Taiwanese woman with dengue may be fined NT$300,000 for moving about in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese woman could face a fine of up to NT$300,000 (US$9,669) for traveling around in Kaohsiung and posing a risk to public health after she learned that she had cont...

Tigerair Taiwan cabin crew to be fined for negligence

Kaohsiung (CNA) - Two cabin crew members of Tigerair Taiwan who worked on flights while infected with measles are being fined by Kaohsiung City's Department of Health for violating the Commun...

Online report of MERS patients at local hospital false

Taipei, June 5 (CNA) While South Korea is trying to control an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), Taiwan's disease control authorities are acting to stop an online ...

Taiwan CDC dismisses MERS-CoV rumor

Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) dismissed a rumor spread intentionally on the social media which claimed that Chang Gung Memorial Hospital has just reported a suspected MERS-CoV case and ur...

Man who lied about possible Ebola infection kept in hospital

Kaohsiung, Dec. 6 (CNA) The 19-year-old man who made up a story about contracting the Ebola virus will be retained at Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital and will not be discharged until family mem...

Taiwan's suspected Ebola case a false alarm: official

Taipei, Dec. 6 (CNA) A suspected Ebola case reported to Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) appears to be a hoax after the test on a young man admitted to the hospital Friday turned out to be...