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DFA urged to bare 100 protests filed vs China

Lawmakers yesterday called on Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano to make public the so-called hundreds of diplomatic protests filed by the government against China for its violations of Philippine sovereignty......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJun 13th, 2018

Cayetano urged to show proof of diplomatic protest vs China

Vice President Leni Robredo's camp has challenged Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano to release the "50 to 100 diplomatic protests" he claimed the government has filed against China in the last two years. "Kung gusto talaga ni Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano na magkaroon ang publiko ng "tamang impormasyon" tungkol sa panghihimasok ng Tsina sa West Philippine Sea, simulan niya sa paglabas ng "50 to 100 diplomatic protests" na sinampa daw ng DFA laban sa Tsina," Robredo spokesperson Atty. Barry Gutierrez said in a statement on Tuesday. (If Secretary Allan Peter Cayetano wants the public to have the correct information on China's actions in the West Philippine Sea, he will re...Keep on reading: Cayetano urged to show proof of diplomatic protest vs China.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Hontiveros to DFA: Bare '50-100 Diplomatic Protests' vs. China

July 11, 2018. On the eve of the second-year anniversary of the country’s historic victory before the Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Hague on the West Philippine Sea, Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros filed a resolution calling on the Senate to conduct a “foreign policy audit” to review the Duterte… Source link link: Hontiveros to DFA: Bare "50-100 Diplomatic Protests" vs. China.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Duterte urged to uphold Hague ruling on WPS during Xi Jinping’s visit

Opposition lawmakers have urged President Rodrigo Duterte to assert and uphold the Hague ruling on the West Philippine Sea (WPS) as Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the Philippines on Tuesday.   READ: Xi Jinping arrives in PH for two-day state visit   Joining protests in time for Xi's arrival, ACT Teachers Reps. Antonio Tinio and France Castro called on the Duterte administration to assert and uphold the July 2016 ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague which invalidated Beijing's claim on almost the entire WPS.   The lawmakers also warned against economic agreements with China that may place the Philippines under further deb...Keep on reading: Duterte urged to uphold Hague ruling on WPS during Xi Jinping’s visit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

50-100 protests vs China? Cayetano now says we haven t counted

MANILA, Philippines – From claiming that the Duterte administration has filed "50 to 100" diplomatic protests against China, Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano this time said they "haven't counted" the number of protests filed by Manila against Beijing.  Cayetano made this claim during the Department of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 28th, 2018

Gov’t makes quiet protests on WPS – Palace

Malacaang on Monday denied that the government had not been protesting against China's aggression in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) following a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey that showed 81 percent of Filipinos disapproved of official inaction on the sea dispute. In a radio interview, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said the government filed a protest every time Beijing violated Manila's sovereignty over the WPS, but it always did so quietly. Roque said all Filipinos should reject government inaction against Chinese aggression because the country could not allow its territory to be claimed by another state. "One hundred percent or 5 out 5 (Filipinos) should protest an...Keep on reading: Gov’t makes quiet protests on WPS – Palace.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Senate inquiry sought on diplomatic protests vs China

SENATOR Risa N. Hontiveros-Baraquel on Wednesday filed a resolution seeking a foreign policy audit to review the diplomatic protests of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) against China regarding its controversial activities in the South China Sea......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

DFA: China filed diplomatic protests

DFA: China filed diplomatic protests.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

Protests filed vs. China s activities in SCS

Protests filed vs. China s activities in SCS.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJun 1st, 2018

Experts urge Philippines to publicize protests vs China

MANILA, Philippines – Experts urged the Philippines to publicize its diplomatic protests against China's moves in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), as it was not enough for Manila to silently file a note verbale against Beijing. In an email to Rappler on Thursday evening, May 31, Asia Maritime ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 1st, 2018

Nation: US, Japan, Australia tell PHL: Use court victory in sea dispute

THE UNITED States (US), Japan and Australia yesterday urged the Philippines to "abide" by the landmark ruling it filed and won in an international tribunal against China's sweeping claims on the disputed South China Sea......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 7th, 2017

Phl protests China weapons systems on islands

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines has filed a diplomatic protest against China in response to a report by a US think tank that Beijing appears to have in.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2017

Gov't urged to file diplomatic protests vs China, US - Inquirer.net

Gov't urged to file diplomatic protests vs China, US - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsDec 18th, 2016

Iloilo business sector targets China’s ‘Maritime Silk Road’ expo

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo Iloilo City bussiness leaders were personally invited by officials of the Quanzhou Municipal People’s Government from the Fujian province of the People’s Republic of China to join this year’s Quanzhou Maritime Silk Road International Brand Expo. Quanzhou, which recently forged sister city ties with Iloilo, urged local businessmen to join the expo […] The post Iloilo business sector targets China’s ‘Maritime Silk Road’ expo appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2019

China protests visit by India s Modi to disputed border area

BEIJING, China – China on Saturday, February 9, protested the visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh , a contested region located on the border between the two countries. "The Chinese government has never recognized the so-called 'Arunachal Pradesh' and is firmly opposed to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2019

China opposes U.S. withdrawal from nuclear missile treaty

BEIJING, China – China on Saturday, February 2 said it opposes the US decision to withdraw from a landmark Cold War nuclear missile treaty and urged Washington and Russia to hold "constructive" discussions. Moscow and Washington have long accused the other of violating the key Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces agreement, which was ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2019

Palace urged to oppose China center

Palace urged to oppose China center.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2019

Vicente Loot’s wife wants graft raps dismissed

The wife of Mayor Vicente Loot of Daanbantayan, Cebu has urged the Sandiganbayan to allow her to move for the dismissal of the charges filed against her in connection with an alleged anomalous livelihood project entered into by the municipal government when she was mayor in 2007......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 31st, 2019

China appeals to US to accept its technology progress

BEIJING --- China urged Washington on Thursday to accept its industrial development after US intelligence officials said Beijing steals or copies foreign technology, as the two sides prepared for another day of talks aimed at ending a tariff war over Beijing's technology ambitions. It is "totally unreasonable to make random accusations," said a foreign ministry spokesman, Geng Shuang. On Wednesday, US intelligence officials told Congress that China is the biggest commercial and military threat to the United States. A separate report this week said Beijing will steal or copy technologies it cannot make itself. "The United States is the world's top power in terms of technology...Keep on reading: China appeals to US to accept its technology progress.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 31st, 2019

Drilon: Let juvenile law realize full potential before changing it

The Juvenile Justice and Welfare Act must be given a chance to realize its full potential before it is amended, according to Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon.   Drilon urged his colleagues, who are seeking to lower the minimum age of criminal responsibility from 15 to 12 years old, to first look at how the law had been enforced.   The proposal to lower the age of criminal liability, which is backed by President Rodrigo Duterte, has met with protests and objection from child rights advocates who said children should not be treated as criminals.   For Drilon, there is nothing wrong with the current law but it has not been implemented properly. ...Keep on reading: Drilon: Let juvenile law realize full potential before changing it.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 27th, 2019

Legislators urged to expedite passage of Anti-Criminal Exploitation of Children Act

“I urge my colleagues to look at the Anti-Criminal Exploitation of Children Act which is one of the first bills I filed meant to ensure that criminal syndicates and abusive parents, not our children, are held accountable under our law,” de Lima said in a statement. Legislators urged to expedite passage of Anti-Criminal Exploitation of… link: Legislators urged to expedite passage of Anti-Criminal Exploitation of Children Act.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 24th, 2019