South Korean Shipbuilding Hub Battens Down the Hatches as Orders Sink by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Geoje Island, off the southeastern tip of the Korean peninsula, appears as prosperous as ever: foreign cars cruise the streets, young mothers pushing strollers converge on coffee shops, and workers on motorcycles pour into bustling shipyards.

Published: May 31, 2016 at 03:44PM

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As Beijing Flexes Muscles in South China Sea, Malaysia Eyes Harder Response by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Spotting a large vessel off the coast of Sarawak state in March, officers on a Malaysian patrol boat were shocked when it steamed toward them at high speed, blaring its horn before veering off to reveal “Chinese Coast Guard” emblazoned on its side.

Published: May 31, 2016 at 03:25PM

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