South Korean woman injured as rock hits bus after Taiwan earthquake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A South Korean woman was taken to hospital after a falling rock hit her tour bus in Hualien County Saturday (April 20), just two days after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake hit ...

Taiwan cab driver jailed for 7 years and 4 months for raping South Korean tourist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed a prison sentence of seven years and four months for a taxi driver found guilty of raping a tourist from South Korea. No appeal...

Taiwan welcomes millionth visitor from South Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new milestone in tourism from South Korea was recorded as the number of South Korean visitors this year has reached 1 million, said the Tourism Bureau. According to t...

Taiwan CDC dismisses MERS-CoV rumor

Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) dismissed a rumor spread intentionally on the social media which claimed that Chang Gung Memorial Hospital has just reported a suspected MERS-CoV case and ur...

CDC rules out suspected patient with MERS-CoV contract

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) confirmed Sunday that a patient previously suspected of contracting the MERS-CoV virus has been ruled out after test results showed his symptoms to be influenza B...

Taiwan takes precautions against MERS

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The health authorities said Friday they were stepping up vigilance after China announced that a South Korean visitor had been diagnosed with the Middle East respiratory syndrome...