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Australia urges finalisation of COC in line with UNCLOS

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Australia urges finalisation of COC in line with UNCLOS

The Australian Government has called on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China to negotiate a Code of Conduct (COC) in the East Sea without prejudice to the rights and interests of third-party states in the strategic waters.

Youths urged to contribute further to Vietnam-China friendship

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Youths urged to contribute further to Vietnam-China friendship

Hoang Binh Quan, head of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations, on August 14 expressed his belief that young people in Vietnam and China should be aware of their mission to continue cultivating the friendship between the two countries.

ASEAN, China urged to quickly conclude COC

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ASEAN, China urged to quickly conclude COC

ASEAN and China must push and quickly conclude a Code of Conduct (COC) in the East Sea for maritime stability so that the regional grouping can maintain its central role, said Singapore Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen on August 6.

ASEAN+3 to contribute more to regional economic connectivity

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ASEAN+3 to contribute more to regional economic connectivity

Foreign ministers of ASEAN countries and three partner nations - China, the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Japan (ASEAN+3) - met in Singapore on August 4, agreeing on the need for ASEAN+3 to continue contributing to economic connectivity and opening trend in the region.

Vietnam, China agree to strengthen bilateral ties

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Vietnam, China agree to strengthen bilateral ties

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on August 3 agreed to continue reinforcing and strengthening the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership between Vietnam and China.

Singapore, China pledge to strengthen bilateral cooperation

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Singapore, China pledge to strengthen bilateral cooperation

Singaporean President Halimah Yacob met with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 51) and related meetings in Singapore on August 3, promising to deepen bilateral cooperation.