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A Philippine envoy’s planned visit to Beijing is unexpectedly canceled in a sign of unpredictable foreign policy under a new president

3 weeks ago
Sky Canaves
ormer Philippines president Fidel Ramos had been due to visit China to help improve ties between the two countries, which are embroiled in an ongoing dispute over competing claims in the South China Sea.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.