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Taiwan reports 80,835 local COVID cases, record 127 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 80,835 local COVID-19 infections Saturday (May 28) and a record number of 127 deaths, with 46 imported cases, according to the Central Epidemic Command Ce...

Taiwan reports record-high 94,808 local COVID cases, 126 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 94,808 local COVID cases on Friday (May 27) and 126 deaths, both record single-day highs. CECC head Chen Shih-chung...

Taiwanese man commits suicide after losing nearly NT$60 million from Luna crypto crash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man in Taichung City was found dead on Tuesday (May 24) after falling from his apartment in an apparent suicide after losing a large sum of money from the collapse of th...

Taiwan reports 81,852 local COVID cases, record 104 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 81,852 local COVID cases on Thursday (May 26) and a single-day record of 104 deaths. CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中...

Taiwan 7-Eleven customer buys drink for NT$15, wins NT$10 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A customer of a Taipei 7-Eleven who bought a drink for only NT$15 (US$0.50) has been confirmed as one of the winners of the NT$10 million Special Prize for the March-April...

Taiwan reports 89,352 local COVID cases, record 76 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 89,352 local COVID cases on Wednesday (May 25) and a single-day record of 76 deaths. Chou Ji-haw (周志浩), head of the...

Heavy rain alert issued for 15 Taiwan counties, cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a stationary plum rain front loiters over the country, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a heavy rain advisory for 15 counties and cities today (May 25), and rain...

Taiwan reports 82,363 local COVID cases, 42 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 82,363 local COVID cases on Tuesday (May 24), a 24% increase from the previous day. CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中)...

Taiwan reports 66,247 local COVID cases, 40 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 66,247 local COVID cases on Monday (May 23), a 16% decrease from the previous day. CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) ...

Taiwan reports 85,720 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 85,720 local COVID cases on Friday (May 20). CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) also confirmed 41 imported cases, brin...

Taiwan reports 90,331 local COVID cases, surpasses 1 million infections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 90,331 local COVID cases on Thursday (May 19) and a new single-day record of 59 deaths. CECC head Chen Shih-chung (...

Skeletal remains of solo hiker found in central Taiwan after 7 months

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The skeletal remains of a man who embarked on a solo hiking trip up Daxueshan (大雪山) in central Taiwan last September were found in April, the Taichung City Fire Bureau tol...

Video shows grandpa in wheelchair whiz by at 50 kph on Taiwan street

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Video surfaced on Wednesday (May 18) showing an elderly man speeding down a street in Taichung City in an electric wheelchair. That evening, a member of the Facebook Gr...

Taipei recommends virtual classes at primary, secondary schools May 23-27

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei City Government on Wednesday (May 18) recommended that primary and secondary schools switch to virtual classes next week to avoid the expected COVID-19 peak. ...

Taiwan reports 85,310 local COVID cases, surpasses 900,000 total infections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 85,310 local COVID cases on Wednesday (May 18). CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) also confirmed 46 imported cases, b...