Latest figures on China's coronavirus outbreak

Latest News Taiwan goes 11 days without new coronavirus case https://t.co/dqzFET914e pic.twitter.com/B9Cf4lfDf8 — Taiwan News (@TaiwanNews886) May 18, 2020 #Taiwan considers allowin...

Stimulus vouchers can be used for online ticket purchases: Taiwan cabinet

The government's new stimulus voucher program will allow the online purchase of tickets for cultural and sporting events, the Cabinet said Thursday (June 4), adding that the policy remains consist...

Russian coronavirus website lists 'country of Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a defiant break from the standard placating of China, a Russian website that provides updates on the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is listing Taiwan as a countr...

Cushman & Wakefield Research Predicts New Normal for Workplace

Largest Survey on Working from Home During Pandemic Reveals Work Will Shift from Office-Based to Total Workplace Ecosystem, Balancing Office, Home and Other Locations HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutRea...

Vice President Lai visits C. Taiwan to thank mask manufacturers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) visited a mask manufacturer in central Taiwan on Thursday (6/4) to thank them for their contributions in battling the Wuhan coronavirus. ...

Big boom in Pacific Bluefin Tuna caught off Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Fishermen in southeastern Taiwan are reporting a five-fold increase in the number of Pacific Bluefin Tuna (黑鮪魚) caught so far this year. The Xingang District Fisherman&...

Chinese military uses model of N. Taiwan city government building for drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese military has built a full-scale model of the Keelung City Government building for use during its drills, reports said Thursday (June 4). Over the past few y...

Taipei mayor’s wife defends controversial comments against health minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Peggy Chen (陳佩琪), wife of Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲), on Thursday (June 4) refused to take back her controversial criticism of Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Cent...

Taiwan puts on hold plans to allow admission of foreign students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has halted plans to allow the admission of foreign students into universities as the coronavirus pandemic continues to rage worldwide. The Ministry of Education ...

Coronavirus escaped from Wuhan lab in accident: former UK intelligence chief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The coronavirus may have escaped from a laboratory in the Chinese city of Wuhan during an accident, the former head of the UK's foreign intelligence service said in Th...

Bloomberg blunders by mistaking Taiwanese airline for Chinese carrier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In yet another incident exemplifying why a name change is desperately needed, Bloomberg on Wednesday (June 3) mistook Taiwan's national carrier China Airlines (CAL) wi...

Trump administration moves to block Chinese airlines from US

The Trump administration moved Wednesday to block Chinese airlines from flying to the U.S. in an escalation of trade and diplomatic tensions between the two countries. The Transportation Department...

Achiko Limited: Achiko extends platform to tackle Indonesia's Covid-19 pandemic problem

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - EQS Newswire - 4 June 2020 - Achiko Ltd. (ISIN KGY0101M1024), a FinTech company listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange, has launched its product, Teman Sehat (http://temansehat.co)...

Washington to block Chinese airlines from flying to US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. government announced on Wednesday (June 3) that it will block Chinese airlines from flying into the country in response to U.S. carriers being blocked from China....

Singapore's LABMED shipped over 20 million masks to meet global demand

Rising Singapore medical equipment company has been supplying much needed masks, PPEs to Covid-19 hotspots worldwide SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 4 June 2020 - Singapore based LABMED is playing a cr...