Since the creation of the Philippines, it has been the sea of Sulu or Sulu sea
Analysts say $40 billion worth of cargo passes through the Sulu Sea
area a year, including supertankers from the Indian Ocean that cannot use the crowded Malacca Strait.
Over the past nine months, there have been kidnappings and attempted kidnappings of foreigners in the Eastern Sabah province of Malaysia and in the southern Sulu Sea
area by terrorist or insurgent groups based in the Sulu Archipelago of the Philippines.
In geography, the Sulu Sea
is a part of which ocean?
The storm will sweep northwest from the Sulu Sea
off southwest the Philippines at a speed of 20-25 km per hour to enter the southeastern part of the South China Sea from Saturday night to Sunday morning, Xinhua quoted the NMC as saying in a statement.
Tuesday's opening ceremony for the naval exercises took place at a military base in Puerto Princesa, the capital of Palawan, a narrow island that divides the South China Sea to the west and the Sulu Sea
in the east.
The navies of the United States and six Southeast Asian countries including the Philippines on Tuesday kicked off an 11-day military drill in the Malacca Strait, Celebes Sea and Sulu Sea
, a spokesman for the Philippine military said.
Exxon is planning to spend around $100 million on drilling the Dabakan-1 well in the Sulu Sea
, located between the Palawan Island and the country's main archipelago.
The boats will skirt the east coast of Mindanao to hopefully avoid the pirates to the southwest of the island and out in the Sulu Sea
The green campaigners are in south-east Asia for a four-month tour to expose the impact of climate change and, embarrassingly, the fragile nature of the coral reef in the marine park in the Sulu Sea
off the isle of Palawan.
It took 12 more questions before Chandra missed - and Brandt correctly answered - the following question: "The Balabac Strait connects the Sulu Sea
with which other sea to the west?
It travels along Busuanga's palmy shoreline for more than an hour before moving northward across the open Sulu Sea
, where the only traffic is Filipino fishermen.