Philippines and China row worsens


An escalating dispute over the Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea between China and the Philippines has started to impact tourism in the region.

Authorities in Beijing have warned its citizens against travelling to the Philippines after anti-China protests.

As a result, Chinese tour operators and tourists have avoided visiting the South East Asian nation for their holidays.

The BBC's Kate McGeown has more from Manila.

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