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Tianjin Cruise Port eyes PH as cruise ship destination

TIANJIN CITY, Aug. 13 — More Chinese tourists aboard cruise ships from Tianjin International Cruise Home Port will see for themselves the beautiful islands of the Philippines in the coming years. According to Tianjin Cruise Port general manager Zhang Zhendong, the Philippines is one of the target destinations being considered under future expansion plans and …

Chengdu Research Base remains favorite tourist destination in Sichuan

CHENGDU, Aug. 8 – The name North Panda Avenue itself gives hint why it is Chengdu’s busiest road particularly during weekends and holidays. The road, also named Xiongmao Avenue, leads tourists to the 70-hectare Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding or Chengdu Panda Base that was built in 1987 to protect and breed endangered …

China lauds Pres. Duterte’s independent foreign policy

BEIJING, July 26 (PNA) — China has commended President Rodrigo Duterte for saying that the Philippines will adhere to an independent foreign policy and develop friendly relations with all countries on the basis of equality of sovereignty, mutual respect and non-interference. ”China speaks highly of that,” China’s Foreign Ministry Affairs (MFA) Spokesperson Lu Kang said …

PHL’s crackdown on terrorism gets China’s support

BEIJING— China has expressed strong support to the Philippine government’s efforts to suppress terrorism by declaring martial law in southern island of Mindanao. ”Terrorism is the common enemy of mankind. China understands and firmly supports the Philippine government in cracking down on terrorism,” Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang said in a press conference on …

PHL envoy welcomes completion of draft COC framework for South China Sea

GUIYANG, China—Philippine Ambassador to China Jose Santiago Sta. Romana has welcomed the completion of the draft of the framework of the Code of Conduct (COC) for the South China Sea territorial disputes. ”This is a welcome development. Bilateral and multilateral efforts to address issues of common concerns can be mutually reinforcing for peace, stability and …

China, ASEAN agree to formulate 2030 Vision to deepen strategic ties

GUIYANG, Guizhou—In a bid to build an advanced version of strategic partnership, China and Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) unanimously agreed on Friday to formulate 2030 Vision. “To make better plans for our future relations, we have agreed to formulate 2030 Vision of China-ASEAN strategic partnership,” Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin announced this …

Chinese official thanks PRRD’s support for full DOC implementation

GUIYANG, Guizhou—A Chinese Foreign Ministry senior official has expressed appreciation to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s support for full and effective implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in South China Sea (DOC). Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin made this remark after he and Chee Wee Kiong, Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs of …

China-ASEAN senior officials finish COC draft framework

GUIYANG, Guizhou—After long years of consultations and discussions on the implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea (DOC), China and Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) senior officials have finally wrapped up talks on the Code of the Conduct (COC) draft framework. The milestone achievement was reached during …

China to host first bilateral meeting with PHL on South China Sea issue

BEIJING—China will host the first bilateral consultation mechanism meeting with the Philippines on the South China Sea issue in Guiyang, Guizhou province on Friday, according to Chinese Foreign Ministry Affairs. In a press conference on Tuesday, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying announced that representatives from both countries will tackle issues reached between Chinese President Xi …

Belt & Road Initiative countries push for full implementation of Paris Agreement

BEIJING– Countries along the China-led Belt and Road Initiative routes have pushed for the full implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate change. The statement of support was included in a Joint Communique issued after the leaders roundtable discussion of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation held at the Yanqi Lake International Convention …

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