Philippines


Will Duterte stand up to China?

LinkedinTwitterFacebook0By Dung Phan The Philippines’ top diplomat says he rejected an offer from Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to hold negotiations which ignored the ruling…





A new era for the Philippines

LinkedinTwitterFacebook0By Claire Heffron Promising a new era in the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte was sworn in as the nation’s 16th president with a landslide win on…





Duterte: A president for the wrong time?

LinkedinTwitterFacebook0By Loke Hoe Yeong The president-elect of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, met with his cabinet for the first time yesterday (15 June), which was also…