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China’s Xi to visit Manila in November

Published: 10:29 a.m., April 11, 2018 | Updated: 12:07 a.m., April 12, 2018 HAINAN, China --- Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit the Philippines in November, the first time he will come to the country under the more friendly administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque announced Xi's decision to come to the Philippines after the Chinese leader's meeting with the Philippine President during which they discussed "joint offshore oil development," the South China Sea dispute, boosting military cooperation, and working together to combat terrorism and illegal drugs. Xi will fly to Manila after attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperat...Keep on reading: China’s Xi to visit Manila in November.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerApr 11th, 2018

Arrival of President Xi Jinping of China in Manila, Philippines, November 20, 2018 – Manila Video

President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China arrives at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 1 in Pasay City to embark on a two-day State Visit to the Republic of the Philippines on November 20-21, 2018. In his visit, the Chinese President and his delegation members are set to convene with President… link: Arrival of President Xi Jinping of China in Manila, Philippines, November 20, 2018 – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2018

LIVE: Forum on maritime disputes in the South China Sea

MANILA, Philippines – Talks about the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) dispute heated up again following the historic state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to the Philippines. A forum on Friday, November 23, planned long before the visit of Xi, aims to shed light on this issue. The event, titled Maritime ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Robredo on China deals: Don t compromise PH sovereignty

MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo told the Philippine government that it must continue to assert its sovereignty over the West Philippine Sea despite signing 29 agreements with China . Robredo made the statement on Wednesday, November 21, the second day of Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2018

LIST: Deals signed during Xi Jinping s trip to Philippines

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines and China signed 29 agreements on the first day of Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to the Philippines from Tuesday to Wednesday, November 20 to 21. Xi and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte witnessed the exchange of these agreements on Tuesday in Malacañang. Among these deals is a memorandum of understanding on oil and gas development . Here is ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

PH, China sign deal on oil, gas development in West PH Sea

  MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Philippines and China exchanged a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on oil and gas development in the West Philippine Sea on Tuesday, November 20, the first day of Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit. The MOU is a type of deal that represents a lower ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

5 ways Duterte made good on his pivot to China

MANILA, Philippines – When President Rodrigo Duterte visited Beijing in October 2016, China hailed it as signalling the “full recovery” of Chinese-Philippine ties. With Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Manila starting Tuesday, November 20, things have come full circle. (READ: Xi Jinping's schedule of activities in PH ).....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

A friend in need : China s promises to PH

MANILA, Philippines – The Duterte presidency has been marked, among other things, by a “blooming” relationship with China. The relationship gave birth to a state visit by no less than Chinese President Xi Jinping – a first in 13 years – from November 20 to 21. But before the Chinese president’s visit, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the Philippines before noon on Tuesday, November 20, for a two-day state visit that is expected to include the signing of a controversial framework for the joint exploration of the South China Sea. Xi's plane landed at ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

PH quietly prepares joint exploration deal with China for Xi visit

MANILA, Philippines – Days before Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to the country, the Philippines has been quietly preparing a framework agreement to jointly explore the South China Sea for oil and natural gas. Rappler learned from 3 independent sources as of Monday, November 19, that select Philippine officials ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Philippines, Vietnam navies play games on disputed South China Sea island

MANILA, Philippines – It was a goodwill visit that started with a symbolic handshake. On a Philippine-occupied island in the South China Sea on Saturday, November 10, Philippine and Vietnamese navies played games in the name of camaraderie. A total of 63 Vietnamese forces sailed to Northeast Cay in the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

Philippines to sign 2 big-ticket infrastructure project with China

Manila and Beijing are expected to close financing deals on two big-ticket infrastructure projects during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to the country this November, the Department of Budget and Management said yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

Nationwide round-up

Chinese envoy ‘concerned’ over US naval exercises with Xi’s Manila visit MALACAÑANG ON Tuesday said the People’s Republic of China “has expressed concern” about the scheduled naval exercise that the United States will be conducting in the South China Sea during President Xi Jingping’s visit to Manila this November. In a press briefing at the […] The post Nationwide round-up appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 9th, 2018

Mid-term project

The announced state visit to the Philippines of China’s President Xi Jinping will likely happen this November. In his message on the occasion of the 149th National Day of China last week, President Rodrigo Duterte stated he is looking forward to the forthcoming reciprocal visit of the Chinese leader in Manila......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

China’s Xi to visit Manila in November

Published: 10:29 a.m., April 11, 2018 | Updated: 12:07 a.m., April 12, 2018 HAINAN, China --- Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit the Philippines in November, the first time he will come to the country under the more friendly administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque announced Xi's decision to come to the Philippines after the Chinese leader's meeting with the Philippine President during which they discussed "joint offshore oil development," the South China Sea dispute, boosting military cooperation, and working together to combat terrorism and illegal drugs. Xi will fly to Manila after attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperat...Keep on reading: China’s Xi to visit Manila in November.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

‘China has gained the upper hand’ – maritime affairs expert

MANILA – In November last year, Filipinos were allowed to fish once more in the disputed Scarborough Shoal after a visit to Beijing by President Rodrigo Duterte, with the Chinese coast guard no longer driving the Filipinos away in favor of protecting their own fishermen. Although this seemed like good news, reported Dr. Jay Batongbacal, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsNov 24th, 2017

New Coast Guard vessels from Japan to fight piracy, patrol West PH Sea

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) will soon deploy more vessels acquired from Japan to fight piracy in Mindanao waters, and to patrol the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr made the announcement on Thursday, November 16, during the visit of Kentaro Sonoura, Special ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

China to donate P1.1 billion for Marawi rehabilitation

MANILA, Philippines – China is donating 150 million renminbi yuan or P1.15 billion for the rehabilitation of war-torn Marawi City,  Chinese Premier Li Keqiang announced during his official visit to the Philippines on Wednesday, November 15. Li made the announcement in his joint statement with President Rodrigo Duterte after their bilateral meeting in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 15th, 2017

China PM s visit to Philippines is first in 10 years

MANILA, Philippines – Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will go on a 5-day visit to the Philippines from November 12 to 16 to attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Meetings, followed by an official visit where various agreements are expected to be signed.  It would be ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 11th, 2017

Cambodia PM signs 8 deals with China | The Manila Times Online

Prime Minister Hun Sen has left for an official state visit to China where he is scheduled to meet with President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang to discuss theREAD The post Cambodia PM signs 8 deal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News10 hr. 36 min. ago

US navy chief goes to China | The Manila Times Online

WASHINGTON: The head of the US Navy will visit his Chinese counterpart next week, officials said Friday (Saturday in Manila), as the two powers seek to reduce military risks amidREAD The post US navy.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 13th, 2019