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2019. Cliff Venzon. “Manila Vice: XI and Duterte grapple with online casino crime.” Nikkei Asian Review.  December 24.

2019. Raisa Robles. “China promised Duterte US$9 billion. He’s had only US$924 million in loans and grants. Why?” South China Morning Post (SCMP). October 26. 

2019. Cliff Venzon. “Duterte struggles to sell his China pivot at home.” Nikkei Asian Review. October 9.

2019. Sam Ramos-Jones. Philippines’ Risky Bet on Gaming Industry. Asia Sentinel. September 27.

2019. Resty Woro Yuniar. Indonesia set to choose Japan over China to get second rail mega-project on track. South China Morning Post (SCMP). September 13.

2019. Cliff Venzon. Philippines halts new online casinos as China urges crackdown. Asian Nikkei Review. August 19.

2019. John Reed. Manila’s online gambling boom highlights pivot to China. Financial Times.  August 5.

2019. Jc Punongbayan. Why the influx of Chinese in the Philippines? Rappler. June 17.

2019. Ralf Rivas. Online gambling: Good for whose business? Rappler. June 14.

2019. Ralf Rivas. Overworked and Shortchanged: A Chinese online gambling worker’s plight in Manila. Rappler. June 12.

2019. Cliff Venzon. Manila set to block Chinese bidders from largest shipyard. Nikkei Asian Review. April 29.

2019. Natalia Portyakova. Симфония Си: что даст России сопряжение «Пояса и пути» с ЕАЭС, Izvestia. April 24.

2019. Jake Watts. Virtual Casinos Deliver a Tricky Jackpot. Wall Street Journal. March 19.

2019. Weslene Uy. Rise of Chinese investments in Duterte’s Philippines: Some consequences. Philippine Star. March 19.

2019. Weslene Uy. Corrosive Foreign Investments: The Case of Offshore Gambling. BusinessWorld. March 12.

2019. Renato De Castro. The geo-political fault line in Philippine society. Philippine Star. Philippine Star. January 4.

2018. Editorial Board. PH-China relations’ restored to normalcy’ – Duterte. UN-TV News. November 20. 

2018. Renato De Castro. With Xi Jinping’s visit, will Duterte reap the fruit of appeasing China? Philippine Star. September, 22. 

2018. Editorial Board. Xi Jinping’s visit seen boosting PH-China Ties. Manila Times. November 11. 

2018. Sarah Zheng. Philippines must strike a balance when China’s Xi Jinping comes to visit, analysts say. South China Morning Post (SCMP). November 1. 

2018. Bhavan Jaipragas. Trump strikes a blow in US-China struggle with Build Act to contain Xi’s Belt and Road. South China Morning Post (SCMP). October 20. 

2018. Mauro Gia Samonte. See Xi Jinping face off with this Philippine reality? Manila Times, September, 28. 

2018. Renato De Castro. Is there crisis in Duterte admin’s appeasement policy on China? Philippine Star. September, 22. 

2018. Ghie. Datoy. Xi and Duterte: Building progress and hope. Philippine Daily Tribune, September 15. 

2018. Editorial Board. Philippines should steer clear of China’s One Belt and One Road. Philippine News. August, 28.

2018. Jason Koutsoukis and Cecilia Yap. China Hasn’t Delivered on Its $24 Billion Philippines Promise. Bloomberg. July, 25.

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2018. Audrey Morallo. Analyst: Too early to judge Duterte success, failure in courting Chinese FDIs. Philippine Star. July, 13.

2018. Rey Gamboa. Take two for China. Philippine Star. March, 11.

2017. Leslie Gatpolintan. Infrastructure to attract more FDI. Philippine News Agency. August, 1