The Philippines, China, the U.S., and ASEAN in 2017

Asia Foundation October 19, 2016
By Steven Rood

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The Philippines will serve as ASEAN Chair in 2017, at which time ASEAN will mark its 50th anniversary. Having successfully served as host of APEC in 2015, the country has demonstrated that facilitating massive, significant international events is well within its capability—thus observers’ attention can focus on substance instead of administrative details. And there is considerable attention directed to the Philippines at the moment, not least because of the outspoken new president, Rodrigo Duterte. Tiếp tục đọc “The Philippines, China, the U.S., and ASEAN in 2017”

Vietnam, Philippines to set up strategic partnership in November

Tuoi Tre News

Updated : 09/05/2015 14:00 GMT + 7

Vietnam and the Philippines are expected to close a strategic partnership agreement when they attend the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum slated for November 2015 in Manila, a Vietnamese diplomat said Friday. Tiếp tục đọc “Vietnam, Philippines to set up strategic partnership in November”