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

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

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

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

Duterte told: Assert Philippines control of West Philippine Sea | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, July 26). Duterte told: Assert Philippines control of West Philippine Sea. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271399/duterte-told-assert-philippines-control-of-west-philippine-sea.html Duterte told: Assert Philippines control of West Philippine Sea posted July 26, 2018 at 01:00 am by Rey E. Requejo Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario on Wednesday urged President Rodrigo Duterte … Continue reading

PH has not abandoned arbitration ruling — Esperon » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Kabiling, G. (2018, May 30). PH has not abandoned arbitration ruling — Esperon. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 31, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/30/ph-has-not-abandoned-arbitration-ruling-esperon/ PH has not abandoned arbitration ruling — Esperon Updated May 30, 2018, 12:29 PM By Genalyn Kabiling The government is committed to take full advantage of the international tribunal ruling that upheld the … Continue reading

Veep urges filing of protest on Chinese missiles

Reference: Aguinaldo, C. A. and Tadalan, C. A. (2018, May 6). Veep urges filing of protest on Chinese missiles. BusinessWorld. Retrieved May 9, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/veep-urges-filing-of-protest-on-chinese-missiles/ Veep urges filing of protest on Chinese missiles May 6, 2018 | 10:39 pm By Camille A. Aguinaldo and Charmaine A. Tadalan VICE-PRESIDENT Maria Leonor G. Robredo on Sunday urged … Continue reading

DFA chief objects to qualifying of West Philippine Sea as no longer ‘disputed’ | BusinessWorld

Reference: Dela Cruz, M. N. R. (2018, March). DFA chief objects to qualifying of West Philippine Sea as no longer ‘disputed’. BusinessWorld. Retrieved March 7, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/dfa-chief-objects-qualifying-west-philippine-sea-no-longer-disputed/ DFA chief objects to qualifying of West Philippine Sea as no longer ‘disputed’ March 6, 2018 | 9:12 pm This was the reply of Foreign Affairs Secretary … Continue reading

Philippines’ sea row lawyer: Duterte adopted a policy of defeatism | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Adel, R. (2017, June 12). Philippines’ sea row lawyer: Duterte adopted a policy of defeatism. The Philippine Star. Retrieved July 12, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/07/12/1718887/florin-hilbay-south-china-sea-duterte-defeatism Philippines’ sea row lawyer: Duterte adopted a policy of defeatism By Rosette Adel (philstar.com) | Updated July 12, 2017 – 1:28pm MANILA, Philippines — A law professor who was among … Continue reading

Manila, Beijing to discuss West PH Sea dispute later this year | Inquirer News

Reference: Tubeza, P. (2017, July 12). Manila, Beijing to discuss West PH Sea dispute later this year. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 12, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/913132/manila-beijing-to-discuss-west-ph-sea-dispute-later-this-year Manila, Beijing to discuss West PH Sea dispute later this year By: Philip C. Tubeza – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:25 AM July 12, 2017 Malacañang said on Tuesday that … Continue reading

‘We won’t confront China over sea disputes,’ Abella tells Carpio | The Daily Tribune News 

Reference: Tuvera, T. (2017, June 07). ‘We won’t confront China over sea disputes,’ Abella tells Carpio. The Daily Tribune.  Retrieved June 7, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/we-won-t-confront-china-over-sea-disputes-abella-tells-carpio ‘We won’t confront China over sea disputes,’ Abella tells Carpio Written by  Ted Tuvera Wednesday, 07 June 2017 Malacañang yesterday reminded Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio that the Duterte administration wants … Continue reading

Biannual meet set on sea row | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Biannual meet set on sea row | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Tribune Wires Sunday, 21 May 2017 Reference: Tribune Wires, Rocamora, J. A. L. (2017, May 22). Biannual meet set on sea row . The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved May 22, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/biannual-meet-set-on-sea-row By … Continue reading

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