Vietnamese Prime Minister visits Manila

epa04216925 A Vietnamese child peers from Vietnam and Philippines flags while waiting for the arrival of Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung at Villamor Airbase in Pasay, south of Manila, Philippines, 21 May 2014. Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung is in Manila to attend the 23rd World Economic Forum on East Asia. He is scheduled to join the Philippines‘ president Benigno Aquino III as well as Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and Myanmar’s Vice President U Nyan Tun in discussing how greater regional integration could also promote inclusive growth. Aquino and Dung were also expected to discuss recent developments in the South China Sea and problems with Beijing, officials said. China has reclaimed land at the Johnson South Reef in preparation for the construction of an airstrip and deployed a mobile oil rig to the Paracel Islands. The move triggering anti-Chinese protests across Vietnam that turned into riots and left two Chinese workers killed and more than 100 injured. EPA/DENNIS M. SABANGAN

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