Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte attends a meeting with Zhang Dejiang, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte attends a meeting with Zhang Dejiang, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

President Rodrigo Duterte's needs Chinese financing to build the US$4 billion Mindanao Railway. Photo: Reuters/Wu Hong

April 3, 2017 1:40 PM (UTC+8)