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36% of Filipinos want Chinese in Recto Bank incident sanctioned – Pulse Asia

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government should ask China to sanction the crew of the Chinese ship that caused a Filipino fishing boat to sink and abandoned its crew, 36% of respondents said in a recent public opinion survey. Moreover, 26% of Filipinos believe China itself, not just the ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJul 26th, 2019

36% of Filipinos want Chinese in Recto Bank incident sanctioned – Pulse Asia

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government should ask China to sanction the crew of the Chinese ship that caused a Filipino fishing boat to sink and abandoned its crew, 36% of respondents said in a recent public opinion survey. Moreover, 26% of Filipinos believe China itself, not just the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 26th, 2019

More Filipinos distrust China after Recto Bank incident – survey

MANILA, Philippines – More Filipinos said they distrusted China in a nationwide public opinion survey conducted after the incident between a Filipino fishing boat and a Chinese ship at Recto Bank off Palawan. In Pulse Asia Research, Incorporated’s most recent Ulat ng Bayan survey, 74% of respondents regarded China ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 26th, 2019

8 in 10 Filipinos trust, approve of Duterte after Recto Bank — Pulse Asia

An overwhelming majority of Filipinos trust and approve the performance of President Rodrigo Duterte despite criticism on his handling of the Recto Bank incident, results of the latest Pulse Asia survey suggest......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 17th, 2019

Do not discriminate against Filipinos

  THE recent statements of President Rodrigo Duterte about the Recto Bank incident and on the ensuing issues like allowing Chinese fisherman in the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Philippines have created an impression to some that the Chief Executive is favoring Chinese over Filipinos. The recent action of the Department of Trade and Industry […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2019

Rouge nation

By: Artchil B. Fernandez AS THE country celebrated its 121st independence on June 12, 2019, a grotesque incident reminds Filipinos of the current state of Philippine independence. A Chinese vessel rammed a Filipino fishing boat at Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea. After sinking the Filipino boat, the Chinese abandoned the twenty-two fishermen to […] The post Rouge nation appeared first on Daily Guardian......»»

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Duterte, Xi may discuss Recto Bank incident

President Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping may discuss the Recto Bank incident during their meeting in China this month, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 4th, 2019
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More Filipinos distrust China — Pulse Asia poll

MORE Filipinos have expressed distrust in China as of end-June month after the alleged sinking of a Filipino fishing boat by a Chinese vessel in the South China Sea, according to Pulse Asia Research Inc......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 26th, 2019

Rappler Talk: Ex-Coast Guard chief Carlos Agustin on West PH Sea

Bookmark this page to watch the interview at 3 pm on Monday, July 15! MANILA, Philippines – The report released by the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and the Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) is clear: The Chinese vessel is at fault for the Recto Bank (Reed Bank) incident involving Filipino ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2019

The Recto Bank Incident: Government Narrative Trumps Survivors Accounts

Fishermen's organizations and militant groups stage a protest at the Chinese Embassy in Makati on July 12, 2016, the day the UN Arbitral Tribunal ruled in favor of the Philippines' arbitration case.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 9th, 2019

Final PCG-Marina report: Chinese ship failed to prevent sea collision

MANILA, Philippines – The Chinese vessel involved in the Recto Bank incident failed to undertake measures to avoid colliding with the Filipino fishing boat Gem-Ver and eventually abandoned the boat's crew, in violation of maritime laws. These were among the official findings of the joint investigation carried out by the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2019

Initial Coast Guard report: Chinese ship captain liable for maritime law violations

MANILA, Philippines – The initial report of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) on the Recto Bank incident recommended that the captain of the Chinese ship that rammed into a Filipino fishing boat be held accountable for not responding to distress signals at sea. A copy of the 4-page initial report, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 5th, 2019

China rejects 3rd party in boat sinking probe

China has rejected a proposal for a third party investigator for the Recto (Reed) Bank incident and has insisted that the probe be conducted only by Philippine and Chinese authorities, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 1st, 2019

Sotto sees no problem with China fishing in Philippine waters

  MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Thursday, June 27, echoed President Rodrigo Duterte's remark that Chinese fishermen can fish in the West Philippine Sea. Sotto said that the President is being "diplomatic and stern" at the same time on the Recto Bank incident. The oil-rich reef is in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 27th, 2019

Clash of tweets: Lacson, Locsin take sides on Recto Bank issue online

MANILA, Philippines – It wasn't just ordinary Filipinos with clashing opinions on the sinking incident in the West Philippine Sea . Foreign Secretary Teodoro "Teddyboy" Locsin Jr and Senator Panfilo Lacson seemed to be butting heads over the issue as well. Both Locsin and Lacson have been very active in voicing their opinions ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 27th, 2019

Now Duterte says Filipino vessel in Recto Bank ‘sideswiped’

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday declared that the Filipino fishing boat in the Recto Bank incident was “sideswiped” and not “rammed” by a Chinese vessel as what had been reported….READ The post Now Duterte says Filipino vessel in Recto Bank ‘sideswiped’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 27th, 2019

Duterte apologizes to fishermen

  President Duterte said he does not mean to belittle the plight of the 22 fishermen who were aban­doned at sea by a Chinese vessel when he referred to the Recto Bank incident as a “little” maritime incident. In an interview with reporters in Mandaluyong City, Duterte apolo­gized to the fishermen if they feel that […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJun 25th, 2019

We need to stop putting China first

Despite the fact that many have tried to spin the maritime incident involving Chinese fishing vessel Yuemaobinyu 42212 ramming Filipino fishing boat Gem-Ver 1 near Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea – the issue still won’t fade into the night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 25th, 2019

Sotto claims Chinese vessel did not sink Philippine fishing boat

MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Monday, June 24, claimed that a Chinese ship did not sink  Philippine fishing boat Gem-Ver in Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea. In a message to reporters, Sotto shared the opinion of a "Coast Guard expert" on the June 9 incident between ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 24th, 2019