Protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again

The personal protective gear that was in dangerously short supply during the early weeks of the coronavirus crisis in the U.S. is running low again as the virus resumes its rapid spread and the number...

Coronavirus: A new way of life for India's elderly

When Shashi Luthra left Kolkata early this year, she had planned a 40-day vacation to visit her sister and granddaughter in India's capital city of New Delhi. Nothing could have prepared her for t...

Nationals cancel workout because of COVID-19 testing delay

WASHINGTON (AP) — The defending World Series champion Nationals canceled their workout Monday because of COVID-19 testing delays that general manager Mike Rizzo worried could endanger the baseball sea...

King Félix opts out of MLB season, Doolittle on fence

Former Cy Young Award winner Félix Hernández has joined the list of major leaguers opting out of the 2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic, at least temporarily ending the 34-year-old’s bid to r...

French medics sue over mask, equipment shortages amid virus

PARIS (AP) — A collective of French health care workers said Thursday it is seeking a broad legal inquiry into France’s failure to protect its members and their colleagues by providing adequate masks,...

Citi and Citi Foundation Reach Over US$100 Million in Commitments for COVID-19 Community Relief and Economic Recovery Efforts

New Efforts Support Communities of Color That Have Been Disproportionally Impacted by the PandemicCiti Foundation Donates US$25 Million to Support Community Development Financial Institutions in the U...

CCP using pandemic as cover for expansionist agenda

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – As the Wuhan coronavirus sweeps the world there has been plenty of discussion among China observers about how the regime has sought to use the pandemic to its advantage...

NWSL takes field first as other pro leagues chart futures

The National Women’s Soccer League opens its Challenge Cup tournament Saturday and the pressure is on as it becomes the first professional team sports league to play in the U.S. amid the coronavirus p...

Taiwan holds only Holi festival in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to its extraordinary handling of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), Taiwan on Sunday (June 21) was the only country so far this year to hold a Holi festival, and procee...

Taiwan only country to hold Indian Holi festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to its extraordinary handling of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), Taiwan will on Sunday (June 21) be the only country so far this year to hold an "Indian Holi Ta...

Taiwanese woman fined NT$150,000 for lying about hazmat suit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The city of Taichung has fined a woman NT$150,000 (US$5,000) for lying about wearing a hazmat suit after testing positive for Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). On Monday (J...

Photo of the Day: Czech Pirate Party thanks Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a rally in Prague to protest alleged government corruption, a giant image of the Taiwanese flag was beamed onto a screen to thank the country for donating personal ...

Taiwan donates more masks, PPE to Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Philippines continues its battle against the Wuhan coronavirus, Taiwan sent another shipment of masks and personal protective equipment (PPE) to the country on Thur...

Czech parliament refuses to thank Taiwan for help amid Chinese pressure

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members of the Czech Republic parliament on Thursday (June 4) criticized their fellow MPs as kowtowing to China after a measure to thank Taiwan for its help fighting the W...

Singapore's LABMED shipped over 20 million masks to meet global demand

Rising Singapore medical equipment company has been supplying much needed masks, PPEs to Covid-19 hotspots worldwide SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 4 June 2020 - Singapore based LABMED is playing a cr...