Nansha - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Nansha


Plan for new 'Hong Kong Town' in mainland China sparks backlash

Apr 25, 2018 - 7:24 PM

The MTR Corporation, which runs the Hong Kong's railway network and acts as a property developer, is exploring areas in southern China that could be used to build the outpost

People ride a train on Hong Kong's subway system on April 8, 2017.  Aaron Tam / AFP

Taiwan gives tour of disputed island, says PH providing 'wrong' info

Mar 23, 2016 - 10:05 PM

Filipino lawyers have provided wrong information misleading the world so we feel we have to come out to rebuff their claims says Taiwan s president

A member of Taiwan's coast guard speaks as he guides visiting journalists on Taiping island in the Spratlys chain in the South China Sea on March 23, 2016. Taiwan on March 23 gave its first ever international press tour of a disputed island in the South China Sea to boost its claim, less than two months after a visit by its leader sparked protests from rival claimants.  / AFP / SAM YEH

PH protests China's reclamation activity on Kagitingan Reef

Nov 25, 2014 - 2:45 PM

The Philippines has sent a note verbale to China to protest its activity on the disputed reef says Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario

TOP DIPLOMAT. File photo of Philippine Secretary Albert del Rosario

China hits Philippines over extended oil drilling

Jul 11, 2014 - 4:29 PM

The Philippines extends the permit of Forum Energy a Pangilinan led company to conduct oil drilling activities in the disputed South China Sea

'FURTHER DAMAGE.' Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei warns the Philippines about submitting its historic pleading against Beijing. File photo by AFP

China slams PH for 'premeditated provocative act'

May 08, 2014 - 5:51 PM

China accuses the Philippines of intentionally seizing the Chinese fishing boat off the coast of Palawan to elevate tensions in the West Philippine Sea South China Sea

South China Sea under new Chinese city

Jun 22, 2012 - 7:11 AM

UPDATED The new city includes territories claimed by the Philippines — Scarborough Shoal and the Spratlys

China strongly protests Vietnam's claim over islands

Jun 21, 2012 - 8:52 PM

China said it summoned Vietnam s ambassador Thursday June 21 and strongly protested a law adopted by the Vietnamese parliament that places the disputed Spratly and Paracel islands under Hanoi s sovereignty