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Over 100 migrant workers in Taiwan's Taoyuan test positive for COVID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 100 workers have been diagnosed with COVID at a large factory in Taoyuan City's Guishan District. Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) said Friday (Apr...

COVID cluster of 8 reported in New Taipei apartment building

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Taipei City announced seven new COVID cases on Tuesday morning (March 29), including six tied to an apparent cluster infection at an apartment building. During a pr...

COVID cluster in northern Taiwan's Datan Power Plant rises to 56

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of COVID cases tied to a cluster infection that started at the Datan Power Plant in Taoyuan City has risen to 56 cases, including an elementary school student, ...

10 migrant workers at New Taipei tech factory test positive for COVID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a Vietnamese migrant worker tested positive for COVID on Thursday (March 24), nine coworkers have also tested positive for the virus. The New Taipei City Departme...

13 Covid cases reported in Taiwan's Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chi-mai (陳其邁) on Thursday (March 24) announced that there were 13 new local COVID cases detected in the city. During a press conference that mornin...

COVID cluster from religious group feast at Taipei restaurant, KTV party grows to 24

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Friday (Feb. 18) announced that a cluster infection tied to a religious gathering at a restaurant and KTV club in Taipei has ...

2 Taiwanese, 2 Filipino workers at Career, Askey test positive for COVID in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four workers at electronics factories tested positive for COVID on Tuesday (Feb. 15) in northern Taiwan. CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) announced that two Taiwanese wo...

13 migrant workers, Taiwanese contractor at Career Technology in New Taipei test positive for COVID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The New Taipei City Department of Health on Thursday (Feb. 10) announced that 13 migrant workers at Taiwanese Apple supplier Career Technology Co. (嘉聯益) and one Taiwanese ...

COVID cluster of unknown origin rises to 4 in Taiwan's Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung on Wednesday (Feb. 9) announced a new cluster infection involving four people, and its source is unknown. Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chi-mai (陳其邁) said that there a...

Taiwan's Kaohsiung reports 12 new COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Friday (Feb. 4) reported 12 new COVID-19 cases in Kaohsiung City. CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) announced 25 lo...

Taiwan’s Taoyuan shuts down logistics firm over COVID cluster

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After seven new COVID-19 infections were reported at a logistics firm Wednesday (Feb. 2), Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) ordered the company to suspend its activities until fu...

Taipei to launch Level 2.5 alert, details Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the rise of Omicron cluster infections tied to restaurants in northern Taiwan, the Taipei City Government will raise the epidemic prevention alert to Level 2.5, with ...

Taiwan's 10 Omicron transmission chains grow to 381 cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Jan. 27) announced 21 new COVID cases, bringing the total number of infections tied to its 10 Omicron chai...

Taiwan reports 21 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Jan. 27) announced 21 local COVID cases. CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) also confirmed 43 imported cases. The c...

10 Omicron transmission chains detected in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Jan. 26) confirmed that there are 10 independent transmission chains of the Omicron variant in Taiwan. During a...