South China Sea: Philippines, China hold ‘friendly and candid’ talks on maritime disputes Editorial Asia 23/05/2021 The two sides also discussed the row over the 2019 sinking of a Philippine fishing boat by a Chinese vessel that abandoned the Filipino crew in the sea The talks come days after the Philippine Foreign Secretary Locsin likened China to ‘an ugly oaf’ for its behaviour in the waterway Published: 5:02pm, 22 May, 2021 Updated: 5:02pm, 22 May, 2021 Related posts 1. LG Display swings to profit in Q2 as panel prices rise 2. 1st days in Japan as purchasing manager: Saha Group chairman’s story (7) 3. As Vietnam’s coronavirus surge continues, lockdowns take their toll on factory output, small businesses VIEW MORE Thailand received 6 million doses of Sinovac vaccine from China with more on its way JD Logistics set to raise $3.2bn with lowered IPO price Comments be the first to comment on this article Leave a Reply Cancel comment replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name* Email* Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.