Senator Panfilo Lacson has welcomed President Rodrigo Duterte's decision to raise the arbitral ruling on the South China Sea with Chinese President Xi Jinping during his upcoming trip to China.
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The Philippine government does not recognize China’s legal possession of areas in the West Philippine Sea (WPS), according to Malacanang.
President Rodrigo Duterte said he could only assert the country's sovereign rights over the West Philippine Sea but it has no choice but to give China "fishing rights" inside the country's waters.
Supreme Court (SC) Justice Francis Jardeleza called on Filipinos to enforce the country’s victory against China before the United Nation-backed Permanent Court of Arbitration which issued a 2016 ruling in favor of the Philippines’ maritime…
The ruling by an arbitral tribunal in The Hague upholding the Philippines’ exclusive sovereign rights over the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) is not pointless after all.
Detained Senator Leila de Lima claimed President Rodrigo Duterte was ripe for an impeachment complaint after allowing the Chinese to fish in the Philippines' exclusive economic zone (EEZ). "Duterte has committed three of the six grounds for…
Russia on Monday objected to a move by Ukraine to drag it before the world's oldest arbitration tribunal over access to coastal waters around annexed Crimea.
Magdalo party-list Rep. Gary Alejano on Tuesday criticized the bilateral approach of China and the Philippines in resolving disputes in the West Philippine Sea, saying a multilateral approach made more sense between a superpower and a weak…
Malacañang clarified on Monday that President Rodrigo Duterte had invoked the arbitral ruling on the South China Sea (SCS) disputed when he warned China not to touch Pag-asa Island.
Vice President Leni Robredo has scored Ilocos Norte governor Imee Marcos for saying the Philippines “started trouble” with China by suing it before an international tribunal.
The House committee on the revision of laws has unanimously approved a bill seeking to declare July 12 of every year a special working holiday to be known as the “West Philippine Sea Victory Day.”
Vice President Leni Robredo is elated over the filing by two former government officials of a case against Chinese President Xi Jinping before the International Criminal Court (ICC).
China could gain control of the gas-rich Reed Bank in the West Philippine Sea if the Philippine government fails to pay the $62-million Chinese loan for the Chico River pump irrigation project.
In a rare public engagement, Former President Benigno Aquino III will answer burning questions on the arbitration case that the Philippines won against China in 2016.
Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said on Tuesday the ruling by an arbitral tribunal in The Hague upholding the nation's sovereign rights in the West Philippine Sea is useless for now.
Reacting to President Dutete’s soft stance on China’s increased military actions in the West Philippine Sea (WPS), Malacanang believes “it can never be too late” to bring up the ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration on the…
Huwag masyadong dreamer! Duterte says he’s just being ‘realistic’ not to assert claim in West PH Sea
President Rodrigo Duterte said he was just being realistic in choosing not to press the Philippines’ claim over the West Philippine Sea given China’s military strength.
Victory for the country in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) issue will only complete once full Filipino control or ownership is established in the territory, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Thursday.
Filipinos woke up to a rude surprise Thursday (July 12) as several tarpaulins proclaiming the Philippines as a province of China were posted all over Metro Manila.
Manila must demand an "apology" from Beijing for the alleged harassment by Chinese Coast Guard of Filipino fishermen within the Philippines' exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
Vice President Leni Robredo has urged the government to take stronger action against China's activities in the West Philippine Sea after members of the Chinese Coast Guard were caught taking fishes hauled by Filipino fishermen at Panatag…
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.
President Rodrigo Duterte doesn't see the point in questioning China's militarization activities in the South China Sea because the equipment and infrastructure are already there.
Malacañang isn't about to let former President Benigno Aquino III off the hook even if President Rodrigo Duterte made a mistake about the timeline of the arbitral ruling against China.