Robredo notes ‘lingering fears’ over China-backed telco deal

MANILA, Philippines -- Vice President Leni Robredo warned military decision-makers on Tuesday to be careful about making deals with a China-backed telecommunications company amid growing suspicions of the Asian superpower's information-gathering activities. Robredo said she is not accusing China of spying, but there is a lingering fear given the recent string of events between Manila and Beijing. "We are not accusing [China]. But the worry is always there because there have been many instances that their intention here is to do information gathering," Robredo, speaking in Filipino, said on the sidelines of the opening ceremonies of the Angat Buhay Young Leaders in Government Fe...Keep on reading: Robredo notes ‘lingering fears’ over China-backed telco deal

Disclaimer : Mytimesnow (MTN) lets you explore worldwide viral news just by analyzing social media trends. Tap read more at source for full news. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply any endorsement of the views expressed within them.