Wang Yi Philippine visit - updates

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LIST: Deals signed by PH, China during Wang Yi's Davao trip

Oct 30, 2018 - 4:05 PM

The Philippines and China sign agreements on humanitarian aid, law enforcement, and infrastructure during Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's visit

SIGNING OF AGREEMENTS. Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro 'Teddyboy' Locsin Jr and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi witness the signing of agreements between the Philippines and China, represented by Philippine Ambassador Jose Santiago 'Chito' Santa Romana and Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua on October 29, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

WATCH: In Davao, Wang Yi shows friendlier face of China

Oct 29, 2018 - 11:45 PM

The usually stoic Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi seeks better ties with Filipinos as he visits Davao City

LIGHT MOMENT. Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi share a light moment during the latter's official visit to Davao City, Philippines on October 29, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

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

PH, China can shelve claims for sake of joint dev't – Wang Yi

Oct 29, 2018 - 4:51 PM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi pushes for joint development between the Philippines and China 'without prejudice to each other's sovereign claim'

TOP DIPLOMATS. Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr (left) and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi share a light moment during the latter's official visit in Davao City, Philippines, on October 29, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

China lost to PH in court. Will it win via joint exploration?

Oct 29, 2018 - 8:16 AM

The proposed joint exploration of the West Philippine Sea is a key issue expected during Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's unprecedented trip to Davao City

TOP DIPLOMATS. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr pose for photographs during the opening of the Chinese consulate in Davao City on October 28, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Wang Yi: Duterte 'the most respected friend' of Xi Jinping

Oct 29, 2018 - 1:35 AM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says 'facts have proven' that President Rodrigo Duterte's 'friendly policy toward China' is the way forward

IN BARONG. Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi wears the Philippines' native barong to show he is a 'member' of the Filipino family. Screenshot from RTVM

China's top diplomat attends Cayetano birthday party

Oct 29, 2018 - 1:10 AM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi praises former Philippine foreign secretary Alan Peter Cayetano as 'a great political leader' and 'a very successful diplomat'

BIRTHDAY GIFT. Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi gives a basketball jersey signed by Yao Ming as a birthday gift to former Philippine foreign secretary Alan Peter Cayetano. Screenshot from RTVM

China's Wang Yi inaugurates Chinese consulate in Davao

Oct 28, 2018 - 9:45 PM

The opening of a Chinese consulate in Davao 'is an auspicious sign of the city's promise,' says Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr

(L-R) Mindanao Development Authority Chair Abul Khayr Alonto, DFA’s Locsin, China’s Wang Yi, and Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines unveil the marker of the newly inaugurated Consulate General of China in Davao City on October 28, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

LIVE: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi visits Davao City

Oct 28, 2018 - 8:05 PM

Bookmark this page to watch Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Davao City on Monday morning, October 29

China’s Wang Yi delivers a speech during the inauguration of the China Consulate General in Davao City on October 28, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Wang Yi arrives in Davao amid joint exploration talks

Oct 28, 2018 - 4:10 PM

(UPDATED) This is the second time Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is making an official trip to the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte's watch

TOP DIPLOMAT. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (2nd from right) is welcomed by Philippine Foreign Undersecretary Enrique Manalo (3rd) in Davao City on October 28, 2018. Photo courtesy of DFA

Wang Yi trip is Locsin's debut in Philippines as DFA chief

Oct 28, 2018 - 11:10 AM

Welcoming Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is the first major event of Teodoro 'Teddyboy' Locsin Jr in the Philippines as foreign secretary

WARMING TIES. Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr shakes hands with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the recently concluded Asia-Europe Meeting Summit in Brussels. Photo from Locsin's Twitter account

Wang Yi: China's foreign minister who once snubbed PH trips

Oct 27, 2018 - 9:54 PM

But the climate has changed: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is visiting the Philippines on Sunday – his second under President Duterte

DIFFERENT MOODS. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has visited the Philippines –€“ though in different atmospheres – under the Aquino and Duterte administrations. File photos courtesy of AFP