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China to heed proposed sea code, binding or not – Wang Yi

Oct 29, 2018 - 9:19 PM

'Whether or not it is legally binding, any document we have signed, we will strictly abide by it and firmly implement it,' says Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

TOP DIPLOMAT. Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi answers questions from the press after his meeting with Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr in Davao City, Philippines on October 29, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

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Nov 17, 2017 - 11:00 AM

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Duterte to push for sea code of conduct in meeting with Xi

Nov 10, 2017 - 1:25 PM

The Philippine leader plans to relay to the Chinese president the worry of ASEAN nations over militarization in the South China Sea


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Aug 07, 2017 - 1:10 PM

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Duterte urges completion of South China Sea rules

Mar 21, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Amid his warm approach to China Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte emphasizes respect for freedom of navigation and overflight in the South China Sea

ASEAN LEADERS. President Rodrigo Duterte and Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha toast to the former's official visit to Thailand. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

ASEAN 2017 eyes framework on South China Sea code of conduct

Jan 05, 2017 - 6:46 PM

On the year the Philippines chairs ASEAN the bloc aims to finish the framework of a legally binding document governing settlement of disputes in the South China Sea

ASEAN'S CHALLENGE. President Rodrigo Duterte accepts the chairmanship of the ASEAN in 2017 during the 2016 ASEAN Summit held in Laos. Photo from PPD

China’s 2015 military strategy, what it means for the PH

Jun 02, 2015 - 8:25 AM

The Philippines must push ASEAN to draft a binding Code of Conduct without Chinese participation

China needs to hurdle 'trust deficit'

Sep 04, 2014 - 12:37 PM

ASEAN is concerned about the kind of power that China will be in the region

Aquino: China's airstrip affirms need for ASEAN Code of Conduct

May 19, 2014 - 6:33 PM

President Aquino says the region needs something more enforceable and operational than the current Declaration of Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea

PROTEST REJECTED. President Benigno Aquino III brought up the Mabini Reef issue during the recent ASEAN Summit in Myanmar. China, however, insists the disputed Mabini is theirs. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

PH invites China after 'testy exchanges'

Jul 04, 2013 - 3:49 PM

DFA chief Albert del Rosario says he wouldn t deny that he broke diplomatic niceties to defend the Philippines