pivot to China - updates

Rappler's latest stories on pivot to China


[OPINION] Foisting false dilemmas on China

May 04, 2020 - 9:34 AM

Retired Justice Antonio Carpio is hardly an 'amateur,' and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr's views on China and the Spratlys should not go unassailed

Duterte's party mates to meet with Beijing officials this January

Jan 13, 2017 - 3:58 PM

After Duterte s state visit to China his party mates are now set to meet with their Beijing counterparts to strengthen rekindled ties

China's warm welcome to President Rodrigo Duterte is shown here in this file photo as Chinese students usher the President at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on October 20, 2016. Photo by Toto Lozano/PPD

Duterte's pivot to China foresaw Trump presidency – Palace

Nov 11, 2016 - 12:55 PM

Half in jest Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia says Duterte may be a clairvoyant who foresaw Trump s win and decided to better integrate the Philippines with the Asian economy

'CLAIRVOYANT.' President Rodrigo Duterte holds a press conference upon his arrival at the Davao International Airport on November 11, 2016 from visits to Thailand and Malaysia. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

#AnimatED: Bananas, rehab centers for Scarborough?

Oct 17, 2016 - 10:20 AM

Why should this pivot to China come at the expense of our hard won victory at The Hague?

The Philippines' pivot to China

Oct 12, 2016 - 2:30 PM

President Duterte is taking a huge risk betting all on China’s goodwill and beneficence without the insurance provided by the diversified multi lateral support of historical and traditional friends and allies

Duterte's pivot to China won't be easy for Americanized AFP

Sep 30, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Regular war games have synchronized the tactics techniques and procedures of the two militaries allowing the Americans to quickly respond in the aftermath of typhoon Yolanda while other foreign militaries struggled to assist