Tag: South

Can the dispute in the South China Sea escalate into a full-blown war?

Can the dispute in the South China Sea escalate into a full-blown war?

For several years now, the South China Sea has appeared to be a bone of contention. After China militarized some man-made islands ...
South China Sea: PLA protests as US warship sails near Mischief Reef

South China Sea: PLA protests as US warship sails near Mischief Reef

China's military protested after a U.S. warship sailed into waters around the controversial Chinese-occupied mischief reef in the South China Sea, ...
South Korea fires a ballistic missile down from submarines for the first time while the North prepares for the military parade

South Korea fires a ballistic missile down from submarines for the first time while the North prepares for the military parade

South Korea has successfully tested a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) for the first time, making it the first non-nuclear country to de ...
South China Sea: Beijing’s foreign ships move “can go the same way as ADIZ”

South China Sea: Beijing’s foreign ships move “can go the same way as ADIZ”

China's regulations requiring notification of overseas ships entering its claimed territorial waters are unlikely to be followed by countries conte ...
Coronavirus: Scientists from South Africa observe new variant with high mutation rate

Coronavirus: Scientists from South Africa observe new variant with high mutation rate

Scientists in South Africa are monitoring a new variant of coronavirus with an unusually high mutation rate and the incidence of which has graduall ...
Roundtable highlights nuclear solutions to tackle plastic pollution in North, Central, South America and the Caribbean

Roundtable highlights nuclear solutions to tackle plastic pollution in North, Central, South America and the Caribbean

Plastic pollution is a problem that transcends national borders as one of the most pressing global environmental challenges today that directl ...
Kamala Harris says the US is not looking for a conflict with Beijing, but will instead express itself in the South China Sea

Kamala Harris says the US is not looking for a conflict with Beijing, but will instead express itself in the South China Sea

The United States welcomes the competition and is not seeking a conflict with Beijing, but will speak out on issues such as maritime disputes in th ...
South Korea wants to slow down Google and demand dominance in In-P purchases

South Korea wants to slow down Google and demand dominance in In-P purchases

South Korea is likely to ban Google and Bitten from requiring software developers to use their payment systems, effectively preventing them from ta ...