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  1. China's ships come in

    Posted Jun 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... ports, particularly in the Red Sea and the highly strategic Persian Gulf. The US, too, maintains a vast facility at Diego Garcia- a site smack in the middle of the Indian Ocean. According ... sitting at the mouth of the Persian Gulf- just 500 kilometres from the Strait of Hormuz- would give the Chinese navy an unprecedented foothold in the region. As the Chinese economy becomes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/969574/chinas-ships-come
  2. Global pain may be China's gain as Doha hopes dashed

    Posted Jul 28th 2006, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... and the countries of the Persian Gulf. A trade agreement with India has also been mooted. If this trend continues, the mainland could well end up at the centre of a hub and spoke trading system in which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/558212/global-pain-may-be-chinas-gain-doha-hopes-dashed
  3. Beijing signals its confidence to pursue Chinese interests

    Posted Aug 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... regions- the Persian Gulf and Central Asia- which are, respectively, major oil and liquefied natural gas exporters and large piped gas and oil exporters to China. As China seeks to consolidate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1014307/beijing-signals-its-confidence-pursue-chinese-interests
  4. Mainland oil security lies in diversity of suppliers

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... as those taken by shipments from the Persian Gulf. More than 60,000 vessels, carrying up to one-third of the world's trade, pass through the narrow sea lane separating Malaysia, Indonesia ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/592468/mainland-oil-security-lies-diversity-suppliers
  5. Scientists race to gain lead in technology

    Posted Feb 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... promising results- so promising that some analysts have claimed it to be the second Persian Gulf in terms of gas and oil reserves. The problem is that those reserves lie 2,000 metres under ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/583046/scientists-race-gain-lead-technology
  6. Scientists race to gain lead in technology

    Posted Feb 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the next 20 years will be energy. Exploration in the South China Sea has revealed some promising results- so promising that some analysts have claimed it to be the second Persian Gulf in terms ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/583047/scientists-race-gain-lead-technology
  7. Mainland taking to sailing with a vengeance

    Posted Aug 14th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Coonan

    ... Clifford Coonan Not since the days of Zheng He, the famous Chinese maritime explorer who set sail on his epic voyages 600 years ago, has there been such wide interest in China in matters nautical. Zheng He, or Cheng Ho as he's known in Hong Kong, took his fleet of treasure ships all over the Pacific, the Indian Ocean and the Persian Gulf as far as Africa. Some maintain ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/512060/mainland-taking-sailing-vengeance
  8. China must look beyond its Mideast commercial interests

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peninsula. Expect deals to be struck in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar- energy is, after all, what Wen is going for. China's formula has worked well so far: butter up Gulf states with energy deals to underpin Beijing's vital energy ties in the region, all the while putting Persian petroleum (and politics) into a more limited perspective. Beijing has had ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/990100/china-must-look-beyond-its-mideast-commercial-interests

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