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Another contact of COVID-19-infected Taiwanese doctor tests positive

Taiwan reported a new domestically transmitted case of COVID-19 on Sunday involving a doctor who works in the same hospital as three other medical workers confirmed to have the disease over the past w...

Taiwan confirms 7 new COVID cases from 5 countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Saturday (Jan. 16) confirmed seven new coronavirus cases imported from Russia, the Philippines, Indonesia, South Africa, and the United States, bringing the coun...

Taiwan’s 1,500 extra quarantine rooms fully booked ahead of Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwanese living overseas prepare to return home for the Lunar New Year, 1,500 extra rooms earmarked for their quarantines were fully booked within the past five days, ...

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 ...

Doctor and nurse in Taiwan hospital test positive for Covid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced two new domestic coronavirus cases, a doctor and a nurse who work in a northern Taiwan hospital that treats c...

Taiwan foreign minister to attend presidential inauguration in Palau

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) will travel to diplomatic ally Palau from Jan. 20 to 22 to attend the inauguration of President Surangel Whipps, Jr., the Ministry of Fore...

Taiwan reports 3 more imported Covid cases from Egypt

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Monday (Jan. 11) reported six new Wuhan coronavirus cases imported from Egypt, the Philippines, Indonesia, and the U.S. On Monday, Central Epidemic Command Ce...

Taiwan reports three COVID cases imported from Indonesia, Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Saturday (Jan. 9) announced three new cases of COVID-19 from Indonesia and the Philippines. During a press confer...

Taiwan reports 1st coronavirus case imported from Nigeria

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Friday (Jan. 8) reported three new Wuhan coronavirus cases imported from Nigeria, Egypt, and the U.S. On Friday, Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) Spokes...

China seals off two cities following COVID outbreaks

Chinese authorities imposed strict measures on two cities in Hebei province, just south of Beijing, on Friday in order to curb a new outbreak of coronavirus. Almost 20 million people were barred from...

Taiwan reports 3 imported Covid cases from US, Philippines, Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Thursday (Jan. 7) reported three new Wuhan coronavirus cases imported from the U.S., the Philippines, and Indonesia. On Thursday, Central Epidemic Command Cen...

Filipino man tests positive for Covid after Taiwan self-health monitoring ends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Wednesday (Jan. 6) reported two new Wuhan coronavirus cases imported from Indonesia and the Philippines, including a man who tested positive for the virus after ...

Taiwan reports 2 Covid cases imported from US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Tuesday (Jan. 5) reported two new Wuhan coronavirus cases imported from the U.S. On Tuesday, Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) Spokesman Chuang Jen-hsian...

Vietnamese migrant worker tests positive for COVID-19 after returning from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vietnam on Saturday (Jan. 2) reported that a female Vietnamese migrant worker tested positive for the Wuhan coronavirus after returning from Taiwan. On Saturday evening...

Taiwanese woman tries to attend funeral while infected with Covid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Monday (Jan. 4) reported three new imported Wuhan coronavirus cases from the Dominican Republic, France, and the Philippines, including a woman who tested positi...