Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano on Wednesday reiterated the Duterte administration's "unwavering" commitment to protect the country's claim in the disputed territories in the South China Sea, as he defended…
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President Rodrigo Duterte will not take sides or intervene in China’s protest over a US warship which sailed near Scarborough Shoal or Panatag islands.
The deposits in Senator Antonio Trillanes IV's alleged offshore bank accounts either came from the people who helped him or his windfall from supposedly doing backdoor negotiations with China, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
The United States could have stopped China in its tracks when it started to build structures in the South China Sea if it really wanted to, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
Former Finance Secretary Ramon del Rosario Jr. has asked President Rodrigo Duterte to get the advice of former presidents led by Fidel V. Ramos in plotting the country’s best long-term strategy in dealing with China.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has once again guaranteed that the country will file a diplomatic protest if China pushes through with its plan to put up a radar system at the highly contested territory of Scarborough Shoal.
President Rodrigo Duterte has insisted that he never "sold" any part of the Philippines to China following accusations from his critics that he made a deal that is disadvantageous to the country.
The Philippines need not declare war against China to fight for Scarborough Shoal, international law professor Diane Desierto said.
Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto and Senator Francis Pangilinan have expressed support for the filing of a formal protest against China over its plan to build a radar station on Scarborough Shoal.
Senators Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito and Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Tuesday (Mar. 21) made a twin call to President Duterte to heed the advise of Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio that of protesting the Chinese incursion…
President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday (March 19) downplayed China's plan to build a radar station on Scarborough Shoal, saying it has nothing to do with the country's exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
Supreme Court (SC) Justice Antonio Carpio said President Rodrigo Duterte should be more careful regarding what he says about the country's territorial claims.
President Rodrigo Duterte has downplayed China's plan to build a radar station in Scarborough Shoal.
Better friends than enemies.
President Rodrigo Duterte’s proposed issuance of an executive order declaring the Scarborough Shoal as a marine sanctuary will only benefit China, maritime law expert Jay Batongbacal said.
Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez sees nothing wrong with the Chinese government's pronouncement that it is allowing the Filipino fishermen access to the disputed Scarborough Shoal.
China appears to have acceded to President Rodrigo Duterte’s wish to allow Filipino fishermen to fish at Scarborough Shoal, with Malacañang noting the absence of Chinese Coast Guard vessels in the disputed portion of the South China Sea a…
Kabayan party-list Rep. Harry Roque said the governments of the Philippines and China have already reached an understanding for the reopening of the Scarborough Shoal or the Panatag Shoal to the Filipino fishermen.
Former Senator Serge Osmena finds it ironic that the self-styled macho president has made the Philippines a weakling in the eye of the world by acting like China's bitch.
President Rodrigo Duterte said he and Chinese President Xi Jinping talked about Scarborough shoal during their meeting in Beijing but he was not sure if the communist leader would make good on any of his promises.
Contrary to some critics’ belief, President Rodrigo Duterte did not fly to China for a four-day state visit to spite the United States or for geopolitical considerations.