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 ang Tsina,… »

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 Philippine Sea will… »

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… »

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, illegal acts… »

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 Chinese ships in Mischief Reef and… »

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… »

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… »

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 the… »


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… »


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

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 region.… »

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… »

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… »

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 markets in Asai… »

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