Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese president Xi Jinping in Manila. Photo: AP Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese president Xi Jinping in Manila. Photo: AP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese president Xi Jinping in Manila. Photo: AP
Diplomacy

Philippines insists it can repay Chinese loans for water projects and avoid ‘debt trap’

  • President Duterte confronting concerns he agreed to unfavourable terms while taking on China-funded infrastructure projects

Topic |   Diplomacy
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese president Xi Jinping in Manila. Photo: AP Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese president Xi Jinping in Manila. Photo: AP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese president Xi Jinping in Manila. Photo: AP
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