Ambassador Zhao Jianhua - updates

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China invasion of PH? 'Nonsense,' says Chinese envoy

Jun 12, 2018 - 3:00 PM

'We have never thought of going to war with our good neighbor, our good friend that is the Philippines,' says Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua on the landing of a Chinese plane in Davao City

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discusses matters with Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua on the sidelines of the ceremonial turnover of the military assistance gratis from the Ministry of National Defense of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) at the Clark Air Base in Pampanga on June 28, 2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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Oct 06, 2017 - 11:00 AM

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Envoy insists on right of China to fish around Pag-asa

Oct 05, 2017 - 12:11 PM

Chinese ambassador Zhao Jianhua invokes commitment to the Declaration of Conduct, an agreement China has repeatedly violated in the past

CAMP AGUINALDO VISIT. Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua is in Camp Aguinaldo on October 5 to hand over Chinese assault rifles

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Oct 25, 2016 - 1:11 PM

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China gives PH millions after Super Typhoon Lawin

Oct 24, 2016 - 10:44 PM

Clarifying a previous statement the Philippines says it is open to receiving foreign donations for disaster victims as long as donors impose no conditions

CHINESE AID. Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua is seen with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in this handout photo on October 24, 2016, as China announces millions in typhoon aid for the Philippines. Photo courtesy of Chinese embassy

China to Duterte admin: Let's seize the better future

Jun 11, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Stressing that the Philippines is a close neighbor of China Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua says A good neighbor is better than a far off relative

BOOSTING TIES. Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua (center) greets the press after meeting with Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte in in Davao City, southern Philippines, on May 16, 2016. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

China to Philippines: 'We're destined to be friends'

Mar 06, 2015 - 5:30 PM

Citing Manila s gains from Beijing in trade China courts the Philippines as a sea dispute brings their relationship to its lowest point in 40 years

'LONG FRIENDSHIP.' Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua greets one of the performers at the launch of an exhibit at the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs on March 4, 2015. Photo courtesy of DFA