Filipino basketball tournament tips off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A round-robin basketball tournament featuring over a dozen teams of Filipino migrant workers from across Taiwan tipped off on Sunday (May 19), reported CNA. The tournament i...

Filipina star Sunshine Cruz warns Taipei hotel 'infested with bed bugs'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Filipina actress Sunshine Cruz on Saturday (May 4) posted a message on social media warning of an infestation of bed bugs in her hotel room in Taipei. On a Facebook post upl...

Pacquiao domina y retiene título de peso welter ante Broner

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Manny Pacquiao demostró el sábado que le queda mucho por pelear pese a haber cumplido ya 40 años. Si su dominante triunfo sobre Adrien Broner propiciará la revancha ...

Video shows Filipina perform hip-hop take on traditional Philippine dance in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Filipina student currently studying Chinese in Taiwan performed a traditional Philippine dance with a hip-hop twist at the National Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall 2018 Foreign Stu...

COMPUTEX 2018 termina com grande sucesso

TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--jun 11, 2018--COMPUTEX 2018, um evento organizado pela TAITRA, Conselho de Desenvolvimento do Comércio Externo de Taiwan, e TCA, Taipei Computer Association, foi encer...

COMPUTEX 2018 concluye con gran éxito

TAIPEI, Taiwán--(BUSINESS WIRE)--jun. 11, 2018--COMPUTEX 2018, organizada por TAITRA, el Consejo para el Desarrollo del Comercio Exterior de Taiwán, y TCA, la Taipei Computer Association, ha concluido...

Filipina actress Bela Padilla to celebrate Philippine independence in New Taipei City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Filipina actress Bela Padilla and Filipino comedian Negi will headline an event this Sunday (June 10) celebrating Philippine independence, Migrant Day and a run, announced the ...

Philippines makes ban on workers going to Kuwait permanent

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Sunday that a ban on Filipino workers from heading to Kuwait that's been in effect since February would now be permanent, inflaming...

Taiwan businesses donate PHP600,000 to family of Filipina caregiver killed in Hualien quake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On behalf of the Taiwanese business community in the Philippines, Taiwan's representative to the country Gary Lin (林松煥) yesterday (March 27) presented a check for PHP600,00...

Taiwan luxury car dealer accused of hiding two illegal Filipina maids

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A distributor of luxury cars and his wife have been accused of illegally employing and hiding two women from the Philippines at their Taipei home, the Chinese-language App...

Filipino rap battle to kickoff over Lunar New Year weekend in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Filipino hip hop artists and groups from both Taiwan and the Philippines will be busting rhymes at the Laklakan 1 rap battle in Taichung and Taipei over the coming Lunar New Ye...

Philippine President Duterte offers '42 virgins' to attract visitors and boost tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In a speech on Friday, aimed at luring investors as well as visitors to the Philippines, President Duterte said, what is being reported was a joke, that he'd offer 42 virgi...

Duterte threatens to ban deployment of workers to Kuwait

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president has threatened to impose a total ban on sending workers to Kuwait because of sexual abuses that have caused some Filipino women to kill themselves. ...

Women's group asks Philippine leader to keep abuse statue

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A women's group has asked Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's government to oppose any request by Japan to remove a newly erected monument honoring women who were forced ...

Filipino-American Liza Soberano ranks as most beautiful face of 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Filipino-American actress and model Liza Soberano was listed in as the most beautiful face on TC Candler's list titled "The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2017." ...