National Bookstore Stops Selling China-Made Globes

National Bookstore, the Philippines' largest bookstore chain, has withdrawn from its shelves Chinese-made globes showing Beijing’s claims to most of the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), reports A Department of Foreign Affairs spokesman said the chain decided to pull out the globes after a dialogue with DFA officials. Bookstore management claimed it was unaware of the “misinformation” contained in the education materials.