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Vietnam reports one COVID case imported from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will investigate the contacts of a Taiwan citizen after he was confirmed as an imported coronavirus (COVID-19) case by Vietnam Friday (March 5). The individual f...

Taiwan reports new imported COVID case from Poland

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday (Feb. 28) confirmed one new case of COVID-19 from Poland. During a regular press conference, CECC Spokesma...

Covid-positive Philippine man attended training class in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday (Feb. 21) confirmed that a Filipino man had attended a meeting in a building in Tainan shortly before testing...

Taiwan reports one imported COVID case from Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Friday (Feb. 19) confirmed one imported COVID-19 case from Indonesia. Health Minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chu...

Taiwan confirms US citizen as new imported COVID case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan added one new coronavirus case from the United States on Friday (Feb. 12), the first day of the Year of the Ox. The newest patient brought the total number of co...

Taiwan reports 1 COVID case imported from France

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed on Thursday (Feb. 11) that a male in his 20s has contracted the coronavirus, bringing the country's total number of cases to 936. Case No. 937 is a...

New imported COVID case from US confirmed after resuming work

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese man who spent months in the United States was confirmed as a coronavirus (COVID-19) case Saturday (Feb. 6) after having returned to work in Taiwan. The new ...

WHO blasted for listing Taiwan under China in COVID case tally

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The World Health Organization (WHO) has again drawn the ire of netizens from Taiwan and beyond for placing Taiwan under China in a coronavirus case tally. In a Facebook...

Taiwan reports imported COVID case from Mexico

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday (Jan. 26) confirmed one new imported case of the Wuhan coronavirus. On Tuesday, Health and Welfare Minist...

Taiwan’s envoy in US isolating at home after contact with COVID case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s envoy in the United States, Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) is isolating at home after contact with a staff member who tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19), t...

COVID-positive man went to Chang Gung Hospital in New Taipei for dentistry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There are concerns about a potential new coronavirus cluster infection after it was reported Friday (Jan. 22) that an infected elderly man had recently visited a hospital ...

China's Wuhan remembers coronavirus lockdown

On January 23, 2020, after the coronavirus began to spread out of control in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, authorities imposed a total lockdown affecting over 11 million people, and cut off all t...

Taiwan reports 2 imported Covid cases from Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Jan. 21) announced two new imported cases of the Wuhan coronavirus but no new local cases. The cases, a...

Taipei 101 office evacuated after contact with Covid case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An accounting firm has been forced to close down after one of its employees was found to have come in contact with a confirmed coronavirus case. As the Central Epidemic...

Taiwanese singer Fanny Liu is 'close contact' of Covid case in Hebei, China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Controversial Taiwanese singer Fanny Liu (劉樂妍), who is under lockdown in China's Hebei Province, says she has come in contact with a confirmed Wuhan coronavirus case w...