From Xinhua, via China Daily:
China and Japan started the 10th round of talks on the East China Sea issues in Beijing on Thursday.
Director of Chinese Foreign Ministry’s Department of Asian Affairs Hu Zhengyue attended the talks as top Chinese negotiator.
The Japanese delegation is represented by Kenichiro Sasae, head of the Foreign Ministry’s Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, and Harufumi Mochizuki, director-general of Japan’s Natural Resources and Energy Agency. [Full Text]