China and Vietnam conducted a joint mission in the Beibu Gulf between Vietnam and China's Hainan Island from August 18 to August 20 to patrol fishing waters in the two counties' "common fishery zone".[Details]
The China-ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Free Trade Area would be completely operative in 2010 as scheduled, a senior official from the Ministry of Commerce said Thursday.[Details]

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INDONESIA plans to unlock more sectors to overseas investors including health, agriculture and creative, although it will not allow investment in telecommunication towers, the head of the country's in...[Details]


Situated at the southwestern end of China's coastal area,Guangxi Beibu Gulf Economic Zone mainly consists of four cities,that is ,Nanning, Beihai,Qinzhou and Fandgchenggang. To its east is Pearl River Delta, to its south, Beibu Gulf, to its back,southwest China and to its front, Southeast Asia. Standing at the convergence of South China economic rim, Southwestern China economic rim and ASEAN economic rim, linking the east,middle and west China,BGEZ plays an irreplaceable role in regional cooperation like PPRD, PBG and between China and ASEAN.