Tag archive for ‘China – Indonesia Relations’
By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Beijing Wants to Boost China – ASEAN Relations: Win-Win vs Claw-or-Paw

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : China’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang, during his weekly press conference, in the first week of January 2017, said that the government in Beijing always regarded ASEAN as More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Friday, July 8th, 2016

China Rejects Court Ruling on South China Sea – Conflict would Bust the Global Economy

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : After the Permanent Court of Arbitration ruled on the Chinese – Philippines dispute over territories in the South China Sea, the Chinese Foreign Ministry, on Thursday, announced More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, June 20th, 2016

Indonesia Underpins Need Settling South China Sea Dispute and Regional Stability

nsnbc : Arrmanatha Nasir, a spokesman for Indonesia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, reiterated that Indonesia calls for regional stability over regional disputes in the South China Sea. Arrmanatha noted that More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, June 13th, 2016

Indonesia Aims at Becoming a Global Maritime Axis

nsnbc : Susi Pudjiastuti, Indonesia’s Minister of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, calls on various parties to support the aspirations of the administration of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) of developing the More...

By nsnbc On Sunday, May 15th, 2016

Indonesia to Upgrade Air Force with Russian SU-35 Jets

nsnbc : Indonesia plans to modernize its Air Force by acquiring SU-35 jets from Russia. The decision to opt for the SU-35 is in part based on the fact that Indonesia has a fleet of earlier Sukhoi models in its More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

How the push to unite South-East Asia against Chinese expansionism could backfire

Scott Edwards (TC) : After years of rising anxiety, China’s push for dominance in the South China Sea is still rattling nerves among its neighbours, and in the world beyond. Beijing’s territorial claims and More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Landing of Chinese Military Plane on Spratly Island Concerns South China Sea Neighbors

Christof Lehmann  (nsnbc) : A Chinese military aircraft made the first “official” landing on the disputed Spratly Island in the South China Sea. China’s territorial claims within what it designates More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, April 8th, 2016

Indonesia Builds 12 Submarines to Address Ermerging Security Challenges

nsnbc : Indonesia aims at building 12 submarines, the first to be built in a Southeast Asian country. The infrastructure for the project will be launched in September. The decision to build the submarines come as More...

China's controversial nine-dashed-line overlaps with Economic Exclusion Zones of its neighbors.
By nsnbc On Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Malaysia Summons Chinese Ambassador over South China Sea Fishery

 nsnbc : The Malaysian government, on Thursday, summoned China’s ambassador to Kuala Lumpur to voice Malaysia’s concerns about what it described as an encroachment by a large number of Chinese-flagged More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, March 20th, 2016

Indonesia Affirms Neutrality About South China Sea Conflict

nsnbc : Dr. Dewi Fortuna Anwar, deputy for government policy support of the Vice President Secretariat, affirmed the Indonesian government’s neutral policy over the simmering South China Sea conflict and More...