6 months Taiwan welcomes lifting of travel ban; PAL, Cebu Pacific resume flights Taiwan welcomes lifting of travel ban; PAL, Cebu Pacific resume flights
By Joseph Almer Pedrajas, Jeffrey Damicog, and Martin Sadongdong Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen welcomed the decision of the Philippine government to lift the travel ban on Taiwan, which was imposed over concerns on the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-2019). In her Facebook page, the Taiwanese leader stated late Friday night (local time) that they “approved of the Filipino government’s decision,” while expressing her gratitude to supporters in the Philippines. Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen (REUTERS/Fabian Hamacher / MANILA BULLETIN) “I want to thank all of our friends in the Philippines who spoke up for Taiwan,” Tsai said. The temporary ban on ... more