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3 dead, 2 missing in Cotabato City sea collision

Aug 26, 2019 - 4:13 PM

Two motor bancas collide at Rio Grande de Mindanao in Cotabato City

RETRIEVAL. Members of the Philippine Coast Guard response team carry the body of one of passengers who died in the sea collision at Rio Grande de Mindanao on August 25, 2019, a day after the accident. Photo from PCG FB

Philippines, Indonesia eye undersea boundary

Oct 16, 2014 - 5:50 PM

This comes months after the Philippines and Indonesia sealed a historic deal hailed as a model in settling maritime disputes

UNDERSEA BOUNDARY. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario and Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa sign a statement to explore a possible boundary between their countries' overlapping portions of the continental shelf. Photo courtesy of DFA

Philippines, Indonesia seal historic maritime deal

May 23, 2014 - 11:40 AM

A first for the Philippines the treaty draws a boundary between overlapping EEZs

HISTORIC DEAL. Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa (left) and Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario (right) finish signing a historic maritime deal between their countries. Behind them, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and Philippine President Benigno Aquino III witness the signing. Photo by Rey Baniquet/PCOO/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Philippines, Indonesia agree to draw sea boundary

May 19, 2014 - 8:37 PM

This will make it clear for Filipino and Indonesian fishermen among others which parts of the sea they can explore and exploit for resources

PH-US in naval war games

Jun 29, 2012 - 11:03 AM

Almost 1 000 Filipino and US sailors and servicemen will take part in the 2012 naval war games