China Debt Trap in the Philippines

Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit the Philippines on November 20, 2018. Philippines under Duterte have recently strengthened its political and economic relations with China. Many however fear that such relations are lopsided in favor of China and compromise Philippine national sovereignty.

In these infographics, we look into how Chinese corporations have captured development projects in the Philippines, and how the risk for the country to fall into China’s notorious debt trap looms in the horizon.

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