These decisions were taken during the just-concluded 13th round of border negotiations between
Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Wu Dawei and his Vietnamese counterpart Vu Dung co-chaired the border negotiations. The two sides reviewed the progress achieved since the last round and made further arrangements for the next phase of work, Xinhua news agency reported.
The two sides agreed to speed up the process on the demarcation and erection of border markers along their land boundaries in order to complete the task before 2008, it said.
The two sides will carefully investigate joint exploitation of the
Despite ideological and cultural similarities,
The last verbal spat between
The erection of structures marking the base points of
Liu made the remarks when commenting on an question that
He said that according to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and the Law of the People's Republic of
Territorial disputes on the resource-rich South China Sea have emerged among