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De Lima to Duterte: Scrap deals with Chinese firms in key PH islands

Aug 17, 2019 - 3:57 PM

Senator Leila de Lima cites 'claims from no less than our top military officials that Chinese presence in these strategic border islands would pose, if not guarantee, security risks to our country'

CHIQUITA ISLAND. File photo from Wikipedia

Philippine military warns on Chinese investment in key islands

Aug 06, 2019 - 9:54 PM

Military spokesman Brigadier General Edgard Arevalo says the government should study the security implications of handing over the islands to foreign entities

CHIQUITA ISLAND. Military spokesman Brigadier-General Edgard Arevalo says the government should study the security implications of handing over the 3 islands to foreign entities. File photo from Wikipedia

Is Africa starting to choke on China's lending glut?

Oct 18, 2018 - 10:23 PM

China is the single largest bilateral financier of infrastructure in Africa, exceeding the combined total of the African Development Bank (ADB), the EU, International Finance Corporation, the WB and the G8 countries

WELCOME. File photo of China's President Xi Jinping applauding as he attends the Forum On China-Africa Cooperation - Round Table Conference at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on September 4, 2018. Photo by Lintao Zhang/Pool/AFP

10 more Chinese companies intend to invest in PH

Apr 10, 2018 - 10:21 PM

During President Rodrigo Duterte's visit to China, Chinese companies say they intend to put in a total of P470 billion worth of investments

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio arrive at the BFA International Convention Center in Boao, People’s Republic of China for the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2018 on April 10, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Mugabe welcomes China's Xi in rare visit

Dec 01, 2015 - 8:37 PM

Xi is the most prominent leader for many years to visit Zimbabwe

FRIENDS. Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) walks hand-in-hand with Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe(R)on the Chinese leader's arrival in Harare where China and Zimbabwe are scheduled to sign various economic deals in agriculture, energy and infrastructure development, on December 1 2015. Photo by JEKESAI NJIKIZANA / AFP

Britain grabs slice of Chinese investment

Oct 21, 2013 - 11:39 AM

Britain assuages its hunger for economic ties with China after finance minister George Osborne returns from a trip to the Asian powerhouse with a range of investment deals

CHINESE INVESTMENTS. George Osborn, Chancellor of the Exchequer, can claim to have smoothed relations with the emerging economic power, China. File photo by AFP