Published: Aug 04, 2021
State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi called on Tuesday for China and ASEAN to tackle external interference as well as the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and step up consultation on the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea to safeguard peace and stability in the region.
Published: Jul 13, 2021
The Chinese military has dispatched units to warn off the United States guided missile destroyer, the USS Benfold, which trespassed into the territorial waters of Chinas Xisha Islands in the South China Sea on Monday.
Published: Jun 25, 2021
HÀ NỘI — Spokeswoman of the Foreign Ministry Lê Thị Thu Hằng on Thursday emphasised Việt Nam’s demand for relevant parties to not take any action that further complicates the situation in the South China Sea (East Sea), but contribute to the maintenance of peace and stability in the waters.
Published: Apr 15, 2021
MANILA, Philippines — China’s unbridled incursions into the West Philippine Sea and the disputed waters in the South China Sea may render the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (Unclos) a dead letter treaty, retired Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio warned on Wednesday.
Published: Apr 07, 2021
China urged the Philippines on Tuesday to stop hyping up Chinese fishing boats sheltering from the wind at Niu'e reef so as to avoid any negative effect on bilateral ties as well as to preserve peace and stability in the South China Sea.
Published: Mar 08, 2021
BEIJING - China's top diplomat has accused the United States and other Western nations of disrupting regional stability in the South China Sea, even as he urged South-east Asian countries to "press ahead" with the negotiations on a code to manage maritime and territorial disputes in the contested waters.
Published: Sep 27, 2020
MANILA, Philippines — Chinese Ambassador Huang Xilian on Friday said Manila and Beijing should focus more on joint development and cooperation instead of their conflicting South China Sea claims that he described as only “a small part” of the relations between the two countries.
Published: Aug 29, 2020
GUANGZHOU - A US warship trespassing into China's territorial waters was warned off on Thursday, a military spokesperson confirmed, vowing that the Chinese military would continue its resolute efforts to safeguard national sovereignty and maintain peace and stability in the South China Sea.
Published: Aug 27, 2020
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration added another 24 Chinese companies to a trade blacklist for helping China build artificial islands in the South China Sea, a construction program the U.S. has labeled an illegal attempt to control an important shipping route.