Filipino fishermen remove Chinese buoys near disputed, officials say

Filipino fishermen found several buoys with Chinese markings near the disputed Scarborough Shoal and towed the devices back to shore northwest of the capital, Manila, Philippines officials said on Sunday.

Japan, Philippines to hold first naval drill in South China Sea: Report
Japan, Philippines to hold first naval drill in South China Sea: Report

 Japan and the Philippines will hold their first joint naval drill this month in the South China Sea near a disputed shoal claimed by Beijing, sources in Tokyo and the Philippines said.

Philippines accuses China of turning water cannon on its fishing boats

Filipino activists denounced China`s coast guard on Tuesday for turning water cannon on Philippine fishing boats in disputed waters, near where hundreds of Filipino and American Marines landed on a beach in a mock assault.

Philippines says Chinese ship rammed fishing boats in Scarborough Shoal

 The Philippines said on Wednesday that a Chinese coast guard ship had rammed three Philippine fishing boats in the disputed Scarborough Shoal area of the South China Sea last week and Manila had protested to Beijing over the incident.

Philippines says China is building at disputed shoal

The Philippines on Tuesday accused China of laying concrete blocks on a small group of reefs and rocky outcrops within its territory, the latest escalation in a hostile maritime dispute.