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Filipinos should lead marine survey in Philippine waters — Locsin

Foreign ships may conduct marine survey in Philippine exclusive economic zone provided that they turn over control to Filipino scientists, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 14th, 2019

Locsin eyes ‘universal ban’ on foreign marine surveys in PH waters

MANILA, Philippines – After two Chinese survey ships were found to be operating in the Philippines' exclusive economic zone (EEZ) without permission, Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr announced he was eyeing a "universal ban" on marine surveys in Philippine waters. Locsin said on Monday, August 12, he wanted to do so ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 12th, 2019

Despite announced ban, Chinese survey ship lurking in Philippine EEZ anew

Despite the government's earlier declaration of banning foreign marine survey ships in the country's exclusive economic zone, a Chinese research vessel was once again spotted operating in Philippine waters......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2019

Most Pinoys want Chinese fishermen destroying West Philippine Sea resources arrested — SWS

Majority of Filipinos want the government to “arrest and prosecute” Chinese fishermen destroying the marine wealth in the West Philippine Sea, a new Social Weather Stations survey released Friday found......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2019

China using fishing vessels for surveillance, control of West PH Sea – DND

  MANILA, Philippines – Chinese fishing vessels do more than just fish in the West Philippine Sea, but are part of China’s strategy to control the resource-rich waters and deny Filipinos access to their exclusive economic zone (EEZ), the Department of National Defense (DND) said in a report. “Apparently, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2019

Chinese warships in Philippine waters angered Duterte — Locsin

Chinese warships entering Philippine waters in the past months irked President Rodrigo Duterte, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 11th, 2019

2019 FIBA World Cup Classification Phase Live Updates: Gilas Pilipinas vs. Tunisia

The Philippine Men's National Basketball Team has bowed out of contention in the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, but their journey is far from over.  Gilas Pilipinas heads to Beijing to compete in two more matches in the classification phase, with the first being against Tunisia.  Follow along as Gilas Pilipinas looks to end their China campaign with a pair of wins.  We've got the LIVE UPDATES for you here:  FINAL: TUNISIA 86, GILAS PILIPINAS 67 FINAL: Tunisia shows Gilas Pilipinas how it’s done. The African champions take an 86-67 win to start the classification phase.Gilas eliminated from the automatic Olympics slot chase. 0-4 record for the Philippines in this World Cup#FIBAWC ???????????????? pic.twitter.com/aXsoJck39o— Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 BLATCHE, GILAS PUTTING UP A FIGHT IN THE FOURTH Blatche dunk + 3 points. Gilas down, 54-75#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Kiefer for three. Swish. Rare 5-0 run for Gilas but it’s still 71-49 for Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 CJ gets the layup to go. Gilas down, 46-71#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 END OF 3RD QUARTER: TUNISIA 67, GILAS PILIPINAS 39 END OF 3: This game is not even close. 67-39 Tunisia after Slimane beats the quarter buzzer with a triple#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 TUNISIA STILL IN CONTROL IN THE THIRD Abada for three! 63–36 Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Abada steal and layup. 60-34 Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 June Mar and Blatche back-to-back hits. Gilas down, 34-56#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Roll steps in for another triple. Blatche hits a three of his own. 54-30 Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019   HALFTIME: TUNISIA 46, GILAS PILIPINAS 24 (END OF 2Q) PHILIPPINES - 24 TUNISIA - 46 ???????? Blatche 5, Barroca 5, Perez 4, Lee 3, Aguilar 2, Bolick 2, Fajardo 2, Rosario 1.#FIBAWC Classification Round#PilipinasGotGame #GilasPilipinas ????FIBA pic.twitter.com/gkdJ65tSG0 — Gilas Pilipinas (@SmartGilas) September 6, 2019 HALFTIME: Tunisia all over Gilas Pilipinas. The African champions lead, 46-24#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Gilas Pilipinas is shooting 27 percent from the field and 2/11 from three. Tunisia is shooting 60 percent#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 TUNISIA EXTENDS LEAD TO 20 POINTS Mabrouk drills another three and Tunisia is now up by 20 points, 33-13#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 END OF 1ST QUARTER: TUNISIA 27, GILAS PILIPINAS 10 END OF 1: Another poor start for Gilas Pilipinas and Tunisia races to a huge 27-10 lead in Beijing#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019   QUICK START FOR THE AFRICANS Roll fallaway is good. 18-6 Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Abada high layup is good and it’s 14-3 Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Mejri stretches for the layup over Japeth. 10-3 Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Romdhane scores again, he already has six points. 8-3 Tunisia#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019 Gilas loses the jump ball yet again and already has two early turnovers. Tunisia off to a fast 6-0 start, forcing a timeout for the Filipinos#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019   STARTERS FOR GILAS PILIPINAS VS. TUNISIA Gilas Pilipinas starters vs. Tunisia: Lee Bolick Norwood Aguilar Blatche#FIBAWC ???????????????? — Paul Kennedy Lintag (@paullintag8) September 6, 2019  .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 6th, 2019

