PH, China agree to shun ‘provocative acts’ on South China Sea dispute | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, September 02). PH, China agree to shun ‘provocative acts’ on South China Sea dispute. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/ph-china-agree-shun-%E2%80%98provocative-acts%E2%80%99-south-china-sea-dispute PH, China agree to shun ‘provocative acts’ on South China Sea dispute By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR September 02, 2019 THE Philippines and Chinese governments have agreed to exercise “self-restraint” … Continue reading

Xi now seeks sea reg | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, August 14). Xi now seeks sea reg. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/14/xi-now-seeks-sea-reg/ Xi now seeks sea reg By Kristina Maralit – August 14, 2019 12:05 AM Following President Rodrigo Duterte’s claim that China “could be” the cause of delay in the completion of … Continue reading

War no option in sea clash | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, June 26). War no option in sea clash. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/26/war-no-option-in-sea-clash/ War no option in sea clash By Kristina Maralit – June 26, 2019 PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte stresses a point during the Hugpong ng Pagbabago thanksgiving dinner Monday night when he … Continue reading

CoC at all costs | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2018, November 15). CoC at all costs. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/15/coc-at-all-costs/ CoC at all costs By TDT – November 15, 2018 12:05 AM SINGAPORE — President Rodrigo Duterte assumed a mission of obtaining a final draft of the Code of Conduct (CoC) to govern nations … Continue reading

Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, A. (2018, August 03). Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 03, 2018 from Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China By: Anthony Q. Esguerra – Reporter / @AEsguerraINQ INQUIRER.net / … Continue reading

China calls draft pact on sea feud a ‘breakthrough’ in talks | Inquirer News

Reference: Associated Press. (2018, August 02). China calls draft pact on sea feud a ‘breakthrough’ in talks. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017116/china-calls-draft-pact-on-sea-feud-a-breakthrough-in-talks China calls draft pact on sea feud a ‘breakthrough’ in talks Associated Press / 06:38 PM August 02, 2018 SINGAPORE — China’s top diplomat said Thursday that an initial draft of … Continue reading

Aquino: Cayetano’s politics must be as transparent as his hairstyle | Inquirer News

Reference: Reysio-Cruz, M. (2018, August 02). Aquino: Cayetano’s politics must be as transparent as his hairstyle. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017074/aquino-cayetanos-politics-must-be-as-transparent-as-his-hairstyle Aquino: Cayetano’s politics must be as transparent as his hairstyle By: Matthew Reysio-Cruz – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:08 PM August 02, 2018 Former President Benigno Aquino III took a swipe … Continue reading

Former President: Transparency, not secrecy, was our hallmark | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D.J. (2018, August 01). Former President: Transparency, not secrecy, was our hallmark. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 02, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016846/former-president-transparency-not-secrecy-was-our-hallmark BENIGNO AQUINO III ANSWERS DFA SECRETARY CAYETANO Former President: Transparency, not secrecy, was our hallmark By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 10:51 PM August 01, 2018 Transparency, not secrecy, was the hallmark … Continue reading

PH sees completion of sea code of conduct this year | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, A. (2018, July 31). PH sees completion of sea code of conduct this year. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 31, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016380/ph-sees-completion-of-sea-code-of-conduct-this-year PH sees completion of sea code of conduct this year By: Anthony Q. Esguerra – Reporter / @AEsguerraINQ INQUIRER.net / 06:33 PM July 31, 2018 The Philippines expressed confidence Tuesday that the long-overdue Code … Continue reading

Asean hopes to fast-track S. China Sea code of conduct | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Reuters. (2018, February 08). Asean hopes to fast-track S. China Sea code of conduct. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 8, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/asean-hopes-fast-track-s-china-sea-code-conduct Asean hopes to fast-track S. China Sea code of conduct February 08, 2018 SINGAPORE. – The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is hoping to expedite negotiations on a code of conduct … Continue reading

Asean, China to endorse sea code of conduct –DFA | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Valente, C. S. (2017, August 1). Asean, China to endorse sea code of conduct –DFA. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 3, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/asean-china-to-endorse-sea-code-of-conduct-dfa/341899/ Asean, China to endorse sea code of conduct –DFA | The Manila Times Online BY CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT ON AUGUST 1, 2017 The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) … Continue reading

House leaders support accord between China, ASEAN | Manila Bulletin News

House leaders support accord between China, ASEAN | mb.com.ph | Philippine News Updated May 21, 2017, 5:05 PM By Charissa Luci Reference: Luci, C. (2017, May 21). House leaders support accord between China, ASEAN. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 22, 2017 from http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/05/21/house-leaders-support-accord-between-china-asean/ House leaders rallied behind the proposed “gentleman’s agreement” between China and the Association of Southeast … Continue reading

PH prepares for South China Sea talks | Malaya Business Insight

PH prepares for South China Sea talks | Malaya Business Insight By ASHZEL HACHERO August 04, 2016 Source: Hachero, A. (2016, August 4). PH prepares for South China Sea talks. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 4, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/ph-prepares-south-china-sea-talks FOREIGN Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr. said the Philippines, with the Constitution and the ruling of … Continue reading

Almendras attends China Sea gab | Malaya Business Insight

Almendras attends China Sea gab | Malaya Business Insight June 14, 2016 FOREIGN Affairs Secretary Rene Almendras left Manila Monday to attend the two-day Special Asean-China Foreign Ministers Meeting being held in Kunming, China where the main agenda is the South China Sea dispute. Almendras said the idea of holding the meeting was taken up … Continue reading

PH-China talks seen easing sea tensions | The Manila Times Online

PH-China talks seen easing sea tensions | The Manila Times Online May 30, 2016 10:28 pm by Michael Joe T. Delizo, Reporter Source: Delino, M. T. (2016, May 30). PH-China talks seen easing sea tensions. The Manila Time. Retrieved May 31, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/ph-china-talks-seen-easing-sea-tensions/265136/ INCOMING Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr. believes that tensions in … Continue reading

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