Disputed islands http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22675/all en Fresh anti-Japan protests break out across China http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/japan/120918/fresh-anti-japan-protests-break-out-across-china <p>TOKYO &ndash; Protests have spread to about 100 cities. Japanese companies have shuttered factories and warned expatriates to avoid demonstrations for their own safety. Thousands of people had gathered outside the Japanese embassy in Beijing by early afternoon, but were vastly outnumbered by police and paramilitary teams. And in an act of civic aggression, about 1,000 Chinese fishing vessels headed for the Japanese-held islands.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/japan/120918/fresh-anti-japan-protests-break-out-across-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Disputed islands Asia-Pacific China Political Risk Japan Tue, 18 Sep 2012 10:52:00 +0000 Justin McCurry 5719637 at http://www.globalpost.com China: Anti-Japan protests cool, but economic effects could be long-lasting http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120919/china-japan-island-row-senkaku-diaoyu <p>TAIPEI &mdash; Enter into a territorial dispute with China at your own economic peril. That was the gist of what analysts had to say about the most recent round of anti-Japanese protests in China.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120919/china-japan-island-row-senkaku-diaoyu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Disputed islands Conflict Zones Asia-Pacific Diplomacy China Political Risk Japan Thu, 20 Sep 2012 10:23:24 +0000 Cain Nunns 5719783 at http://www.globalpost.com