Filipino workers in Taiwan - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino workers in Taiwan


PH, Taiwanese groups seek probe into OFW's death in Taiwan factory

Sep 06, 2019 - 6:25 PM

Taiwan's Environmental Quality Protection Foundation and the EcoWaste Coalition of the Philippines urge the Taiwanese government to conduct a thorough and impartial investigation into the death of 29-year-old Deserie Castro Tagubasi

TRAGIC DEATH. Filipino worker Deserie Castro Tagubasi died during a workplace accident in Taiwan. Photo from the Facebook page of Deserie Castro Tagubasi

Tragic homecoming for OFW victim in Taiwan earthquake

Feb 15, 2018 - 6:06 PM

The remains of Melody Albano Castro are brought to her home in Barangay Banguian in Abulug town, Cagayan

SAD HOMECOMING. The box bearing the remains of OFW Melody Albano Castro is loaded in a hearse that would transport it to her hometown on February 15, 2018. Photo courtesy of OWWA Region 2

Duterte woos OFWs in Taiwan

Jan 10, 2016 - 11:40 PM

The presidential candidate tells Filipino workers that their families will be protected under a Duterte presidency

PH-Taiwan row: Can’t help jobless OFWs

Jul 10, 2013 - 5:38 PM

The Philippines tells up to 16 000 affected OFWs: Find other jobs abroad