Tensions between Beijing and Manila are running high over disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP Tensions between Beijing and Manila are running high over disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP
Tensions between Beijing and Manila are running high over disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP
South China Sea

China and Philippines need a fishing deal for the South China Sea, but can they find one?

  • President Rodrigo Duterte set to make a key announcement on fishing rights during State of the Nation Address on Monday
  • But can either side afford to give ground without sparking a public outcry at home?

Topic |   South China Sea
Tensions between Beijing and Manila are running high over disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP Tensions between Beijing and Manila are running high over disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP
Tensions between Beijing and Manila are running high over disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP
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