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China’s lebenstraum

ADOLF HITLER brought into the world’s consciousness the term Lebensraum or “living space”, a concept which comprises policies and practices of settler colonialism. This concept proliferated in Germany from the 1890s to the 1940s but it took a Hitler to implement it. His armed forces rampaged through western and eastern Europe while its ally, Japan, […] The post China’s lebenstraum appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianJun 13th, 2018

Mactan-Cebu International Airport’s new terminal fully operational by July 1

The Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) airport will be fully operational by July 1 as it opens its new passenger terminal to international flights. The management announcedon Mondaythat the second terminal would cater to international flights such as South Korea and China. "This formal communications serves to notify the public that Terminal 2 of Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) will be commissioned for full operations onJuly 1, 2018," the advisory dated June 22 stated. The management noted that all international flights that would depart and arrive in the country after2 a.m.ofJuly 1 would use the new terminal. But all international flights that would depart and ar...Keep on reading: Mactan-Cebu International Airport’s new terminal fully operational by July 1.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News6 hr. 58 min. ago

China s Belt and Road Initiative poses risks — experts

Despite the opportunities that China's Belt and Road Initiative has to offer, the Philippine government should be wary of dealing with Chinese contractors......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News7 hr. 45 min. ago

Mattis visits China amid Korea talks, strategic tensions

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, USA – US Secretary of Defense James Mattis will make his first visit to China this week amid rising tensions between the two countries but also a deep need for Beijing's support in nuclear talks with North Korea. Mattis told reporters on Sunday, June 24, he wants ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News8 hr. 45 min. ago

Chinese military aircraft lands again in Davao to refuel

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 24 June) — The Chinese military aircraft Ilyushing Il-76 which landed here on June 8 to refuel en route to New Zealand made an almost two-hour layover at the Davao International Airport on Saturday on its way back to China. Major Ezra Balagtey, Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastmincom) public information officersaid the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

Malacañang confirms new landing of China plane in Davao

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Malacañang confirmed that a Chinese plane landed again in Davao City, hometown of President Rodrigo Duterte, for a "refueling stop" this weekend. "All licenses, permits, and protocols issued and observed," Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said.  This was also the case with the Chinese ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

ONE: Kingad scores UD win over Ma, Menchavez gets KO d in 10 secs

MACAU--Team Lakay's Danny Kingad tallied two straight wins after scoring a unanimous decision victory over China's Ma Hao Bin in their flyweight division tussle in ONE: Pinnacle of Power.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

ONE Championship: Eustaquio is new World Flyweight champ

ONE Championship (ONE) returned to the glamorous entertainment capital of Asia with another evening of authentic world-class martial arts action. The packed Studio City Event Center in Macau, China played host to ONE: PINNACLE OF POWER, featuring the absolute best in local and international martial arts talent. ONE Championship: Eustaquio is new World Flyweight champ… link: ONE Championship: Eustaquio is new World Flyweight champ.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

ONE: Kingad scores UD win over Ma, Menchavez gets KO’d in 10 secs

MACAU---Team Lakay's Danny Kingad tallied two straight wins after scoring a unanimous decision victory over China's Ma Hao Bin in their flyweight division tussle in ONE: Pinnacle of Power Saturday at Studio City here in Macau. Kingad was the first of four Filipino fighters, and the first of three Team Lakay members, to fight in the card and he immediately became the benchmark in terms of electrifying the crowd. In a match that saw fast-paced striking---whichunfortunately resulted in two accidental low blows by Kingad in the second round---and slippery grappling, both fighters immediately became crowd darlings. Kingad (7-1) had control for much of the third round that started...Keep on reading: ONE: Kingad scores UD win over Ma, Menchavez gets KO’d in 10 secs.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

China steel firm investing $3 billion in Philippines

Chinese steel manufacturer Panhua Group Co. Ltd. plans to invest up to $3 billion to develop an integrated steel industry in the country, the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

China, ASEAN to tackle S. China Sea this June

China, ASEAN to tackle S. China Sea this June.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Chinese plane refuels anew at Davao airport

A military cargo plane of China has reportedly landed anew at the Davao International Airport (DIA) yesterday. According to reports, People’s Liberation Army Air Force’s IL-76 with tail number 21407 made a quick pitstop to refuel at DIA after participating in a two-week military exercise known as Skytrain 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand. It was […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

China’s crude oil output falls 1.6 pct in May

China’s crude oil output fell 1.6 percent year on year in May, data from the National Development and Reform Commission showed. Crude oil output came in at 16 million tonnes during the period, which saw 51 million tonnes of crude refined, up 8.2 percent year on year. China is one of the world’s largest oil […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Where does the Philippines source most of its imported goods?

China, Japan and South Korea remained as the country’s top source of imports, accounting for 39% of the total from January to April this year, preliminary data from the Philippine Statistics Authority showed. The value of imports from China and South Korea posted double-digit annual growths of 14.7% and 37%, respectively. Meanwhile, imports from Japan […] The post Where does the Philippines source most of its imported goods? appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

BoC operatives seize P28.92-M smuggled goods at major seaports

The Bureau of Customs (BoC) confiscated smuggled goods approximately worth P28.92 million at the two major seaports in Manila. Three shipments consigned to I-Genex Cargo Forwarder, 188 Fortune Merchandising and Hepomlan Trading, which arrived at the Manila International Container Port from Korea and China were seized. Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña said I-Genex Cargo Forwarder declared […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Cayetano, Pompeo discuss South China Sea in Washington

Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano met US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo here on Thursday to discuss regional issues such as the South China Sea, counterterrorism and North Korea......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Asian traders end brutal week cautiously

HONG KONG: Asian investors ended a tumultuous week on a cautious note Friday as the prospect of a debilitating global trade war hung over regional markets. As European Union tariffs on key US goods — including jeans, bourbon and motorcycles — came into effect, there were fears China and the US would carry through with [...] The post Asian traders end brutal week cautiously appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

No More Fish in the Sea: Masinloc Fisherfolk Speak Up

OBSCURE DIPLOMACY aside, there are other aspects of China's presence in Philippine waters worth reporting.The plight of the fishermen, harassed or taunted, even prevented, by Chinese vessels.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

Chinese mother sits in on son’s classes for 3 years

A Chinese mother sat in on her son's junior high class for three years to keep an eye on him. The Chinese mother, identified as Dai Jihua, sat in on over 3,000 classes beside her son who was simply identified as Xiao Hua. She did this during his three years in junior high school to keep an eye on Hua's studies, according to a report by Yangtze River Daily via South China Morning Post. Hua's teacher from his school in Wuhan, Hubei province, advised his mother Dai to join a class one time to figure out why he was doing poorly. Hua previously had no trouble in primary school. Dai later discovered that her son's attention span was too short and he would easily get distracted. So...Keep on reading: Chinese mother sits in on son’s classes for 3 years.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

Trump wants another meeting with DU30

US President Donald Trump hopes to have another meeting with President Duterte as the United States and the Philippines move to reinforce their alliance amid common concerns including China’s aggressive actions in the South China Sea. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo raised the hope of a new meeting between the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

China, Nepal to build Tibet-Kathmandu rail link

BEIJING, China – China and Nepal have agreed to build a railway connecting Tibet with Kathmandu, among a raft of deals signed during the Nepali prime minister's visit to Beijing, reports said Friday, June 22. Nepal is seeking closer ties and much-needed energy and infrastructure investment from China, which has flexed ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018