DUTERTE ON CHINA VS. TAIWAN CONFLICT: A simple mistake could start a war 

Government keeps neutral stance on row MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte said his administration will remain neutral amid the escalating conflict between China and Taiwan.Duterte said he was relieved that there is no tension in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) … Continue reading DUTERTE ON CHINA VS. TAIWAN CONFLICT: A simple mistake could start a war 

“FAKE NEWS” MARS DUTERTE THAILAND VISIT

‘Unthinking’ critics behind ‘bogus’ news     Malacañang on Saturday took a swipe at President Rodrigo Duterte’s “unthinking” critics, who peddled “bogus” news about the supposed order of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn for the Chief Executive to “behave” while attending ASEAN summits in Thailand. Andanar to ask NBI to trace source of fake news on PRRD Thai King’s ‘order’ for PRRD to ‘behave’ is ‘fake news’: Andanar  An edited October 31 edition of Thailand-based newspaper Bangkok Post  that carried the headline, “King orders PH Duterte, behave during Asean summit”, went viral on social media. “The Palace condemns the latest black … Continue reading “FAKE NEWS” MARS DUTERTE THAILAND VISIT

DUTERTE, XI WANT CODE OF CONDUCT IN SOUTH CHINA SEA FAST-TRACKED

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said that President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi have agreed that the Code of Conduct (COC) in the South China Sea should be completed immediately.   “Acknowledging the importance of a COC in the South China Sea to … Continue reading DUTERTE, XI WANT CODE OF CONDUCT IN SOUTH CHINA SEA FAST-TRACKED

Xi rejects Philippines’ arbitral win in South China Sea

Chinese President Xi Jinping rejected the Philippines’ legal victory against China on the South China Sea after President Rodrigo Duterte raised the arbitral ruling during their bilateral meeting in Beijing Thursday. “President Duterte was also steadfast in raising with President … Continue reading Xi rejects Philippines’ arbitral win in South China Sea

GO: Duterte ‘ready’ to protect PH interests in China trip

President Rodrigo Duterte is ready to protect the Philippines’ interests, particularly in the West Philippine Sea, during his upcoming trip to China from Aug. 28 to 31, Senator Christopher “Bong” Go said on Monday. The former Special Assistant to the … Continue reading GO: Duterte ‘ready’ to protect PH interests in China trip

DUTERTE, WIDODO TO DISCUSS PINOY FISHERMEN DETAINED IN INDONESIA

Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said the repatriation of Filipino fishermen detained by Indonesian authorities will be taken up by President Rodrigo Duterte and Indonesian President Joko Widodo when the two presidents meet in a meeting … Continue reading DUTERTE, WIDODO TO DISCUSS PINOY FISHERMEN DETAINED IN INDONESIA