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  1. News - China - APEC

    Trilateral statement on maritime disputes seen as targeting China

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Japan, US, Australia jointly oppose 'coercive unilateral actions' in maritime disputes East China Sea statement 'targets Beijing' A joint statement by the United States, Japan and Australia opposing "coercive unilateral actions" in East China Sea territorial disputes is being seen as aimed squarely at Beijing. ...

  2. News - China - WAR DRILLS

    PLA carries out defence drills in Shenyang, Jinan and Sansha

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... raids in the second world war. "All the drills took place in cities along the South China and East China seas, where our maritime territorial disputes with neighbouring countries are still ... Liberation Army held a series of preparedness drills in Shenyang, Jinan and newly established Sansha in Hainan, the city created by Beijing to oversee disputed islands in the South China Sea. ...

  3. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing warns all outside Asean against involvement in South China Sea disputes

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:53am by Minnie Chan, Reuters

    ... sovereignty disputes, but could agree to negotiating issues relating to maritime rights, exclusive economic zones, and navigation, through the ARF. ... in maritime issues China warned yesterday that only Asean's declaration of conduct was relevant to how nations interacted in the South China Sea and any competing proposal would harm ...

  4. News - China - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    US asks China to stop building Spratlys island which could host airfield

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 08:45am by AFP, Minnie Chan

    ... capability, maritime interests, as well as its long-term defence strategy." The other countries involved in the territorial disputes already had airfields in the area and China's latest ... Agence France-Presse and Minnie Chan Massive island has been created by reclamation project on Fiery Cross Reef, according to report US urges China to stop work in disputed waters ...


    'No problem' for Beijing if it ignores UN arbitration of Manila's territorial claim, experts say

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:08am by Minnie Chan, Bloomberg, Reuters

    ... Minnie Chan and Agencies Bad publicity seen as only drawback to not responding to Manila's territorial complaint Beijing 'can afford to ignore UN arbitration' Maritime experts say Beijing is unlikely to face any consequences for refusing to respond to the Philippines' complaint to a United Nations arbitration tribunal over disputed waters in the South China ...

  6. News - China - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Video shows 'Vietnamese boat ramming Chinese ships' in disputed waters

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 09:49am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Territorial disputes continue to rise over alleged ship clashes near the Paracel Islands Video shows Vietnamese boat ramming Chinese ships The foreign ministry has released the first video clips of a Vietnamese boat ramming maritime police vessels sent by Beijing after a Chinese oil rig was installed in contested waters in the South China Sea ...


    Taiwan would 'expel' mainland trawlers under Japan fishing deal

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 05:51pm by Minnie Chan

    ... Taiwan's fishery authorities say they would kick out mainland trawlers caught in areas covered under a new Taipei-Tokyo fishing-rights accord reached on Wednesday. Maritime and cross-strait experts said Japan successfully used the fishing deal to prevent Taipei and Beijing joining together to defend their sovereignty claims over the disputed Diaoyu Islands, now controlled by the Japanese, ...

  8. News - China - ASEAN

    China offers to host conference for Asean defence ministers

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 04:55am by Minnie Chan

    ... China and some Asean members, especially those countries involved in territorial disputes with China in the South China Sea. "Many Asean countries, especially Vietnam and the Philippines, are all worried about whether China will use military measures to resolve territorial disputes in the South China Sea," Zhang said. "The defence hotline will be a move to counterbalance ...

  9. News - China - DEFENCE

    Stealth drone completes successful maiden flight

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 04:29am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Unmanned reconnaissance aircraft, which may help monitor disputed territory, latest example of country's fast improving military technology Stealth ... China seas, where Beijing has been engaged in several tense territorial disputes with its Asian neighbours. In-flight photos of the new drone, which has been dubbed the "Lijian" ...


    Major development plan for Woody Island unveiled

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... for fishery and maritime surveillance vessels. It also intends to build a new port, a desalination plant capable of handling 1,000 tonnes of sea water daily, a 500-kilowatt solar power station, ... with Vietnam in 1974. Vietnam and Taiwan retain claims to the chain, one of several territorial disputes China has ongoing in the South China Sea. In addition to establishing Sansha ...




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