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Taiwan not intimidated by Chinese military drills -Tsai

Posted on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 03:39 PM | No Comments
TAIPEI, Taiwan – President Tsai Ing-Wen said her government is not intimidated by China’s military drills which a senior U.S. official described as “coercion” and a threat to stability in...

One of four most endangered turtles died in China

Posted on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 12:46 PM | No Comments
The last-known female Yangtze giant softshell, one of the most endangered turtles in the world, has died in Suzhou zoo on Saturday (April 13). The female turtle was about 90...

Chinese vessels on PH seas an attack on PH sovereignty—Palace

Posted on Wednesday, 10 April 2019 07:14 PM | No Comments
Malacañang considers the presence of Chinese vessels in the West Philippine Sea as an attack on the country’s sovereignty. Aside from the Chinese vessels sighted near Pag-asa island, there are...

SWS: 4 of 10 Filipinos doubt China’s intention towards PH

Posted on Tuesday, 9 April 2019 05:55 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – A recent survey conducted by the Social Weather Stations (SWS) revealed that 4 out of 10 Filipinos do not believe that China’s intention towards the Philippines is...

Senators express concern over Chinese vessels in PH waters, probe sought

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 10:49 PM | No Comments
Senators expressed their concerns over the presence of Chinese vessels in Philippine waters. Senator Risa Hontiveros has filed a resolution on Thursday (April 4) to investigate on the issue. According...

Trump: US-China trade deal could be reached in weeks

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 09:07 PM | No Comments
United States President Donald Trump said a trade deal with China is getting very close and could be reached in about four weeks. Trump spoke at a meeting with Chinese...

Duterte tells China: Back off from Pag-asa Island

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 04:30 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has told China to back off from the Pag-asa Island amid reports that hundreds of Chinese vessels have “swarmed” the island, also known as...

Malacañang cites possibility of raising sea dispute to UN General Assembly

Posted on Tuesday, 2 April 2019 10:52 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang has cited the possibility of raising the sea dispute case against China before the United Nations (UN) General Assembly. According to Presidential Spokesperson and Chief Presidential...

Treat illegal Chinese workers fairly—China envoy to PH

Posted on Tuesday, 2 April 2019 03:38 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Chinese envoy to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua hopes that the illegal Chinese workers in the country will be treated professionally. “You have to take into consideration the...

DFA calls out to kin of repatriated Filipino suffering from amnesia

Posted on Saturday, 30 March 2019 11:07 AM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs is requesting the relatives of a Mr. Richard Soriano to contact their office. Soriano is suffering from amnesia. He was left in a hospital in...