Winners of photo contest to promote Philippines in Taiwan announced

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) recently announced the winners of photo contest held to promote the Philippines and celebrate Filipino worker...

Philippines entices Taiwan electronics industry at SEMICON Taiwan 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Among a host of plain booths, the Philippines electronics and semiconductor promotion booth colorfully and confidently extolled the Philippines as win-win partner for Taiw...

Manila thanks Taipei for arrest, deportation of Filipino fugitive

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The Philippines top envoy to Taipei on Wednesday expressed gratitude to Taiwan for its arrest and deportation of a Philippine city councilor, who was wanted in his home country for dru...

Philippines office in Taiwan launches app and connection service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Philippines’ representative office in Taiwan has launched an app to improve connections with and between Filipino citizens on the island, the Central News Agency...

MECO laments Philippines' listing as 2nd most hated country in Taiwanese survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Many Taiwanese and Filipino netizens alike are perplexed by the results of a survey by the Taiwan Public Opinion Foundation released on June 17, which listed the Philippin...

Philippines targets Taiwan market at FOOD Taipei

 The Philippines' representative office in Taiwan brought 17 strategically selected companies and brands, with the potential to target the mainstream Taiwan market, to the 28th Taipei Interna...

Taiwan reviews extending visa-free entry for Philippine citizens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The current visa-free entry policy for citizens of the Philippines coming to Taiwan is set to expire at the beginning of July, however the Taiwanese government is consider...

Philippines repositioning itself in ties with Taiwan: MECO official

Taipei, June 17 (CNA) The Philippines is positioning itself as Taiwan's "gateway" to Southeast Asia and hopes to spur two-way economic and educational exchanges with Taiwan, an official ...

Filipinos celebrate Philippines Independence Day in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In celebration of the Philippines Independence Day, June 12, over 3,000 people gathered in New Taipei City Sunday, June 10. The event, titled "Just Love ...

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...

Photo contest launched to promote tourism in Philippines, celebrate Filipino workers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo competition is being held to promote tourism in the Philippines and to recognize the hard work of Filipinos in Taiwan, according to the Manila Economic and Cultura...

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 PHP6...

Radio program informs, helps Filipino workers in Taiwan

The host of a weekly radio program that seeks to inform and answer the questions of Filipino migrant workers about their rights and obligations in Taiwan, as laid out in the nation's labor laws, s...

Philippines officials laud I-Mei's labor terms and conditions for OFWs in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) Chairman Angelito Banayo, along with labor representative and director of labor affairs of the MECO Labor Center Cesar L. C...

Body of Filipina caregiver killed in quake to return home Thursday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The body of a Philippine caregiver who perished in last week's deadly Hualien Earthquake will be arriving in her home town tomorrow (Thursday), according to her cousin...