Alvin Camba

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The winners and losers in Duterte’s China play

Real-estate companies in the Philippines are riding a wave of Chinese investment driven by betting operations, squeezing local buyers from the market.

1 Oct 2018 - 3:44PM

Real-estate companies in the Philippines are riding a wave of Chinese investment driven by betting operations, squeezing local buyers from the market.

The winners and losers in Duterte’s China play
What happened to the billions China pledged the Philippines? Not what you think

Forget claims about duplicitous Beijing and the South China Sea. The delays in Chinese investment into the country are entirely predictable – and not evidence of something more sinister.

7 Aug 2018 - 2:38PM

Forget claims about duplicitous Beijing and the South China Sea. The delays in Chinese investment into the country are entirely predictable – and not evidence of something more sinister.

What happened to the billions China pledged the Philippines? Not what you think