Woody Island, or Yongxing, is the new administrative seat for the government of Sansha, China’s new prefectural level city in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP

‘Turn Yongxing Island in disputed South China Sea into China’s British Virgin Islands’: CPPCC delegate

Move on Woody Island would shore up Beijing’s maritime claims in South China Sea and provide much needed financial services closer to home

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Woody Island, or Yongxing, is the new administrative seat for the government of Sansha, China’s new prefectural level city in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP
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