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Taiwan reports 5 imported COVID cases, 26 days without local infection

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday (Nov. 30) reported five imported COVID-19 cases, while it has not reported a local infection since Nov. 4. CECC Sp...

Rescuers dig hole in blocked tunnel to save hikers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After going off course while hiking in Taroko National Park, a group of hikers found themselves trapped in a mountain, requiring rescuers to dig a hole in a blocked tunnel...

Taiwan reports 8 imported COVID cases, 25 days without local infection

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Nov. 29) reported eight imported COVID-19 cases, while 25 days have passed since it reported a local infection on Nov...

Temperatures to drop to 13 degrees C in northern Taiwan from Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cold front will pass through Taiwan on Tuesday (Nov. 30), ushering in an air mass that is expected to lower temperatures to 13-15 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan, Yil...

Taiwan reports 12 new imported COVID cases for second day in a row

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed 12 new imported COVID-19 cases for the second day in a row Saturday (Nov. 27), with no local infections or deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Comma...

Taiwan reports 12 imported COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Friday (Nov. 26) reported 12 imported COVID-19 cases. Health minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) announced 12 imp...

Taiwan’s Hualien shifts focus to accessible tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first group of visitors with disabilities arrived in Hualien on Thursday (Nov. 25) as part of the eastern county’s effort to promote accessible travel. The 10...

Taiwan reports 10 imported COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Nov. 25) reported 10 imported COVID-19 cases. CECC Spokesman Chuang Jen-hsiang (莊人祥) that afternoon announced 10...

Japanese media: Chinese ships simulated landing east of Taiwan in mid-November

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese naval vessels simulated a landing attack against Taiwan in mid-November in an area just 111 kilometers east of the country, Japan’s Sankei Shimbun report...

Magnitude 5.2 earthquake jolts eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.2 earthquake rattled eastern Taiwan at 5:55 p.m. this evening (Nov. 24), according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epicenter of the temblor was 8...

Taiwan reports 5 imported COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Nov. 24) reported five imported COVID-19 cases. Health Minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) that aftern...

Taiwan reports 7 imported COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday (Nov. 23) reported seven imported COVID-19 cases. Health Minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) that afterno...

Taiwan reports 3 imported COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Nov. 22) reported three imported COVID-19 cases. CECC Spokesman Chuang Jen-hsiang (莊人祥) announced three new import...

Taiwan reports 4 new imported COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed four new imported COVID-19 cases Saturday (Nov. 20) but no local infections or deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC). The fou...

‘Beta’ the best rescue dog from New Taipei needs new home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A search and rescue dog from New Taipei is looking for a new home after a stellar career involving some of Taiwan’s worst disasters. Beta, an eight-year-old Belgi...