Duterte dares US: Take over WPS | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 18). Duterte dares US: Take over WPS. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300096/duterte-dares-us-take-over-wps.html Duterte dares US: Take over WPS posted July 18, 2019 at 02:00 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Rey E. Requejo Invokes mutual defense treaty amid China row President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday … Continue reading

‘Duterte pursuing best option in row with China’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 16). ‘Duterte pursuing best option in row with China’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98duterte-pursuing-best-option-row-china%E2%80%99 ‘Duterte pursuing best option in row with China’ By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte is pursuing the “best” option available to peacefully solve the territorial dispute between the Philippines and … Continue reading

Interloper has no mandate | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, July 16). Interloper has no mandate. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/16/interloper-has-no-mandate/ Interloper has no mandate By Elmer N. Manuel – July 16, 2019 12:07 AM Solicitor General Jose Calida The vicious critics of President Rodrigo Duterte on the West Philippine Sea (WPS) conflict should … Continue reading

Carpio Janus-faced on sea row stance | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2019, July 14). Carpio Janus-faced on sea row stance. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/14/carpio-janus-faced-on-sea-row-stance/ Carpio Janus-faced on sea row stance By Mario J. Mallari – July 14, 2019 12:05 AM Political bias rather than his projected brilliance in law seemed to prevail over Senior … Continue reading

3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 13). 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299684/3-years-after-arbitral-win-vs-china-sea-claims.html 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims posted July 13, 2019 at 01:55 am by Rey E. Requejo and Macon Ramos-Araneta, MJ Blancaflor Carpio, Del Rosario … Continue reading

Nation should assert South China Sea rights — SWS poll | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 12). Nation should assert South China Sea rights — SWS poll. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/nation-should-assert-south-china-sea-rights-sws-poll/ Nation should assert South China Sea rights — SWS poll July 12, 2019 | 8:06 pm Protesters hold a sign at a dialogue during a protest on China’s deployment of missiles on the … Continue reading

China can’t fish in PH waters, Palace clarifies | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Requejo, R. (2019, June 28). China can’t fish in PH waters, Palace clarifies. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298413/china-can-t-fish-in-ph-waters-palace-clarifies.html China can’t fish in PH waters, Palace clarifies By Nathaniel Mariano and Rey E. Requejo – June 28, 2019 The government is not waiving the country’s sovereign rights and will enforce the law … Continue reading

Go ahead, impeach | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019. June 28). Go ahead, impeach. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/28/go-ahead-impeach/ Go ahead, impeach By Kristina Maralit – June 28, 2019 Make your move Presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo takes the cudgels for President Rodrigo Duterte amid threats from his critics of a new impeachment complain … Continue reading

Impeach Duterte? Go file a complaint, says Malacañang | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. & Montemayor, J. (2019, June 28). Impeach Duterte? Go file a complaint, says Malacañang. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/impeach-duterte-go-file-complaint-says-malaca%C3%B1ang Impeach Duterte? Go file a complaint, says Malacañang BY ASHZEL HACHERO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – June 28, 2019 FORMER Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario yesterday said President Duterte … Continue reading

China barred from fishing in PH—Carpio | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2019, June 27). China barred from fishing in PH—Carpio. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298319/china-barred-from-fishing-in-ph-carpio.html China barred from fishing in PH—Carpio By Rey E. Requejo – June 27, 2019 The Philippine government cannot allow Chinese fishermen to fish in the country’s exclusive economic zone because this would violate the 1987 Constitution, Supreme Court … Continue reading

‘Chinese fishing in exclusive waters violates Constitution’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Hachero, A. (2019, June 27). ‘Chinese fishing in exclusive waters violates Constitution’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98chinese-fishing-exclusive-waters-violates-constitution%E2%80%99 ‘Chinese fishing in exclusive waters violates Constitution’  BY VINCE NONATO and ASHZEL HACHERO – June 27, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte’s willingness to let the Chinese fish in the Philippine exclusive economic zone … Continue reading

Gloria Arroyo supports joint exploration with China Read | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J.. (2018, August 22). Gloria Arroyo supports joint exploration with China Read. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/22/1844757/gloria-arroyo-supports-joint-exploration-china Gloria Arroyo supports joint exploration with China Read By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – August 22, 2018 MANILA, Philippines — Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo said yesterday she supports President Duterte’s plan for the country … Continue reading

SC leaves trial courts work suspension on executive judges’ call | Inquirer News

Reference: Torres-Tupas, T. (2018, August 13). SC leaves trial courts work suspension on executive judges’ call. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020503/sc-leaves-trial-courts-work-suspension-on-executive-judges-call SC leaves trial courts work suspension on executive judges’ call By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ INQUIRER.net / 08:42 AM August 13, 2018 Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio has allowed executive judges … Continue reading

Robredo’s net satisfaction rating remains ‘good’ despite two-point drop — SWS | Inquirer News

Reference: Corrales, N. (2018, July 26). Robredo’s net satisfaction rating remains ‘good’ despite two-point drop — SWS. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014610/robredos-net-satisfaction-rating-remains-good-despite-two-point-drop-sws Robredo’s net satisfaction rating remains ‘good’ despite two-point drop — SWS By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:08 PM July 26, 2018. The net satisfaction rating of Vice … Continue reading

War is not an option – Manila Standard

Reference: [Manila Standard]. (2018, May 30). Philippine Rise now a protected area—Duterte. manilastandard.net. Retrieved May 30, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/opinion/editorial/266861/war-is-not-an-option.html War is not an option posted May 30, 2018 at 12:50 am by  Manila Standard In defending his policy of appeasing China, President Duterte likes to say that we could go to war with our giant neighbor to … Continue reading

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