

    Posted Jun 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com China and Vietnam pledged yesterday to resolve the territorial disputes over the South China Sea through peaceful negotiations, Beijing said following their first high-level talks since the long-standing maritime disagreement took a nosedive last month. Analysts said it was a sign that the increased tension over the potentially natural ...

  5. Xi glosses over territorial rows in Hanoi talks

    Posted Dec 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sea, Xinhua reported. Before the talks, a member of the Chinese delegation said that Xi's trip was not intended to attempt to negotiate a solution to the maritime dispute, adding ... Teddy Ng in Hanoi teddy.ng@scmp.com China and Vietnam yesterday brushed aside differences over territorial disputes and vowed to further consolidate bilateral ties on the second day ...

  6. Visit aims to smooth ties with Vietnam

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... in a good direction since then. The person said the two sides did not intend to attempt to negotiate a solution to their maritime dispute. Professor Zhou Yongsheng, of China Foreign Affairs ... territorial disputes and US efforts to reassert itself in the region. Xi met members of the local Chinese community after arriving in Hanoi. He plans to visit the mausoleum of late Vietnamese leader ...

  7. Hu, Aquino vow to deepen ties

    Posted Sep 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... fields, as Philippine President Benigno Aquino wrapped up meetings with top Chinese leaders on his first state visit. Both sides also reiterated their pledges that maritime disputes would ... into bilateral economic development- a move analysts said was conducive to easing tensions over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Aquino stressed when meeting National People's Congress ...

  8. Talking points

    Posted Nov 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for tackling regional maritime disputes. US-China trade on the agenda in Chengdu Top trade officials from China and the US will meet tomorrow in Chengdu to address and resolve key trade concerns. ...

  9. Hard talk

    Posted Aug 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... in progress and it remains to be seen how specific sources of tensions- the Korean Peninsula or key maritime disputes- will be handled. As a rule of thumb, China is expected to keep agendas as broad ...

  10. Xi reaffirms intent for deal on isles to maintain peace

    Posted Dec 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... determination to improve bilateral ties amid maritime territorial disputes. However, Beijing also took care to avoid a domestic backlash from those accusing it of sidelining China's national ... nearly four decades ago to occupy the disputed Paracel Islands in the South China Sea. Dung softened his tone yesterday, saying he was thankful for China's support of Vietnam. For his part, ...




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