6 months Duterte says China could be losing interest on joint oil exploration deal in South China Sea MB
By Genalyn Kabiling It appears that China might no longer agree to the 60-40 sharing deal on the proposed joint oil exploration in the South China Sea, President Duterte said last Thursday night. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (ROBINSON NIÑAL JR. / PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Amid the uproar over his pronouncement that China cannot be stopped from fishing in the country’s exclusive economic zone, the President admitted that China earlier agreed to share the resources but is now unlikely to enter into such exploration arrangement. “They are willing now to share sana, 60-40. I do not think they will ... more