By: Elaine Hou
Taipei, June 12 (CNA) The Philippines and Taiwan could sign an agreement to cooperate on
law enforcement in fisheries matters in their overlapping waters in July, the Philippines’ representative to Taiwan said Friday.
Antonio Basilio said that his government will hold a Cabinet meeting next week or the week after to discuss the content of the draft agreement.
The Philippine envoy made the remarks in response to reporters’ questions on the sidelines of an event in Taipei to celebrate the 117th anniversary of the Philippine Independence Day.
The Cabinet meeting is aimed at discussing whether to approve the content of the draft agreement, according to Basilio. [FULL STORY]