Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Police question two workers about blackout at Taiwan’s Taoyuan Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two employees of a subcontractor faced questioning Tuesday (March 15) about a blackout at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport last week. The March 11 power outage at T...

COVID cluster at Taiwan Taoyuan airport kept in check

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The COVID-19 command post at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport was relieved of its duty on Friday (Jan. 28) right before the Lunar New Year holiday as the cluster h...

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...

1st batch out of 10,000 Merck COVID pills arrive in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first batch out of 10,000 doses of Merck's COVID medication Molnupiravir arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Monday morning (Jan. 24), marking the f...

Taiwan Taoyuan Airport sees record low passengers in 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 909,000 passengers traveled through Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport in 2021, an all-time low in the airport’s 43 years of operation. Taoyu...

Army disinfects Taipei's main transportation hub

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nearly 40 troops from the Army's 33rd Chemical Corps were dispatched Monday morning (Jan. 17) to carry out disinfection of Taipei’s major transportation hub. ...

Taiwan’s Taoyuan Airport safe if no new COVID cases show up by Jan. 22

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Mass COVID-19 testing of the personnel at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport will continue until Jan. 22, but if no positive cases show up by then, the country’s m...

South Taiwan mall closed after visit by airport cluster case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Hanshin Arena mall in Kaohsiung is closed for disinfection after a COVID case tied to the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Omicron cluster infection recently visit...

Taiwan confirms 1st toddler diagnosed with Omicron

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Jan. 10) confirmed the country's first case of a toddler diagnosed with the Omicron variant of COVID. ...

3 more workers at Taiwan's Taoyuan airport test positive for COVID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Jan. 10) announced that three more workers at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport have tested positive for COVID...

The opportunity of Omicron

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Perhaps Chinese dictator Xi Jinping (習近平) missed a trick when he instructed the World Health Organization to skip the Greek letter Xi from its COVID-19 variant categori...

Taiwan's CECC confirms 2 airport employees’ positive rapid COVID tests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two additional individuals working at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport received positive results from rapid COVID tests on Saturday morning (Jan. 8) and are undergoing...

Taiwan confirms 2 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed two local and 42 imported COVID-19 cases on Saturday (Jan. 8) and no new deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC). The two local...