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China rejects PH arbitration move

Feb 19, 2013 - 8:23 PM

UPDATED Beijing says it has enough evidence to back up its claims over the South China Sea

DISPUTED AREA. The Philippines lodged in 2012 a record 15 formal protests over China's actions in the South China Sea

Aquino commends National Bookstore

Feb 19, 2013 - 12:32 PM

The bookstore chain demonstrated patriotism when it withdrew all Chinese made globes showing the contentious 9 Dash line map says DFA

PATRIOTIC GESTURE. Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario commended National Bookstore for pulling out from its stores all Chinese-made globes including the contentious 9-Dash line map. Graphic by Teddy Pavon

National Bookstore pulls Chinese-made globes

Feb 14, 2013 - 6:22 PM

National Bookstore has taken a patriotic reaction to support the government the DFA said

CHINESE GLOBES. The globes featured the 9-Dash line map claiming almost the whole South China Sea for Beijing. Photo courtesy of John Silva

PH starts not stamping Chinese passports

Dec 03, 2012 - 4:06 PM

All Chinese visitors must get their visa stamped on a separate application form

NO STAMP. Chinese visitors line up at immigration booths at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila. Photo by Jedwin Llobrera