The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in the Philippines (TECO) welcomes the announcement made today by the Philippine Government to remove Taiwan from the travel ban, which was implemented on February 10, 2020.
In a press statement release this afternoon said: “Taiwan has taken all measures needed to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Taiwan will continue to work closely with the international community, including the Philippines, to fight against the COVID-19 to safeguard the health and welfare of humanity.
“The Republic of China (Taiwan) attaches great importance to its long-standing relationship with the Republic of the Philippines. We are determined to strengthen our bilateral ties and promote our people-to-people connectivity.”
TECO voiced out their deep appreciation to all Filipino friends who have voiced their sincere support for removing Taiwan from the temporary travel ban.
“We especially commend the Manila Economic and Cultural Office for its tireless efforts to help remove Taiwan from the travel ban,” expressed TECO .