President Rodrigo Duterte and President Xi Jinping prior to their bilateral meetings at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on October 2016. Wikimedia Commons
The Philippine Daily Inquirer-Nov 14
Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit the Philippines in the next few days, during which he will reportedly sign several agreements with President Duterte, among them a deal on the joint exploration of oil and gas reserves off Palawan, and another on the construction of a southern railway line connecting Manila and Bicol.
First published in: The Philippine Daily Inquirer