President Rodrigo Duterte may have no qualms cursing world leaders and entities in public, but when it comes to China, he's only his best self and now the public knows why.
South China Sea
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Warming up to China is not getting the Philippines anywhere, Senator Franklin Drilon said, sharing data which show that Beijing’s contributions to Manila have been “measly” despite friendlier relations.
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Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Wednesday backed Magdalo party-list Rep. Gary Alejano's claim that the government has directed military to stop patrolling the disputed areas in South China Sea.
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The Philippines on Monday demanded that China stop confiscating the catch of Filipino fishermen in the disputed South China Sea, calling the practice "unacceptable".
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Former National Security Adviser Roilo Golez has died Monday (June 11). He was 71.
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Chinese government hackers have stolen a massive trove of sensitive information from a US Navy contractor, including secret plans to develop a new type of submarine-launched anti-ship missile, the Washington Post reported Friday.
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President Rodrigo Duterte thinks that his “bright” critics like Associate Justice Antonio Carpio should check their facts before attacking him on his China policy.
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Former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III reminded the current administration that he had been more vocal against the Chinese militarization over the South China Sea.
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has slammed critics who accuse the government of doing nothing in the face of China's increasing militarization in the South China Sea, saying the "shouting matches" they want to happen will not…
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has vowed not just to quit, but never to be in public office again if critics can show proof that even a tiny portion of Philippine territory has been lost under the Duterte administration.
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano is betting on Singapore to steer leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China into crafting the code of conduct (COC) on the South China Sea.
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A Chinese general Saturday lashed out at "irresponsible comments" on Beijing's military build-up in the South China Sea after the US defence chief accused China of intimidation and coercion in the disputed waters.
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China's military build-up in the South China Sea and its deployment of high-end weapons systems in the disputed waters is designed to intimidate and coerce neighbours, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday.
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Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has belittled Foreign Affairs Sec. Alan Peter Cayetano assertions on President Duterte going to war with China if it will unilaterally mine the natural resources in the South China Sea.
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis vowed Tuesday that the US would keep confronting China over its territorial claims in the South China Sea, where Beijing has established a significant military presence on contested islands.
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The Pentagon has pulled its invitation for China to join maritime exercises in the Pacific because of Beijing's "continued militarization" of the South China Sea, an official said Wednesday, in the latest sign of US-China strains.
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China’s military activities in the disputed South China Sea are unacceptable, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has used soldiers as an excuse to avoid asserting the country’s claim in the West Philippine Sea, saying they will die if the Philippines wages war against China.
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China's brazen landing of nuclear-capable bombers on an island in the disputed South China Sea is a bold power play to bolster its territorial claims while rivals are divided and the US distracted by North Korea, analysts say.
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Acting Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Antonio Carpio has prodded the government to file a protest against China over its increased militarization over the West Philippine Sea.
Subtle sabotage: Military leaking restricted info to undermine Duterte’s pro-China stance- Trillanes
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The military is leaking restricted defense-related information in a bid to spur the government to action amid President Rodrigo Duterte’s pro-China stance, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has claimed.
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Beijing hit back Monday at allegations it was "militarising" the South China Sea after landing bombers at an airbase in the contested waters, accusing Washington instead of raising tensions with its own military footprint.
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Malacañang on Monday expressed ‘very serious concerns’ over reports that Chinese bombers, including a long-range H-6K bomber, landed on one of three artificial islands that China developed in the disputed West Philippine Sea.
Late lang ‘yung papel: Duterte claims arbitral court decided on case vs. China 3 months before term…
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President Rodrigo Duterte insists that the arbitral ruling on the maritime dispute in the South China Sea was handed down before he assumed office, even if facts state otherwise.