Biazon seeks approval of sea lanes bill to address WPS issues » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2019, September 12). Biazon seeks approval of sea lanes bill to address WPS issues. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved September 18, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/09/18/biazon-seeks-approval-of-sea-lanes-bill-to-address-wps-issues/ Biazon seeks approval of sea lanes bill to address WPS issues By Ben Rosario, MB ON September 18, 2019 Muntinlupa City Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon yesterday batted for the passage … Continue reading

Commercial WPS deal | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Wakefield, F. (2019, September 16). Commercial WPS deal. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/16/commercial-wps-deal/ Commercial WPS deal Published on September 16, 2019 12:05 AM By Francis Wakefield China and the Philippines agreed to undertake the joint exploration deal in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) “on a commercial … Continue reading

West Philippine Sea joint exploration not a done deal — Palace | Philstar.com

Reference: Viray, P. L. (2019, September 13). West Philippine Sea joint exploration not a done deal — Palace. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/13/1951490/west-philippine-sea-joint-exploration-not-done-deal-palace West Philippine Sea joint exploration not a done deal — Palace Patricia Lourdes Viray (Philstar.com) – September 13, 2019 – 11:43am MANILA, Philippines — Following President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of … Continue reading

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

DFA chief: No renegotiation of MDT | Philstar.com

Reference: Lee-Brago, P. (2019, July 25). DFA chief: No renegotiation of MDT. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/25/1937724/dfa-chief-no-renegotiation-mdt DFA chief: No renegotiation of MDT Pia Lee-Brago (The Philippine Star) – July 25, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has refused to participate in any effort to renegotiate the … Continue reading

FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2019, July 22). FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/22/1936926/full-text-dutertes-2019-sona-speech FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address (Philstar.com) – July 22, 2019 – 7:21pm [Delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on 22 July … Continue reading

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

Fourth SoNA about legacy | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 18). Fourth SoNA about legacy. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/fourth-sona-about-legacy/ Fourth SoNA about legacy By Hananeel Bordey – July 18, 2019 12:05 AM It will be all about the legacy that President Rodrigo Duterte wants to leave Filipinos when he steps down in … Continue reading

Duterte invokes PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. & Hachero, A. (2019, July 18). Duterte invokes PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/duterte-invokes-ph-us-mutual-defense-treaty Duterte invokes PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty BY JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR and ASHZEL HACHERO – July 18, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte yesterday asked the United States to enforce a military treaty between Manila and Washington … Continue reading

High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 17). High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300003/high-court-gags-solgen-ibp-over-kalikasan-writ.html High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ posted July 17, 2019 at 01:35 am by Rey E. Requejo The Supreme Court has issued a gag order to stop the involved parties from … Continue reading

Short, sweet this one | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 17). Short, sweet this one. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/short-sweet-this-one/ Short, sweet this one By Elmer N. Manuel – July 17, 2019 12:05 AM With President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SoNA) just around the bend, presidential spokesman Salvador … Continue reading

Sereno urges public: Join anti-Rody rallies | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Africa, R. (2019, July 17). Sereno urges public: Join anti-Rody rallies. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sereno-urges-public-join-anti-rody-rallies Sereno urges public: Join anti-Rody rallies By RAYMOND AFRICA – July 17, 2019 FORMER Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno yesterday asked Filipinos to join mass actions against President Duterte next week when he delivers his … 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

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