Locsin: Sea code no guarantee vs intrusion

A Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea has not stopped intrusions in Philippine waters although no transgression had gone unchallenged, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. told lawmakers on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 6th, 2019

More and higher-quality jobs in July

LATEST LABOR data show more Filipinos have entered the labor force as well as a decline in the ranks of those employed but who were seeking more work. According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, preliminary results of the July 2019 round of the Labor Force Survey showed the country’s rate at 5.4%, steady from the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 5th, 2019

Duterte tells Xi of deep concern over Chinese warships intrusion

MANILA, Philippines – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte personally asked Chinese President Xi Jinping to ensure that Chinese warships and survey ships comply with international regulations when passing through Philippine waters. In their bilateral meeting on Thursday, August 29, Duterte relayed his "deep concern" over several cases of Chinese Naval ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2019

PH to show ‘Quezon’s Game’ in Israel after deportation of Filipinos

MANILA, Philippines – Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr vowed the movie Quezon's Game  would be shown in Israel in light of the continued deportation of Filipino workers and their children from the Middle Eastern country.  Locsin gave the assurance to senators, who suggested the Philippines should remind Israel of former Philippine president ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 19th, 2019

PH protests China’s ‘trespassing’

  Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. ordered yesterday the fil­ing of a diplomatic protest against Beijing over what he described as “trespassing” of Chinese warships that made repeated intrusions in Philippine territorial waters. In a social media post, Locsin directed the Office of the Assistant Secretary for the Asia-Pacific (AS­PAC) desk of the Department […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsAug 19th, 2019

New policy: Filipinos should lead marine surveys

New policy: Filipinos should lead marine surveys.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsAug 14th, 2019
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Philippines to fire off diplomatic protest over Chinese survey ships, warships

The Philippines' top diplomat confirmed that the Department of Foreign Affairs will be protesting the presence of Chinese survey ships in Philippine waters......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 9th, 2019

Philippines files another diplomatic protest vs China

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Philippines has filed another diplomatic protest against China, this time over the presence of Chinese  survey ships  and  warships  in the Philippines' exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr announced the Philippine government's move in a tweet on Friday, August 9. "Okay, got it, General. DFA ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 9th, 2019

Another Chinese ship seen operating in Philippine waters

Another Chinese oceanographic survey ship was located operating in the northern part of the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 8th, 2019

Spotted: Chinese survey vessel in PH waters | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: China survey vessel in PH waters? Not until AFP says so – Locsin DPWH claims 5-minute Cubao to Makati drive 'possible' by December Writers urge NCCA to probe alleged sexual assault at Iligan workshop Trump faces hostility on visits to massacre sites 8chan owner summoned to testify before U.S. Congress Executive Producer / Writer Lilibeth Frondoso Associate Producer / Publisher Marga Deona Jaira Roxas Master Editor / Playback Emerald Hidalgo Jaene Zaplan Jaen Manegdeg Quita Chuatico – Rappler.com.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 7th, 2019

Chinese survey ship Zhang Jian spotted in Philippine waters

A Chinese oceanographic survey ship was recently detected passing through the eastern part of the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 6th, 2019

Defense chief hits China s bullying in Scarborough Shoal takeover

MANILA, Philippines – Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday, July 30, criticized China’s actions in the West Philippine Sea, and sided with a public opinion survey that showed a sharp decline in China’s trust rating among Filipinos. China’s aggressive moves in the West Philippine Sea contradict ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 30th, 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