Robot plants Chinese flag on seabed
Aug 26, 2010
Thursday May 22, 2014
Chinese firm Citic Telecom is in discussions with Reliance Communications to buy a significant stake in its submarine cable business - Global Cloud Xchange, according to sources.
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday May 15, 2012
A US navy attack submarine has docked in a Philippine port close to the disputed shoal where Philippine and Chinese ships are locked in a standoff, a spokesman for Manila's navy said on Tuesday.
World | William J Broad, New York Times | Sunday September 12, 2010
When three Chinese scientists plunged to the bottom of the South China Sea in a tiny submarine early this summer, they did more than simply plant their nation's flag on the dark seabed.The men, who descended more than two miles in a craft the size of a small truck, also signaled Beijing's intention ...
World | The Associated Press | Thursday August 26, 2010
China announced it had successfully sent a manned submarine to the bottom of the South China Sea on Thursday, state media reported.The domestically-made submarine went 3.76 kilometres below sea level, CCTV reported. The submersible vehicle was developed for scientific purposes and 17 dives were carr...
World | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2009
The Chinese conjecture is in line with the United States view of "inadvertent encounter".