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US, Canada, Japan, Australia recognize Taiwan's digital COVID passport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Starting on Thursday (July 14), Taiwan's digital COVID vaccine certificate will be compatible with the SMART Health Card (SHC), which is recognized by several countrie...

EU dallies on recognizing ASEAN COVID vaccine passports

The EU currently recognizes COVID passport certificates issued by only three countries from Southeast Asia, despite a surge in outbound travel from the region as pandemic restrictions are lifted. ...

Foreign ministry welcomes Philippines' acceptance of Taiwan vaccine certification

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mutual acceptance of vaccination certificates between Taiwan and the Philippines will facilitate more bilateral exchanges, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said ...

Israel to scrap COVID passport system as omicron wanes

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister says the country’s coronavirus vaccination “green pass” system will be suspended as new daily cases of COVID-19 continue to decline. Naftali ...

Taiwan's adult entertainment venues to require vaccination proof for entry on Jan. 21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Jan. 20) announced that employees and customers of Taiwan's adult entertainment venues will be require...

Taiwan's domestic COVID pass to launch on Jan. 21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Jan. 20) announced its domestic COVID pass, which will go live on Friday (Jan. 21). After launching a digital CO...

Europe's fight against coronavirus

The Netherlands: Unrest even in a soccer stadium Up until this past weekend, the Dutch soccer club SC Cambuur Leeuwarden was making the kinds of headlines everyone wants. The team got off to an excel...

COVID: Germany 'still skating on thin ice,' says Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday delivered what could be her last government statement in her nearly 16-year term. The statement came ahead of an EU summit with the 27 heads of state, whi...

Taiwan says COVID 'passports' would be a good idea

COVID-19 “passports” to show peoples’ inoculation and infection history will be hard to do in practice but are a good idea, Taiwan Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said on Wednesday (...