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  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Teams begin parallel investigation into shooting of Taiwanese fisherman

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei laurence.chung@scmp.com Investigators arrive in Taipei and Manila in bid to resolve row over death of fisherman 'Parallel probe' into shooting begins Taiwan and the Philippines exchanged teams of investigators yesterday ...

  2. News - China

    Former envoy Lauro Baja tells Taiwan to 'remember who its friends are'

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... that Manila said was inside Philippine territory. Baja said that, contrary to Taipei's claims that the incident occurred in disputed territory, Taiwan had long recognised the area as a part ...

  3. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Killing of fisherman leads to inquiry call by Taiwan

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Beijing reportedly sent one of its largest fishing fleets to the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Taiwan's foreign ministry said the death occurred in overlapping economic ... anywhere in the vicinity of the highly disputed Spratly Islands, the use of firearms and an alleged Philippine naval vessel further stoked tensions in the South China Sea. A flotilla of fishing ...

  4. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Taipei, Manila agree to prevent violence in fishing disputes

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 01:48pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwan and the Philippines have pledged not to use force in fishing disputes, officials said, as they tackle a row over the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman ... of fisheries laws,” it said. The two sides agreed to share their maritime law enforcement procedures and establish means for notifying each other without delay whenever actions are taken against ...

  5. News - China - MARITIME INCIDENT

    Taipei slaps sanctions on Manila after weak apology

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Attempted apology by Philippines over killing of Taiwanese fisherman rejected as 'insincere', leading to flexing of island's military muscle Angry Taipei imposes sanctions on Manila Taipei st ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am

    ... will, improve its position in negotiations, and maintain domestic morale. Shooting a fishing boat and causing death in a disputed area is a very serious event … If it is confirmed the Philippine navy is behind the shooting, the mainland should show its stance by intensifying navy activities in the disputed water between the mainland and Philippines … The Philippines is the most ...

  7. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwanese naval drill stokes tension with the Philippines

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... "The drill is aimed at practising joint patrols between the navy and the coastguard in protecting our fishermen, as well as maritime rescue operations," Taiwanese defence ministry spokesman Luo Shou-he said. The drill is aimed at practising joint patrols between the navy and the coastguard in protecting our fishermen, as well as maritime rescue operations Luo declined ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    An apology by the Philippines is only the first step

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by PETER K

    ... SCMP Editorial An apology is only first step Complicated disputes can require pragmatic solutions. This has been forgotten by the Philippines in the fallout from the killing by its ... resolving territorial waters disputes troubling; the killing was in an area both claim as being in their 200 nautical-mile off-shore exclusive economic zones. With Beijing also claiming the sea, ...

  9. News - China

    Taiwanese fishermen burn Filipino flags in protest over shooting

    Posted May 13th 2013, 04:39pm by AFP

    ... and “extended condolences and apologies”. Aquino said he did not want to comment further, preferring to let diplomats handle the dispute. “If we comment on that (at the presidential) level, we guarantee ...

  10. News - China - FISHERMAN SHOOTING

    Taiwan steps up naval patrols after Philippines fires on fishing vessel

    Posted May 12th 2013, 03:39pm by AFP, Cary Huang

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei and Cary Huang in Beijing Taipei dispatches four ships to disputed waters after Ma ultimatum to Manila over coastguard's attack on fishing boat Taiwan steps up naval patrols Taiwan sent four coastguard and naval vessels to strengthen patrols in waters near the Philippines yesterday following public outrage over the shooting of a Taiwanese ...




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