Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin addresses the meeting of senior officials from China and the 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Guiyang, Guizhou province, yesterday. Photo: Kyodo

China and Asean agree to draft code of conduct in South China Sea

Beijing and regional bloc decide on framework for behaviour in disputed waters but concerns remain over whether China will respect it

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Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin addresses the meeting of senior officials from China and the 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Guiyang, Guizhou province, yesterday. Photo: Kyodo
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