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PH eyes ‘paradigm shift’ to deal with China on WPS issue – PBBM

President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. said that the Philippines is eyeing a “paradigm shift” as the “traditional methods of diplomacy” of the Philippine government is continuously being disregarded by China amid its recent aggression and harassment in the West Philippine Sea (WPS).

PBBM: 2023 is a year of structural changes

President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. described his performance for the year 2023 as “the year of structural changes,” which are significant in the country’s recovery from all economic challenges left by the COVID-19 pandemic.

PBBM: No need to recall Chinese Ambassador Huang

President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. said on Monday he would not ask China to recall its ambassador in the Philippines amid reports about the envoy’s supposedly disrespectful behavior, including his reported bullying of the Armed Forces chief.

PBBM says PH, Japan agree to quickly conclude RAA talks

President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. said on Monday that he and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida agreed to immediately finalize the discussion on the planned Reciprocal Access Agreement (RAA), stressing that the Philippines will continue to talk with other like-minded nations to resolve the issue in the South China Sea.