China’s quarantine representatives to visit Mindanao

China’s quarantine representatives to visit Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 Aug) – China’s quarantine office will send representatives to Mindanao to inspect the banana plantations here, Pilipino Banana Growers and Exporters Ass ...

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BISAG UNSA: Natulog nga Higante

BISAG UNSA: Natulog nga Higante

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (MindaNews / 28 Hulyo) – Si Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) ang nagbansag sa Tsina nga “Natulog nga Higante,” kun (Sleeping Giant). Niya pa: “Pasagdi nga matulog ...

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China’s reclamations to cause fishery crisis, scientist warns

China’s reclamations to cause fishery crisis, scientist warns

CORON, Palawan (MindaNews / 14 June) -- National scientist Dr. Angel Alcala warned that the ongoing Chinese reclamation and construction along the disputed areas in the West Phili ...

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ADVOCACY MindaNOW: What to do with China?

ADVOCACY MindaNOW: What to do with China?

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/17 May) -- I talked on the phone last Saturday with Zambales Gov. Hermogenes " Jun" Ebdane who was a colleague in the Arroyo Cabinet. He has set up a high-te ...

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THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Chinese skullduggery in the West Philippine Sea

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Chinese skullduggery in the West Philippine Sea

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 23 Apr) – Skullduggery is defined by the dictionary as “sneaky, dishonest behavior; or trickery.” No better word can describe the treacherous, ill ...

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Panalipdan Southern Mindanao: US, China, stop making PH your playground!

Panalipdan Southern Mindanao: US, China, stop making PH your playground!

Press Statement Panalipdan Southern Mindanao April 11, 2015 US, CHINA, STOP MAKING PH YOUR PLAYGROUND! Panalipdan-SMR condemns the reported incursion and reclamation activities of ...

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THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Pacman should back away from China’s embrace

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Pacman should back away from China’s embrace

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 9 Sept) – Maybe Manny Pacquiao didn’t get to consider the down side of his China deal thoroughly, but it’s not too late for him to back away from ...

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THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Manny Pacquiao: Don’t be a traitor!

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Manny Pacquiao: Don’t be a traitor!

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 8 Sept) – Anybody close or dear to Manny Pacquiao should reach out to him or to Sarangani Vice Governor Jinkee Pacquiao, or to Mommy Dionisia befo ...

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SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: China Rising (2nd of two parts)

SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: China Rising (2nd of two parts)

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/09 June) – That China has refused to submit its claim to islands in the South China Sea to international arbitration only shows its resolve to acquire t ...

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SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: China Rising

SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: China Rising

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/07 June) – If the US considers the Pacific Ocean an American Lake, China is also in a frenzy trying to convert the South China Sea (including the portio ...

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SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: A burning issue

SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: A burning issue

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/30 May) -- Here’s one for the books. An Agence France Press report posted in yahoo.com on Wednesday (May 28) said that “six elderly people in China are ...

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SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: Crimea and the China question

SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: Crimea and the China question

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/24 March) – Crimea has been torn from Ukraine and is now part of the Russian Federation after President Vladimir Putin signed the law that annexed the r ...

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China importing more bananas after Yolanda

China importing more bananas after Yolanda

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 Jan) – The damage caused by super typhoon Yolanda on China’s banana industry has somehow brought some good news to Filipino growers. According to Ireneo ...

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Bananas? Worry more about copra, Davao chamber chair says

Bananas? Worry more about copra, Davao chamber chair says

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/26 May) –   So much attention has been given to the banana industry due to the crisis in the China market but the coconut industry is more worrisome with the ...

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Mindanao Business Council: options “very, very limited” for banana industry

Mindanao Business Council: options “very, very limited” for banana industry

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/26 May) –   The options for the beleaguered banana industry in the wake of the Scarborough Shoal standoff with China are “very, very limited”  because market ...

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