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Taiwan President pens letter recognizing medical workers’ hard work

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) wrote a letter to the country's frontline workers last week acknowledging their efforts in keeping Taiwan's 23 million people safe dur...

Former Taiwan health minister’s comments about COVID-positive doctor spark outrage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Wednesday (Jan. 13) called on former Health Minister Yang Chih-liang (楊志良) to stop sabotaging the nation’...

Taiwan invents 1st coronavirus-testing robot

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an effort to better protect frontline medical personnel from the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), a Taiwanese company has developed what it calls the "first-in-human&...

Taiwan bans its healthcare professionals from traveling abroad

Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday announced a prohibition on overseas travel by the country's healthcare professionals, saying it was a temporary measure to effectively...

Taiwanese medical staff warn of strain on resources needed to contain coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a petition initiated by a Taiwanese surgeon, Wu Xin-dai, (吳欣岱) received more than 117,000 signatures, medical personnel in Taiwan shed light on the dilemma the count...