The Philippines： Review of 2016 and Prospect of 2017
- 南海研究院-发表论文 
2016年,菲律宾顺利完成大选,并成功进行权力交接,政治社会总体稳定;经济以6.8%的增长率跃居亚洲首位;外交上一改依赖美国的大国平衡外交政策,在新任总统杜特尔特的率领下,菲律宾试图走独立自主的外交道路。随着杜特尔特的成功访华和两国领导人对南海问题的磋商,菲中关系逐步恢复正常。2017年,菲律宾将继续走独立自主的外交路线,并有望实现7%以上的经济增长。In 2016, the Philippines had successfully completed the election, and completed the transfer of rights. Changing from the former presidents＇ foreign policy of balancing great power relying mainly on the United States＇, under the leadership of the new president DuthelTe, the Philippines is trying to take the path of independent diplomacy. With the success of DuthelTe＇s visit to China and the South China Sea resolved by consultations, the Philippines - China relations is increasingly normalized, in the year, the Philippines is steady in both society and politics, so the economy grew by 6.8%, taking the first in Asia. Looking forward to 2017, the Philippines will continue to follow an independent diplomatic line, and is expected to achieve more than 7% of economic growth.