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Philippines lifts travel ban on Taiwan travelers

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Following days of confusion and inconsistencies, the Philippines has officially lifted travel restrictions imposed upon Taiwan travelers, effective immediately. The members...
A Philippines presidential directive temporarily bans the entry of anyone from China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. (CNA)

The Latest | Philippines to reverse ban on Taiwan travelers: CNA

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Taiwan's state-run Central News Agency (CNA) reported Friday that Manila has decided to exclude Taiwan from a travel ban...
Fear, boredom, adventure fill each day on quarantined ship

Quarantine ends for Taiwanese in contact with cruise tourists

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — The quarantine period for 212 Taiwanese residents who came in contact with tourists from the Diamond Princess Cruise has ended,...
A kid holds a sign that read "I want to go home" in Taipei on Feb. 14, 2020. (CNA)

Families ask Taiwan to bring home their beloved ones from Wuhan

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Taiwanese residents whose family members are stranded in Hubei province, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus, took to the...

Interview | Filipinos in Taiwan concerned, ask gov’t to lift ban

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Mariel Leon C. Perfecto had intended to bring home some medication for his 94-year-old mother who lives in the...
Two people are seen in mask on Feb. 13, 2020. (CNA)

Taiwan’s mask rationing system to stay in place for now: CECC

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — A policy designed to prevent masks stockpiling will stay in place for now, Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, 中央流行疫情指揮中心)...
Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs Wang Mei-Hua (王美花) speaks at a press briefing on Feb. 13, 2020. (CNA)

Taiwan to release coupons to help businesses dented by virus

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Taiwan's Cabinet plans to offer discounts to customers who spend at night markets and restaurants to encourage consumer activities...
Government officials attend a press briefing at the cabinet on Feb. 13, 2020. (CNA)

Taiwan to inject NT$60 billion into economy amid outbreak

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Taiwan's Prime Minister Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) ordered cabinet to allocate NT$60 billion (US$1.9 billion) for businesses affected by the novel...

Taiwan tight-lipped on WHO forum, calls for more inclusion

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — Hours before Geneva wakes up to a global research and innovation forum at the World Health Organization (WHO, 世界衛生組織)...
MOFA spokeswoman Joanne Ou (CNA file photo)

Ban ‘unilaterally ordered’ by Philippine health agency: Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — There is “internal inconsistency” within Philippine government agencies on whether a travel ban that was imposed on China includes...

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