Indias assessment is that Pakistan, which is not a beneficiary of the sub-sea pipeline, was unlikely to allow the pipeline to cross its exclusive economic zone
as in 1995 when Islamabad blocked a proposed deep-sea pipeline from Oman to India because it crossed its exclusive economic zone
In Part V, Article 56, paragraph 1, the Convention states "In the exclusive economic zone
, the coastal State has sovereign rights for the purpose of exploring and exploiting, conserving and managing the natural resources, whether living or non-living, of the waters superjacent to the seabed and of the seabed and its subsoil, and with regard to other activities for the economic exploitation and exploration of the zone, such as the production of energy from the water, currents and winds.
Brunei Permanent Secretary Dato Erywan Pehin Yousuf has agreed to strengthen a campaign against China in the West Philippine Sea, the exclusive economic zone
of the Philippines in the South China Sea, said Garcia, adding this happened during the meeting of foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and India in New Delhi on March 14.
Last month, Nicosia said a Turkish survey vessel had encroached on Cyprus's exclusive economic zone
off its south coast.
Last year, Vietnam vehemently stated its opposition to the state-owned China National Offshore Oil Corporation's (CNOOC) invitation to international firms to bid on nine oil and gas blocks situated within Vietnam's exclusive economic zone
and continental shelf in the East Sea, known internationally as the South China Sea.
For his part, Bassil said the talks with his Cypriot counterpart were extremely positive and had made some progress in speeding up the demarcation of the Exclusive Economic Zone
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoy-lu has said that Turkey is closely following an initiative by Greece to set the boundaries of its exclusive economic zone
in the Aegean Sea and to start oil exploration within those boundaries, disregarding long-ongoing talks with Turkey to resolve territorial disagreements in the Aegean.
The likely discovery of large quantities of natural gas in Block 1-21 Khan Asparuh in Bulgaria's Black Sea continental shelf and exclusive economic zone
will lead to the country's gas supply independence.
We are glad to note that Chinese authorities have successfully extricated their stranded frigate from Hasa Hasa Shoal and is now on its way out of our exclusive economic zone
and continental shelf and back to China," said Raul Hernandez, a spokesman for the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs.
Qamar Zaman Kaira particularly mentioned the Prime Ministers successful endeavours to drop the paragraph from the draft joint communiqu in which Cyprus insisted that Turkey should be held responsible for violating Exclusive Economic Zone
He said that the government had taken a political decision to initiate a second round of licensing in blocks lying within Cyprus' exclusive economic zone
The exclusive economic zone
as announced by the Greek Cypriots is disputable, Erdogan said.