China clarifies handling procedures of maritime criminal cases

China has released a circular making explicit the standard procedure for the handling of maritime criminal cases by competent authorities.

  • Work together to protect the oceans

    China has clear policies on issues relating to the South China Sea and has made remarkable progress in cooperating with countries in the region. China and the members of Association of Southeast Asian Nations attach great importance to marine collaboration.

  • China's draft coast guard law conforms to int'l practices: FM spokesperson

    China's enacting of coast guard law is a normal legislative activity of the National People's Congress, and the contents of the draft law are in line with international practices and practices in other countries, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Nov 13.