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  1. Beijing keen to avoid maritime row with India

    Posted Nov 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... International Relations, said China was trying to persuade India to steer clear of the South China Sea to avoid further problems in the disputed waters. 'China doesn't want India to work ... of investing in the disputed South China Sea.' As for Kashmir, a region claimed by both India and Pakistan where insurgents waged a bloody battle for independence in the early 1990s, Dr Rajeswari ...

  2. Hanoi hopeful over maritime row with Beijing

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Greg Torode, Chief Asia correspondent Vietnam and China were 'fully capable' of solving lingering maritime disputes, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said yesterday. ... their efforts towards 'maritime issues, maintenance of peace and stability at sea, and the intensification of co-operation'. 'Both sides will join efforts to seek fundamental, ...


    Tensions over disputed islands threaten China-Japan celebrations

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, Julian Ryall

    ... CRISIS THREATENS CHINA-JAPAN CELEBRATIONS Escalating tensions between China and Japan over disputed islands in the East China Sea threaten to scupper celebrations of the 40th anniversary ... of power. "Accidents might take place between China and Japan on some specific patrol or maritime law enforcement mission, triggering further frictions that are likely to escalate into military ...

  4. On shaky ground in disputed waters

    Posted Aug 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... as part of future talks on maritime disputes. From Beijing's perspective, as sole occupier, there is no dispute. Certainly China's state media largely ignores the Vietnamese claim, ... on a historical contradiction in the United States' position on the regional territorial dispute, just one of several wrinkles in the decades-long saga over the Paracels. Hanoi has been struggling ...

  5. Rough seas ahead as DP World sails into Indian port dispute

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Michael

    ... in Andhra Pradesh. Earlier, the Gujarat Maritime Board, the state's regulator for ports, had asked DP World why its licence to operate the Mundra International Container Terminal in Kutch ... the takeover was a breach of the concession agreement. The maritime board has also raised the issue of dilution of equity of P&O Ports and transfer of property, assets and undertakings ...

  6. News - China

    Briefs, 6 October, 2012

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by WIRE

    ... Xinhua China offers 3b yuan Asean maritime fund China has offered a 3 billion yuan (HK$3.67 billion) maritime co-operation fund for the 10-member Asean bloc, some of whose members have territorial disputes with China. Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Vinh said China announced the fund in Manila at the inaugural maritime forum of Asean and eight partners, including ...

  7. Tougher line urged on South China Sea

    Posted Jul 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... China Sea ahead of a key regional summit in Cambodia this week. China should rethink its current policies in handling territorial disputes and act more assertively to strengthen its sovereignty ... (Asean) talks in Phnom Penh today, where the South China Sea dispute is expected to dominate meetings. The mainland speakers at yesterday's forum suggested that existing security mechanisms ...

  8. News - China - SINO-JAPANESE TIES

    Low-key reception to mark China-Japan diplomatic anniversary

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... Diaoyus' dispute dampens diplomatic anniversary A fraying of ties over the Diaoyus cast a shadow over a function in Beijing yesterday where Politburo Standing Committee member Jia Qinglin met ... People's Political Consultative Conference, reiterated that the disputed islands in the East China Sea, known as the Senkakus in Japan, were China's inherent territory, and blamed the Japanese ...

  9. Repelling Asia's maritime pirates

    Posted May 07th 2007, 12:00am by Richard Halloran

    ... on terror', there is a ray of sunlight: maritime piracy is down in Southeast and South Asia. The International Maritime Bureau in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, says in a fresh report that the number ... as pointing to more co-ordination among his nation, Singapore and Indonesia. 'The formation of the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency and the increase in co-ordinated patrols among ...

  10. Rocks ahead

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

    ... Greg Torode Turn down the suddenly pounding volume of the rhetoric between Vietnam and China over disputes in the South China Sea, and a softer backbeat can be heard. For all ... is significant. Since normalising relations in 1991, Beijing and Hanoi have quietly worked to solve the dispute over their war-torn 1,400-kilometre land border and agreed to carve up the Tonkin Gulf ...




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