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Taiwan '3+4' quarantine Q&A

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Starting on Wednesday (June 15), Taiwan's new "3+4" quarantine scheme begins, shortening the mandatory quarantine for inbound passengers from seven days to o...

Indonesian workers fined NT$270,000 for leaving Taiwan quarantine for 1 minute

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Indonesian migrant workers have been fined a total of NT$270,000 (US$9,700) for stepping out of their quarantine rooms for one minute and their employer has been stuck...

Taiwan opens to 1st wave of 1,700 Indonesian migrant workers today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a nearly year-old ban on Indonesian migrant workers, Taiwan on Thursday (Nov. 11) opened its borders to 1,700 laborers and caregivers from Indonesia. On Wednesday...

Taiwan reports 47 local COVID cases, 13 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (July 1) reported 47 new local COVID-19 cases, marking the lowest number of cases reported in one day since May 14. ...

Taiwan reports 240 local COVID cases, 2 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday (May 18) reported 240 local COVID-19 infections and two deaths. Health Minister and CECC head Chen Shih-c...

Taiwan reports 11 imported COVID cases, 4 from India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (May 10) announced 11 imported COVID-19 cases, of which four were from India, five were from Indonesia, one was from t...

Novotel contractor among Taiwan's 2 new local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (May 3) announced two local COVID-19 cases and six imported cases. During a press conference on Monday, Health and ...

Chinese, Burmese workers test positive for COVID upon arrival in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (April 26) announced two imported coronavirus cases and two new cases from the China Airlines cargo pilot clu...

Philippine defense chief orders China to 'get out of' contested reef

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The war of words between the Philippines' defense department and the Chinese Embassy in Manila has taken a rancorous turn over the dozens of Chinese vessels lingering ...

Taiwan reports 6 imported cases from Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Myanmar, Indonesia, US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (March 31) confirmed six COVID-19 infections imported from the U.S., Myanmar, Indonesia, Ethiopia, and Ban...

Taiwan confirms 7 new COVID cases imported from Indonesia, US and Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Five Indonesians, one U.S. citizen, and a Filipino were confirmed as the nation’s seven new COVID-19 cases Saturday (March 27), bringing the total number of cases in...

Taiwan reports 8 COVID cases imported from Oman, Philippines, Egypt, and Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (March 18) confirmed eight COVID-19 infections imported from Oman, the Philippines, Egypt, and Vietnam. ...

Taiwan adds 10th COVID death, 7 new cases imported from Philippines, Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese man with a history of diabetes who had recently returned on a special flight from Myanmar was confirmed as the island nation’s 10th coronavirus (COVID-19...

Indian man tests positive for Covid 11 days after end of Taiwan quarantine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Wednesday (Jan. 13) reported four new Wuhan coronavirus cases imported from India and Indonesia, including a man who tested positive for the virus 11 days after ...

Taiwan sees total COVID cases cross 800-mark on New Year’s Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed three new COVID-19 cases Friday (Jan. 1), two from Indonesia and one from the United States, bringing the total to 802 cases. Over the past few weeks, ...