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10 missing after boat sinks off China coast


July 4th, 2008 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Hangzhou (China), July 4 (Xinhua) At least 10 people were missing Friday after their boat sank off the coast in eastern China, the police said. The incident took place about 5 p.m. ... Read more...

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Japan apologises for sinking Taiwanese boat


June 20th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Taipei, June 20 (DPA) Japan Friday officially apologised to a Taiwanese captain for sinking his boat June 10 near the disputed Diaoyu Islands, in a bid to end a row with Taiwan ... Read more...

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Japan, China agree on joint gas project: Report


June 17th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 17 (DPA) Japan and China have agreed on a joint natural gas exploration project in the disputed East China Sea, Japanese media reported Tuesday. The two nations agreed to establish ... Read more...

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Taiwanese boats enter Japanese waters to protest ship collision


June 16th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 16 (DPA) Ten Taiwanese ships entered Japanese territorial waters in the East China Sea Monday near Diaoyu Islands to protest Japan's handling of a ship collision last week. The Japanese ... Read more...

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Chinese SEZ is also land of thousand pianists


June 11th, 2008 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Xiamen (China), June 11 (IANS) In a corner of the crowded Zhongshan Road, one of China's top 10 business streets located in the 12th century port city of Xiamen on ... Read more...

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Japan, China to discuss oil rights, climate change


May 7th, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tokyo, May 7 (DPA) Visiting Chinese President Hu Jintao met Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda Wednesday in summit talks that were expected to address long-disputed oil and gas rights in the East ... Read more...

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Taiwan urges Japan to safeguard its interest


May 6th, 2008 - 5:05 pm ICT by admin
DPA Taipei, May 6 (DPA) Taiwan President Chen Shui-bian has urged Japan not to sacrifice Taiwan's interests when Tokyo signs a new communique with China this week. "Regarding (Chinese President) Hu Jintao visiting ... Read more...

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China, Japan to work on overall relations


May 5th, 2008 - 11:40 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tokyo, May 5 (DPA) Chinese President Hu Jintao will arrive in Tokyo this week to usher in a ''warm spring'' in ties between the two Asian powers, media reported Monday. Hu's trip ... Read more...

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World’s longest, 36-km sea bridge opens in east China


May 1st, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Jiaxing (China), May 1 (Xinhua) World's longest sea bridge opened Thursday, spanning the Hangzhau Bay in the East China Sea to boost economic integration and development in the Yangtze River delta. The ... Read more...

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At least three dead in high sea collision


April 13th, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tokyo, April 13 (DPA) At least three people were reported killed and 13 missing after a freighter collided with a fishing boat off southern Japan, newspaper report said Sunday. Rescue teams were ... Read more...

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