Unfavorable views of China soar in 14 countries – survey

Unfavorable views of China soar in 14 countries – survey

By Rommel F. Lopez A survey conducted among 14 advanced economies in the world showed unfavorable views toward China rising in the past year.A telephone survey conducted by the U.S.-based Pew Research Center, conducted from June 10 to Aug. 3 among 14,276 adults from...
US welcomes suspension of VFA abrogation

US welcomes suspension of VFA abrogation

The United States Embassy in Manila issued a statement saying it welcomes the Philippine government’s decision to suspend the termination of the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA). “The United States welcomes the Philippine government’s decision. Our...
PH suspends VFA termination upon Duterte’s instructions

PH suspends VFA termination upon Duterte’s instructions

The Philippines has suspended the revocation of its Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) with the United States, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said Tuesday. In a tweet on his personal Twitter account, Locsin said “I issued this diplomatic note to the US...
SWS: 51% of Filipinos have little trust in China

SWS: 51% of Filipinos have little trust in China

The crew of the Gem-Ver 1 fishing boat involved in the incident near Recto Bank on June 9, 2019. (Photo from the Philippine News Agency) A new poll by the Social Weather Stations found little trust in China among Filipinos, in contrast to a belief by the majority that...