Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered China Telecom a slot to be the country’s third telecom provider to break up the dominance of two local firms, his spokesman said Tuesday.
Tag Archive: South China Sea
In early 2017, Kaspersky Lab researchers noted increased activity by an APT called Spring Dragon (also known as LotusBlossom). The attacks involved new and evolved tools and techniques and targeted countries around the South China Sea. Kaspersky Lab’s experts have published their analysis of the attackers’ toolset over time in order to help organizations better understand the nature of the threat and protect themselves.
Japan may consider providing large patrol vessels to the Philippine Coast Guard after leaders of the two nations reached an agreement on defense equipment and technology, according to Reuters.
APEC watch: China told to stop militarization, construction activities as APEC leaders meet in Manila
United States President Barack Obama has called on China to halt construction and reclamation activities in order not to increase tensions in the disputed island.
The Philippines on Tuesday backed a reported U.S. plan to challenge China’s territorial claims by deploying a Navy ship close to a Chinese-built island in the South China Sea, saying it was important for the international community to safeguard freedom of navigation in the disputed waters.