Indonesian teen in Taiwan tests positive for coronavirus after quarantine ends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Oct. 28) announced that one new case of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) has been imported from Indonesia. ...

Indonesian-Taiwanese woman fatally stabbed in massage parlor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Indonesian-Taiwanese masseuse was allegedly fatally stabbed by her Taiwanese boyfriend at a massage parlor in northern Taiwan on Aug. 7. At 10:20 a.m. on Aug. 7 in H...

Indonesian woman with HIV denies media reports of 4 Taiwanese boyfriends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An undocumented Indonesian migrant worker has denied unsubstantiated reports that she has four Taiwanese boyfriends, while authorities seek to trace the source of her HIV ...

132 people in Kaohsiung came in contact with friend of infected Indonesian caregiver

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung's Department of Health has tracked down over 100 individuals that have come in contact with the friend of an undocumented Indonesian caregiver diagnosed with...

Indonesian woman diagnosed with Wuhan virus was working in Taiwan illegally

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 32nd person confirmed to have contracted the Wuhan coronavirus is an unaccounted for Indonesian migrant worker who has been working illegally as a caregiver and was al...

Indonesian caregiver steals Taiwanese boss's safe with NT$2.08 million inside

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Indonesian woman stole her employer's safe containing NT$2.08 million (US$68,000) and tried to make away with the loot on an e-bike with her boyfriend, but they wer...

Unaccounted for Indonesian worker caught livestreaming KTV in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An unaccounted for Indonesian migrant worker was recently arrested after police pinpointed her location in Kaohsiung while she broadcast herself singing KTV songs via live...

Taiwan beach trash 'never-ending': Indonesian environmental enthusiast

An Indonesian migrant worker, who has been organizing cleanups around Taiwan for almost three years, said Sunday that the garbage on one of the country’s beaches is a never-ending problem, and i...

Indonesian man fifth victim of deadly bridge collapse in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The body of a fifth foreign migrant fisherman has been recovered after the collapse of a suspension bridge in northeastern Taiwan's Yilan County Tuesday morning (Oct. ...

Indonesian woman sentenced to 7 years by Taiwan court for shaking baby to death

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An unaccounted for female Indonesian migrant worker hired by an Indonesian couple to care for their baby has been sentenced by a New Taipei court to seven years and six months ...

Taiwan records first case of Chikungunya this year

An Indonesian migrant worker in central Taiwan has been diagnosed with Chikungunya fever (屈公病), the first case in Taiwan this year, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Wednesday. The woman d...

Broker, councilman allegedly drugs, rapes Indonesian woman in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A labor broker and township councilman has been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting a female Indonesian migrant worker at a hotel in western Taiwan. According to l...

Indonesian migrant worker rescued from torture by employer

A female migrant worker from Indonesia has been rescued by a joint effort by police and the New Taipei City government after she was tortured by her employer, the city's Labor Affairs Department r...

Suspect in murder of Indonesian migrant worker nabbed in SW Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taichung police on Friday (Jan. 04) arrested an Indonesian man in southwestern Taiwan's Chiayi County in connection with the death of his countryman late last month, report...

Indonesian migrant worker killed in drunken dispute in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An Indonesian male migrant worker died early Wednesday morning (Dec. 26) after becoming entangled in a drunken dispute with a fellow Indonesian worker in Taichung, Taiwan, repo...