The rise in cases has been blamed on the easing of lockdown regulations by authorities and non-compliance of prevention measures. The epidemic has flared up in some communities.
The Philippines advocates peaceful settlement of relevant disputes through legal means, Lorenzana said.
He added that with joint efforts of China and ASEAN, two-way trade and investment grew in the first half of this year, and fast-track lanes for personnel and logistics exchanges have been established to facilitate resumption of work and production, as well as the smooth operation of industrial and supply chains.
The bilateral FTA also impeccably responds to Cambodia's policy directions sketched in the Industrial Development Policy and the "Rectangular Strategy," the minister added.
Today's China is not the former Soviet Union and China has no intention of becoming another United States, noted Wang.
National security legislation underpins the very survival of any country, and it is a common legal practice of all countries, Wang said.
The airport has received flight resumption plans from both Chinese and ROK airlines.
As "a just cause enjoys abundant support while an unjust one finds scant backing," Wang said the U.S. side has put its self-interests above market principles and international rules at the cost of undermining the rights and interests of American users and companies, and resorted to reckless political manipulation and suppression.
Foreign ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian told a press briefing that some U.S. individuals should stop dragging China into U.S. internal affairs, urging them to be responsible for their credibility and the image of their country, and stop slandering China.
China rejects any attempt to create so-called "new Cold War": FM
U.S. President Donald Trump's gamble is likely to backfire, said Castrillon.