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Covid-positive Philippine man attended training class in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday (Feb. 21) confirmed that a Filipino man had attended a meeting in a building in Tainan shortly before testing...

Woman tests positive for Covid again after spending 2 months in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Feb. 17) confirmed one imported Wuhan coronavirus case who tested positive over two months after she arri...

Taiwanese woman tests positive for Covid for 2nd time after 4 negative tests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Feb. 8) confirmed one new imported Wuhan coronavirus case. Health Minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chung ...

COVID-positive man went to Chang Gung Hospital in New Taipei for dentistry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There are concerns about a potential new coronavirus cluster infection after it was reported Friday (Jan. 22) that an infected elderly man had recently visited a hospital ...

Indonesian fisheries worker in Taiwan tests positive for Covid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Friday (Jan. 15) reported one new Wuhan coronavirus case imported from Indonesia, after reporting zero new cases on Thursday. On Friday, Central Epidemic Comm...

Taiwanese singer Fanny Liu is 'close contact' of Covid case in Hebei, China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Controversial Taiwanese singer Fanny Liu (劉樂妍), who is under lockdown in China's Hebei Province, says she has come in contact with a confirmed Wuhan coronavirus case w...

Bernie Sanders lauds Taiwan for going 'coronavirus-free for 200 days'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on Thursday evening (Oct. 29) lauded Taiwan's milestone of 200 days without a local Wuhan coronavirus case, attributing it to the country...

Taiwan announces 5 new coronavirus cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (April 13) confirmed five new cases of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total to 393. During his...

NCKU sends 500 students home after suspected Wuhan virus case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to reports that a student from National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) in Tainan is suspected to have contracted the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), the university...

Taiwan confirms 40th Wuhan coronavirus case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed one more COVID-19 case in a 70-year-old woman repatriated from Japan after an ill-fated voyage on the Diamond Princess, bringing the total COVID-19 cases ...

Taxi driver confirmed as Okinawa’s first Wuhan coronavirus case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A female taxi driver believed to have transported a passenger of the Diamond Princess cruise liner was confirmed Friday (Feb. 14) as the first case of Wuhan coronavirus (C...

Notice warns of suspected China coronavirus case in N. Taiwan hospital

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A photo surfaced on social media on Tuesday (Jan. 21) showing a notice posted on a hospital in northern Taiwan warning of a suspected case of the mysterious disease that b...