Tag Archives: ASEAN

China to promote maritime cooperation with ASEAN countries – Xinhua | English.news.cn

China has proposed a maritime emergency help line among China and ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) countries during meetings from Saturday and Sunday in Suzhou, a city in east China’s Jiangsu province, according to a Foreign Ministry press release. The meetings were the 6th China-ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting and the 9th Joint Working Group […]

Tensions easing in the South China Sea? – CNN.com

Hong Kong (CNN) — China has agreed to hold formal talks with its southeast Asian neighbors about establishing a “code of conduct” to ease maritime tensions in the South China Sea, a major step forward in the long-running dispute. A statement issued after a weekend meeting of foreign ministers from the 10-member Association of Southeast […]