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8 Taiwan van passengers sat maskless with COVID-positive Filipino

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (March 4) confirmed two imported COVID-19 infections from Nigeria and the Philippines, including a case in ...

Taiwanese woman tests positive for COVID after friend picks her up from airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (March 3) confirmed three imported COVID-19 infections, including a Taiwanese woman who may have exposed h...

5 Filipino women test positive for Covid only after Taiwan quarantines end

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Feb. 25) confirmed five imported COVID-19 infections from the Philippines, all of whom tested negative bef...

4 imported Covid cases test positive after Taiwan quarantines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday (Feb. 24) confirmed four imported COVID-19 infections from the U.S. and Malaysia, all of whom tested posit...

Taiwanese man fined NT$300,000 for leaving quarantine twice, caught with drugs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Tainan resident was fined NT$300,000 (US$10,748) for violating quarantine twice and could face criminal charges for possession of narcotics. A 38-year-old Taiwanese m...

Covid-positive Philippine man attended training class in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Sunday (Feb. 21) confirmed that a Filipino man had attended a meeting in a building in Tainan shortly before testing...

Filipino tests positive for COVID-19 after Taiwan quarantine, 26 exposed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Saturday (Feb. 20) confirmed one imported COVID-19 case from the Philippines. Health Minister and CECC head Chen ...

Taiwan reports one imported COVID case from Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Friday (Feb. 19) confirmed one imported COVID-19 case from Indonesia. Health Minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chu...

Malaysian, Filipina test positive for Covid after Taiwan quarantine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Feb. 18) confirmed two imported Wuhan coronavirus cases, both of whom tested positive after their quaranti...

Businessman fined NT$100,000 for breaking Taiwan quarantine to see dentist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese businessman has been fined NT$100,000 for stopping by a dentist when he was supposed to be in quarantine. A Taiwanese businessman surnamed Li (李) returned f...

Taiwanese woman tests positive for Covid for 2nd time after 4 negative tests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Feb. 8) confirmed one new imported Wuhan coronavirus case. Health Minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chung ...

CECC head says Taiwan will not get vaccines until June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Health minister and CECC head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) on Wednesday (Feb. 3) predicted that Taiwan may not be able to receive any COVID-19 vaccines until June and that 60 per...

Bruins erase 3-goal deficit against Capitals, win 5-3

WASHINGTON (AP) — David Pastrnak scored his first two goals of the season before Craig Smith tied it, Brandon Carlo scored the go-ahead goal and the Boston Bruins came back to beat the Washington Capi...

Taiwanese man tests positive for COVID for 2nd time after 7 negative tests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Feb. 1) confirmed one new imported case of the Wuhan coronavirus. On Monday, health minister and CECC hea...

Taiwan confirms 6 new COVID cases from Brazil, Indonesia, and Czech Republic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan confirmed its eighth death of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the country also confirmed six new imported cases hailing from Indonesia, Brazil, and the Czec...