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‘We are Filipinos, and we hate China’: China’s influence in the Philippines, and backlash against Tsinoys

The Chinese Filipinos of the Philippines have historically persisted through waves of discrimination. While the country takes…

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Global Times: Keep calm and carry on

Central state media websites today all highlight this story: China, Philippines upgrade relations, sign…

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Philippines and China establish coconut-shipping protocols

“Chinese leader Xí Jìnpíng 习近平 visited the Philippines on Tuesday, November 20, to further strategic gains made…

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Trade war, day 105: Trump looks for deals with Vietnam and Philippines

Over a year and a half ago, Donald Trump pulled the U.S. out of the

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Is Duterte serious about a South China Sea red line?

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is as mercurial as Trump: He has in the past threatened to ride…

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China welcomes 300,000 Filipino workers, Chinese internet not impressed

With improved ties between China and the Philippines, the two countries…

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‘We will have to thank them for those islands’: The Philippines’ mixed signals on the South China Sea

In July 2016, a tribunal at the Hague ruled in favor…

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Philippines feel helpless as China completes South China Sea development

“What do they want us to do?” This was the rhetorical question from a government spokesperson at a press…

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Duterte says Xi Jinping warns of war if Philippines drills for oil

Duterte says Xi Jinping warns of war if Philippines drills for oil The South China Morning Post reports that…

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Détente with Duterte – China news from May 3, 2017

  Xi and Duterte on the phone Chinese state media on May 3 prominently reported a phone call between Chinese…

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What is to be done about the smog?

TODAY’S TOP STORIES A week of toxic air in northern China Toxic smog has enveloped Beijing and much of northeastern…

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News roundup: Will other Southeast Asian nations follow the Philippines’ lead in China?

As the Philippines strengthens its ties to China, other nearby nations may see an advantage in doing…

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