#ObamaVisit - updates

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Aquino presses for PH inclusion in Pacific trade deal

Apr 28, 2014 - 7:01 PM

If left out of the deal the Philippines stands to lose its share of the US market to Asian neighbors Restrictions on foreign ownership in its Constitution is hampering its bid

President Benigno S. Aquino III  with His Excellency Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, during the joint press statement at the President’s Hall of the Malacañan Palace for the State Visit to the Philippines on Monday, April 28, 2014. Photo from the Malacañang Photo Bureau

Obama: US will not be diverted from Asia

Apr 27, 2014 - 5:28 PM

Amid foreign policy crises in other parts of the world he says Washington can t afford to ignore Asia Pacific s growing importance

PH-US security relations: Deepening the alliance

Apr 27, 2014 - 1:23 PM

The Philippine government must explain how the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement influence our evolving partnership with the US affect our relations with China and shape national security in the years to come

Julio S. Amador III and Karla Mae Pabeliña