People seen in face masks at a shopping district in Taipei. File photo: APPeople seen in face masks at a shopping district in Taipei. File photo: AP
People seen in face masks at a shopping district in Taipei. File photo: AP

Coronavirus: Philippines lifts Taiwan travel ban after Taipei threatens Filipino work visas

  • Some 150,000 Filipinos work in Taiwan, enjoying visa-free entry that reports said could have been axed in retaliation to the ban
  • Manila had on February 2 imposed a travel ban on visitors from mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau, before also later including Taiwan

Topic |   Coronavirus Philippines
People seen in face masks at a shopping district in Taipei. File photo: APPeople seen in face masks at a shopping district in Taipei. File photo: AP
People seen in face masks at a shopping district in Taipei. File photo: AP
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