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

Calida: Parties agree to junk writ of kalikasan petition | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2019, July 10). Calida: Parties agree to junk writ of kalikasan petition. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/calida-parties-agree-junk-writ-kalikasan-petition Calida: Parties agree to junk writ of kalikasan petition By ASHZEL HACHERO – July 10, 2019 SOLICITOR General Jose Calida yesterday said parties in a petition seeking a writ of kalikasan “agreed that … Continue reading

Oral arguments held today on ‘kalikasan’ petition | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2019, July 02). Oral arguments held today on ‘kalikasan’ petition. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/oral-arguments-held-today-%E2%80%98kalikasan%E2%80%99-petition Oral arguments held today on ‘kalikasan’ petition By ASHZEL HACHERO – July 02, 2019 THE Supreme Court is set to hold oral arguments today on petition filed by fisherfolk from Palawan and Zambales seeking to … 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

Carpio urges PH to protest China militarization of South China Sea » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, May 22). Carpio urges PH to protest China militarization of South China Sea. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 22, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/22/carpio-urges-ph-to-protest-china-militarization-of-south-china-sea/ Carpio urges PH to protest China militarization of South China Sea Updated May 22, 2018, 3:33 PM By Rey Panaligan Acting Chief Justice Antonio T. Carpio has urged the government … Continue reading

Gov’t agencies remain mum on Chinese bombers | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2018, May 21). Gov’t agencies remain mum on Chinese bombers. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 21, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/gov%E2%80%99t-agencies-remain-mum-chinese-bombers Gov’t agencies remain mum on Chinese bombers May 21, 2018 BY ASHZEL HACHERO and VICTOR REYES THE Department of Foreign Affairs, the Armed Forces, and the Department of National Defense remained mum yesterday … Continue reading

Senator moves for inquiry on Chinese missiles | BusinessWorld

Reference: Aguinaldo, C. A. (2018, May 7). Senator moves for inquiry on Chinese missiles. BusinessWorld. Retrieved May 15, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/senator-moves-for-inquiry-on-chinese-missiles/ Senator moves for inquiry on Chinese missiles May 7, 2018 | 8:48 pm By Camille A. Aguinaldo SENATOR Antonio F. Trillanes IV on Monday filed a resolution seeking an investigation into China’s deployment of missiles … Continue reading

Areas in Palawan within range of Chinese missiles, Alejano says | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Cabico, G. K. (2018, May 9). Areas in Palawan within range of Chinese missiles, Alejano says. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/08/1813336/areas-palawan-within-range-chinese-missiles-alejano-says Areas in Palawan within range of Chinese missiles, Alejano says Gaea Katreena Cabico (philstar.com) – May 9, 2018 – 3:34pm MANILA, Philippines — A former Marine officer in the House … Continue reading

Senator moves for inquiry on Chinese missiles | BusinessWorld

Reference: Aguinaldo, C. A. (2018, May 7). Senator moves for inquiry on Chinese missiles. BusinessWorld. Retrieved May 9, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/senator-moves-for-inquiry-on-chinese-missiles/ Senator moves for inquiry on Chinese missiles May 7, 2018 | 8:48 pm By Camille A. Aguinaldo SENATOR Antonio F. Trillanes IV on Monday filed a resolution seeking an investigation into China’s deployment of … Continue reading

China confirms ‘deployment’ in Spratlys | BusinessWorld

Reference: Aguinaldo, C. A. (2018, May 4). China confirms ‘deployment’ in Spratlys. BusinessWorld. Retrieved May 9, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/china-confirms-deployment-in-spratlys/ China confirms ‘deployment’ in Spratlys May 4, 2018 | 7:36 pm By Camille A. Aguinaldo CHINA on Thursday confirmed the “deployment of necessary national defense facilities” in the Spratly islands, but stopped short of calling these … Continue reading

Solon sees futility of impeaching Duterte | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 09). Solon sees futility of impeaching Duterte. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 07, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/solon-sees-futility-impeaching-duterte Solon sees futility of impeaching Duterte By WENDELL VIGILIA May 09, 2018 AN opposition congressman wants to file another impeachment complaint against President Duterte for his perceived subservience to China in the West Philippine … Continue reading

‘PH has to make clear stand on China issue’ | Malaya Business Insight

Vigilia, W. (2018, May 07). ‘PH has to make clear stand on China issue’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 07, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98ph-has-make-clear-stand-china-issue%E2%80%99 ‘PH has to make clear stand on China issue’ By WENDELL VIGILIA May 07, 2018 AN administration congressman yesterday joined opposition lawmakers in challenging the Duterte administration to show firm resolve in … Continue reading

Senators want review of policy on China | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2018, February 06). Senators want review of policy on China. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 7, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/senators-want-review-policy-china Senators want review of policy on China By JP LOPEZ February 06, 2018 TWO senators yesterday called for a review of the country’s foreign policy direction with China in the light of reports … Continue reading

China building military hangars on 3 disputed reefs | Malaya Business Insight

China building military hangars on 3 disputed reefs | Malaya Business Insight By VICTOR REYES August 10, 2016 Source: Reyes, V. (2016, August 10). China building military hangars on 3 disputed reefs. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 10, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/china-building-military-hangars-3-disputed-reefs A WASHINGTON-BASED think tank said China is constructing “reinforced hangars,” or hangars that can … Continue reading

RP should seek US’ help sea row – solon | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

RP should seek US’ help sea row – solon | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/rp-should-seek-us-help-sea-row-solon retrieved on March 17, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Gerry Baldo Tuesday, 17 March 2015 00:00 The Philippine government should ask the help of the United States in protecting its territorial waters … Continue reading

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