The Philippine's President Benigno Aquino (right) and China's ambassador in Manila Zhao Jianhua (left) shake hands at a Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce conference on Friday. Photo: EPA The Philippine's President Benigno Aquino (right) and China's ambassador in Manila Zhao Jianhua (left) shake hands at a Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce conference on Friday. Photo: EPA
The Philippine's President Benigno Aquino (right) and China's ambassador in Manila Zhao Jianhua (left) shake hands at a Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce conference on Friday. Photo: EPA

The Philippines dismisses China’s concerns over South China Sea military repairs

Manila rejects Beijing's criticism of its plans to renovate military installations in disputed territories of the South China Sea

The Philippine's President Benigno Aquino (right) and China's ambassador in Manila Zhao Jianhua (left) shake hands at a Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce conference on Friday. Photo: EPA The Philippine's President Benigno Aquino (right) and China's ambassador in Manila Zhao Jianhua (left) shake hands at a Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce conference on Friday. Photo: EPA
The Philippine's President Benigno Aquino (right) and China's ambassador in Manila Zhao Jianhua (left) shake hands at a Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce conference on Friday. Photo: EPA
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