Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo: EPA

Philippines goes cap in hand to China as water shortage bites

  • Delegation from Manila lands in Beijing to seek loans and unlock funds for controversial China-backed Kaliwa dam
  • Critics say the Duterte government has engineered the water shortage to gain backing for the dam, which indigenous tribes oppose
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo: EPA
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