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China's population in the Philippines

Requested from DFA by LI YUCHUAN at 11:21 AM on Mar 25, 2019.
Purpose: Company project start data collection
Date of Coverage: 03/25/2019 - 03/25/2019
Tracking no: #DFA-433709894369

LI 11:21 AM, Mar 25, 2019

Hello, I want to know how many Chinese people are in the Philippines:
1. The total number of Chinese holding tourist visas
2. The total number of Chinese with temporary work visas
3. Total number of Chinese holding 9G work visas
March 25, 2019

Dear LI,


Thank you for your request dated Mar 25, 2019 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

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You asked for China's population in the Philippines.

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While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance this Office does not have [some of]* the information you have requested. However, you may wish to contact the Bureau of Immigration or resubmit your request addressed to the correct agency on the eFOI portal.

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