Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 22:47
Japan`s defence minister said on Saturday that China`s maritime air defence zone over East China Sea raises regional tensions and international community must oppose any move over South China Sea.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 10:29
China`s first aircraft carrier passed through the sensitive Taiwan Strait, the narrow strip of waters separating China and Taiwan, as it headed to the disputed South China Sea on its maiden voyage for training.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 19:27
The Philippines on Wednesday criticised China`s dispatch of its first aircraft carrier to the South China Sea, saying it "raises tension" in waters where the two Asian neighbours are locked in a territorial dispute.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 15:08
The Liaoning, bought used from Ukraine and refurbished in China, has conducted more than 100 exercises and experiments since it was commissioned last year but this is the first time it has been sent to the South China Sea.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 18:16
With India continuing to engage in oil exploration in South China Sea, Vietnam on Tuesday appreciated its "constructive role" in the resources-rich area notwithstanding China`s objections to Indian involvement.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 13:33
China upgraded its warning of high waves to orange level, the second-highest warning in its four-tier colour-coded weather system.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 19:53
The United States and its allies pushed on Thursday for accelerated efforts to lower tension in the disputed South China Sea, where Beijing`s assertive sovereignty claims have raised fears of potential conflict.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 15:16
Seeking to play down its maritime dispute over South China Sea with East Asian countries South China Sea, China will propose a treaty of friendship and cooperation with the 10-member ASEAN bloc.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 11:16
Asian leaders met against a backdrop of divisive territorial disputes and flagging free trade efforts Wednesday, with China flexing more diplomatic muscle in the absence of US President Barack Obama.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 15:59
Fourteen Chinese fishermen have been rescued and search is on for 58 others still believed to be missing after a tropical storm sunk their boats in South China Sea two days ago.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 10:00
At least 47 people are missing after Typhoon Wutip sank two Chinese fishing boats in the South China Sea, maritime authorities confirmed on Monday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 13:30
The Philippines and the United States will begin war games near disputed South China Sea waters this week, showcasing fast-expanding military ties and likely further stoking tensions with China.
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