2 Chinese caught with P1B shabu in separate raids

Two alleged Chinese nationals were arrested as authorities seized around 155 kilograms of suspected shabu with an estimated value of P1.053 billion in two separate drug busts on Sunday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJun 13th, 2021Related News

Taking a closer look at Chinese vaccines

We’re afforded “a closer look at China’s vaccines” in a report June 10 by Jonathan Wolfe of The New York Times’ briefings team on the COVID-19 pandemic, with inputs from his colleague Sui-Lee Wee who covers China......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 12th, 2021Related News

Independence Day: Groups protest Duterte s surrender of West Philippine Sea to China

Several groups on Independence Day, Saturday, trooped to the Chinese embassy to protest the regional power's continued incursions in the West Philippine Sea and what they described as President Rodrigo Duterte's failure to protect the country's sovereignty in the area. .....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 12th, 2021Related News

Chinese students take crucial gaokao exams in Covid isolation

Teenage Covid-19 patients in southern China bent over test papers and scribbled answers alone in hospital rooms, taking the life-changing "gaokao" college entrance exams despite being in virus-induced isolation......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJun 9th, 2021Related News

Former Asian amateur star Yu steps into professional world with eye on PGA Tour

Chinese Taipei’s Chun An “Kevin” Yu takes his professional bow on the Korn Ferry Tour on Thursday with high hopes of fast-tracking his fledgling career to join close friend and compatriot C.T. Pan on the PGA Tour in the very near future......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsJun 9th, 2021Related News

The light, or a mirage

Last Saturday my mother got her COVID shot. She’s not choosy and she’s part Chinese so she’s OK with Sinovac’s CoronaVac......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 8th, 2021Related News

Alibaba to put up data center in Manila

Alibaba Cloud of Chinese tech tycoon Jack Ma will put up its first data center in Manila to capture the growing demand for e-commerce and position itself as one of the leading digital firms in the Philippines......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceJun 8th, 2021Related News

After 2 years, talks on compensation for Gem-Ver incident get underway

Officials of the Philippines and of China have met to discuss compensation over the ramming of a Filipino fishing boat by a Chinese fishing vessel near the Recto Bank in 2019......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 8th, 2021Related News

Philippines open to study use of Sinovac jab for kids, adolescents

Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said local experts will study the use of CoronaVac in younger groups once the Chinese drugmaker submits an amendment to its emergency use authorization......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 7th, 2021Related News

The United States will donate 750,000 doses of vaccines to help Taiwan withstand the siege of Chinese rule

US delegation to Taiwan (Reuters) America Donate 750,000 Doses to Taiwan At a time when the region records a record number of daily deaths from.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialJun 7th, 2021Related News

PNP lauds conviction of ex-cops for kidnap

The Philippine National Police lauded the conviction of eight persons, including two former policemen, who kidnapped a Chinese-Filipino woman 17 years ago......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 5th, 2021Related News

Mercedes adds 13-year-old Chinese to junior F1 squad

Shanghai—Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes team have added a 13-year-old from China to their junior squad, with Formula One yet to produce a driver from the world’s most populous nation......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsJun 4th, 2021Related News

Sinovac gets WHO okay for use vs. COVID

The World Health Organization on Tuesday approved the Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use -- the second Chinese jab to receive the WHO's green light......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialJun 2nd, 2021Related News

Virus disrupts PH Azkals& rsquo; plans

Reports of COVID-19 infections from the Philippine Azkals national men’s football team, along with the Syrian and Maldives squad, have forced the Chinese Football Association to call off the games of the 2022 Qatar Fifa World Cup and AFC Asian Cup 2023 joint-qualifier in Suzhou, China......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsJun 2nd, 2021Related News

China announces three-child policy, in major policy shift

BEIJING — Married Chinese couples may have up to three children, China announced on Monday, in a major shift from the existing limit of two after recent data showed a dramatic decline in births in the world’s most populous country. Beijing scrapped its decades-old one-child policy in 2016, replacing it with a two-child limit to […] The post China announces three-child policy, in major policy shift appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsJun 1st, 2021Related News

Cameo nina Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber at BTS tinanggal ng censors nang ipalabas ang ‘Friends’ sa China

  BEIJING–Nagpupuyos ang mga Chinese fans ng “Friends” matapos i-censor ng China ang appearance ng mga guest stars na sina Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber at Korean boyband na BTS sa pinakaaabangang reunion episode ng sikat na sitcom. Tinanggal ng mga Chinese censors sa tatlong video platforms na nagpalabas ng kinagigiliwang 1990s sitcom sa China ang […] The post Cameo nina Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber at BTS tinanggal ng censors nang ipalabas ang ‘Friends’ sa China appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsMay 29th, 2021Related News

‘Friends’: The One Where China Censors BTS, Lady Gaga, and Justin Bieber

Chinese fans of the popular sitcom “Friends” were furious after censors cut guest stars Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber and Korean boyband BTS from the much-awaited reunion episode. When the one-off special of the beloved 1990s sitcom was streamed on three Chinese video platforms, cameos by the celebrities who have all incurred the wrath of the […] The post ‘Friends’: The One Where China Censors BTS, Lady Gaga, and Justin Bieber appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsMay 29th, 2021Related News

PH patrols more frequent, though Sinos not leaving

MANILA, Philippines — Hundreds of Chinese vessels which sailed away from Julian Felipe (Whitsun) Reef after a series of diplomatic protests from Manila never left the waters within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of the Philippines, a US-based research company reported recently. In its May 24 report, Simularity, which analyzes satellite data, said most of these […] The post PH patrols more frequent, though Sinos not leaving appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsMay 29th, 2021Related News

Philippines protests China’s ‘incessant deployment’ of ships to Pag-asa Island

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it fired a protest Friday "against the incessant deployment, prolonged presence, and illegal activities of Chinese maritime assets and fishing vessels in the vicinity of the Pag-asa islands." .....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMay 29th, 2021Related News

‘Comfort woman’ statue not an insult vs Japan’

A prominent member of the Chinese-Filipino community and anticrime advocate has written Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano and Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada to question the government’s stand on the installation of a “comfort woman” statue on Roxas Boulevard and its seeming subservience to the Japanese government. Read More........»»

Source: Filipinoexpress FilipinoexpressCategory: NewsMay 27th, 2021Related News