The giant shipyard run by the troubled Philippine unit of South Korean shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction. Photo: YouTube
Richard Heydarian
Opinion

Opinion

Richard Heydarian

Why China’s eyeing of bankrupt Philippine shipyard sets off alarms in maritime Southeast Asia

  • Richard Heydarian writes that China’s interest in giant Subic Bay shipyard, a former US naval base, triggers anxiety over Beijing’s growing influence
  • At its peak, the world’s fifth largest shipyard had employed as many as 10,000 Filipinos

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The giant shipyard run by the troubled Philippine unit of South Korean shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction. Photo: YouTube
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