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China 'shocked' by PH boat collision, opposes 'politicization' of incident

Jun 30, 2020 - 8:51 PM

'Our thoughts and prayers go out to the missing crew members and passengers. We sincerely hope all of them could be rescued at the earliest,' says the China embassy in the Philippines

CAPSIZED. The upturned hull of Philippine fishing boat Liberty 5 spotted on June 28, 2020, after it collided with a Hong Kong-flagged cargo ship. Photo from the Philippine Coast Guard

'Iisang Dagat': China embassy pens song of 'friendship' with PH during coronavirus crisis

Apr 25, 2020 - 10:46 AM

The song comes with a music video showcasing assistance and messages of thanks from Philippine officials, including President Rodrigo Duterte. Meanwhile, China continues to assert its claims in the West Philippine Sea.

ONE SEA? The China embassy releases a song and music video showing the Philippines and China's partnership amid the coroanvirus pandemic. Screenshot from "Iisang Dagat' music video

China disowns defective coronavirus test kits in PH

Mar 29, 2020 - 1:09 PM

(UPDATED) This comes after the Department of Health (DOH) said that test kits from China were only 40% accurate

TEST KITS. Thousands of aid packages donated by China are unloaded at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on March 21, 2020. The donation includes assorted medical supplies, personal protective equipment, and testing kits for coronavirus. Palace photo