◆210615 BBC https://ux.nu/C5ywt
China Taishan plant: 'Performance issue' reported at nuclear facility
The facility's Chinese part-owner, China Guangdong Nuclear Power Group, refuted claims of a leak on Monday. What went wrong at the plant? EDF said there was a build up of noble gases in part of the ...
◆210615 CNN https://ux.nu/p4ZUr
Exclusive: US assessing reported leak at Chinese nuclear power facility
(CNN) The US government has spent the past week assessing a report of a leak at a Chinese nuclear power plant, after a ... Director for China Laura Rosenberger and Senior Director for Arms Control Mallory Stewart, according to US officials.
◆210615 Nikkei Asia https://ux.nu/GUEOS
ASEAN defense ministers to meet as South China Sea ...
The Philippines has protested the persistent presence of Chinese vessels in its economic zone. Vietnam expanded its maritime forces. Even Indonesia, which does not have a direct dispute with China, has moved to bolster its navy. Late on ...
◆210615 South China Morning Post https://ux.nu/haFN6
Philippines once again suspends termination of troop pact with US
... Rodrigo Duterte terminated the Visiting Forces Agreement with the US last year but has suspended that decision for another six months; This comes as South China Sea tensions with China rise and after the US added the Philippines to the ...
◆210615 National Catholic Reporter https://ux.nu/yU3Z6
Philippine bishops welcome halt to mega-dam construction ...
Manila, Philippines — The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines has welcomed a decision by the country's ... The Chinese-funded $254 million Kaliwa Dam project in Quezon province, south of the capital Manila, has been mired in controversy, ucanews.com reported. ... held hearings on the dam, investigating both the contract with China for construction of the dam and whether a process was ...
◆210615 The Defense Post https://ux.nu/bKaQi
Vietnam Expands Maritime Presence Amid South China Sea Tension
Forming a maritime militia off the country's southern coast also helps in expanding oil and gas exploration and transportation in the area, according to a Nikkei Asia report. Meanwhile, Vietnam's 9th Military Region Deputy Commander, Major ...
◆210615 The Online Citizen https://ux.nu/C3CoB
Will ASEAN turn to China to put pressure on Myanmar?
China is one of Myanmar's closest allies which expressed support for the implementation of the five-point consensus on Myanmar as ... China's support to ASEAN to follow up on the five-points of consensus will be highly appreciated because this will ... More than half 57 per cent of China's investment in Myanmar goes into the power sector, while the rest is diversified into oil ... Myanmar's instability is likely to have a major impact on China's flagship project, the Belt and Road Initiatives.
◆210615 Khmer Times https://ux.nu/IDaEY
The prospects and challenges of Cambodia-Russia relations
Currently, it has been trying to project its power in Asia which is known through Putin's “Turn to East” foreign policy. ... Currently, the negotiation process on installing electric facilities run by nuclear power between Cambodian and Russian ... When it depends too much on Dam construction from China, it would endanger the ecosystem along the Mekong delta that ... In addition, Vietnam, Brunei already signed an FTA with EAEU while Thailand, Malaysia expressed their interest in the ...
◆210615 The Indian Express https://ux.nu/6txMH
India-China relations, a year after Galwan
In June 2020, PLA troops “surprised” India in the Ladakh sector of the contested LoAC (line of actual control) where the Indian Army lost 20 lives, including that of Colonel Santosh Babu in the Galwan valley. In a welcome move, Defence Minister ...
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◆210615 Times of India https://ux.nu/PwOzh
India behind China & Pakistan in nuclear-warheads but not worried
NEW DELHI: India is confident of its strategic deterrence capability, which will get a greater punch with the ongoing induction of Agni-V missiles and Rafale fighters as well the commissioning of nuclear submarine INS Arighat this year, though it ...
◆210615 SPE JPT https://ux.nu/ed8fR
India on Track To Supplant China as Biggest Energy Consumer
“By 2040, India's power system eclipses the European Union's and becomes the world's third largest,” the IEA predicted, adding that “India will become the second largest growth market for renewable energy after China (and) a world leader in ...