Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shows the way to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte during a welcome ceremony last year outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Associated Press
Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shows the way to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte during a welcome ceremony last year outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Associated Press

Beijing sees joint energy venture with Manila as a ‘model’ for resolving South China Sea disputes

The project was the preferable alternative to unilateral action which would have damaged both sides, according to Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi

Topic |   South China Sea
Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shows the way to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte during a welcome ceremony last year outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Associated Press
Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shows the way to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte during a welcome ceremony last year outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Associated Press
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