south china sea

Phan Vinh Island in the Spratly archipelago.

Island Fever for China

May 22, 2015
Quartz and Marketplace look at the territorial dispute over the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea.
Posted In: China, south china sea, Spratly Islands
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) talks with Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Director General Cong Peiwu as he disembarks from his airplane upon arrival at Beijing International Airport in Beijing on Saturday.

China's not building islands for mere economic gain

May 15, 2015
We look at the basis of the most complex territorial dispute in the world.
Posted In: south china sea, territorial dispute, Spratly Islands, John Kerry

Why China and Vietnam are bumping boats

May 9, 2014
China is in conflict over its claim to a vast part of the South China Sea.
Posted In: south china sea

Oil and gas will drive future control of the South China Sea

Mar 25, 2014
A new book explores the possible disputes over who owns the South China Sea, and its oil reserves.
Posted In: asia, China, south china sea, Japan

Clinton tackles territorial disputes on trip

Sep 3, 2012
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, visiting Asia, addressed contentious territorial issues linked to concerns over natural resources.
Posted In: China, south china sea, hillary clinton