President Rodrigo Duterte continues to reconfigure diplomatic alliances after scoring several concessions, loans, and agreements during his visit to China. Among them are:
- $9 billion in loans, including $6 billion in soft loans from the Chinese government and $3 billion from private Chinese credit facilities;
- $15 million for drug rehabilitation facilities;
- Joint Coastal Guard Committee on Maritime Cooperation, as a prelude to greater cooperation in the disputed waters;
- Agricultural Cooperation Action Plan 2017-2019;
- Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cooperation on animal and plant inspection and quarantine;
- MOU on supporting the conduct of feasibility studies for major projects;
- MOU on production capacity and investment cooperation;
- agreement on economic and technological cooperation;
- MOU on strengthening trade, investment and economic cooperation;
- MOU on drafting China-Philippines economic cooperation development plans;
- MOU on tourism implementation plan of 2017-2022.
- MOU on the list of transportation and infrastructure cooperation projects;
- MOU on financing cooperation between the Export-Import Bank of China and the Philippines’ Department of Finance;
- MOU on news information exchange training;
- Protocol on cooperation between the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Narcotics Control Bureau of the Ministry of Public Security of China.
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