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Man with COVID flies back to Taiwan

Update: 05/04 14:10 p.m. A second COVID-19 test for the Taiwanese businessman returning from Thailand has come back positive, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced Tuesday. He was fo...

Taiwan reports 2 COVID cases imported from Mexico, Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (April 29) announced two local and two imported COVID-19 cases and one case that has yet to be classified. Health...

China may challenge Taiwan mango exports to Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following China’s ban on pineapples from Taiwan, it will start exporting mangoes to Japan in a fresh challenge to Taiwanese exports, reports said Thursday (April 1)....

Company executive diagnosed with COVID 87 days after returning to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (March 31) confirmed six COVID-19 infections, including an elderly Taiwanese businessman who did not test ...

Businessman fined NT$100,000 for breaking Taiwan quarantine to see dentist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese businessman has been fined NT$100,000 for stopping by a dentist when he was supposed to be in quarantine. A Taiwanese businessman surnamed Li (李) returned f...

Taiwan reports imported COVID case from Mexico

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday (Jan. 26) confirmed one new imported case of the Wuhan coronavirus. On Tuesday, Health and Welfare Minist...

Taiwanese man fined NT$1 million for violating quarantine 7 times in 3 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese businessman who recently returned from China has been fined NT$1 million (US$35,700) for violating his quarantine seven times within three days. A resident ...

Taiwanese businessman charged for selling counterfeit masks from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The owner of Carry Mask was indicted Tuesday (Dec. 15) for making NT$34 million (US$1.21 million) by passing off face masks from China as made in Taiwan. Lin Ming-chin&...

Taiwan confirms 3 coronavirus cases from Philippines, Japan, Myanmar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) confirmed a Filipino man, a Taiwanese man returning from Myanmar, and a Taiwanese woman back from a trip to Japan, as the countr...

Taiwan reports new imported coronavirus case from Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday (Sept. 6) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus imported from the Philippines. During a special pres...

Relatives of murdered Taiwanese businessman dispute Indonesian police report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The relatives of a Taiwanese businessman murdered in Indonesia dispute the police version of events that a relationship with his secretary was the motive behind the killin...

Taiwanese businessman indicted for trying to help China recruit spies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese businessman was indicted Wednesday (Aug. 5) for trying to recruit government agents to collect information for China. The man, surnamed Huang (黃), moved to ...

Taiwan's Formosa Plastics scion wishes to retrieve, donate hidden assets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The son of a Taiwanese businessman has been tracing assets valued at as much as NT$600 billion (US$20 billion), which his late father and uncle had left in foreign countri...

International buyers fearing food shortage sign MOU with Taiwan farmers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to set off panic buying around the world, many international customers have reached out to Taiwanese farmers in hope...

Taiwan passports cause confusion in India over coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused Taiwanese tourists to be turned away from hotels in India because their passports call the island by its official name, “...