164 in Taiwan listed as contacts of 6 Filipinos infected with coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Sept. 17) said it had identified 164 persons who came into contact with six Philippine nationals who teste...

Taiwan reports 3 imported coronavirus cases from Myanmar, Philippines, UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Sept. 17) announced three new cases of Wuhan coronavirus from Myanmar, the U.K., and the Philippines. D...

Taiwan reports 500th imported case of coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Sept. 16) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus has arrived from the Philippines, passing the 500 m...

Filipino migrant worker tests positive for coronavirus upon arrival in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Sept. 14) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) imported from the Philippines. During a ...

Taiwan reports imported coronavirus case from France

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday (Sept. 8) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus imported from France. During a special press confer...

Taiwan reports imported coronavirus case from Nepal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Sept. 7) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus imported from Nepal. During a special press conferen...

Taiwan reports new imported coronavirus case from Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Friday (Sept. 4) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) imported from Japan. During a special pre...

Taiwan reports new imported coronavirus case from Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Sept. 2) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus has been imported from Indonesia. During his week...

Coronavirus in Nepal a double threat for disabled people

Rishi Dhakal is a peer counselor at the Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Center (SIRC) in Kavre District, which is the only dedicated health facility in Nepal for people with spinal cord injuries. Dhakal...

India records highest daily increase in virus cases globally

NEW DELHI (AP) — India on Sunday registered a record new 78,761 coronavirus cases, the highest single-day spike in the world since the pandemic began, just as the government began easing restrictions ...

Filipina tests positive for coronavirus after returning from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Aug. 26) announced no new cases of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) but mentioned that a Philippine national ...

Arsenal under pressure in Women's Champions League

For Arsenal, this year’s Women’s Champions League win-or-go-home tournament is more like win or stay home because the truncated English season has left the team out next season’s competition. ...

Central Taiwan health chief investigated over proactive COVID-19 screenings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Changhua County Public Health Bureau is under investigation for conducting proactive screenings for COVID-19 after an asymptomatic teenager tested positive while in ho...

Taiwan returnees test positive for coronavirus in Laos, Vietnam, and Shanghai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Aug. 19) announced no new cases of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) but provided details on passengers who te...

Taiwan reports new imported coronavirus case from Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Aug. 17) announced one new case of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) imported from the Philippines. During a s...