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Famed restaurant in southern Taiwan suspends indoor dining

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the number of COVID-19 cases in Taiwan continues to surge, a famed restaurant in Tainan City self-imposed an indoor dining ban on Tuesday (April 3). Wu Jian Hao (吳健豪...

Taipei to keep ban on indoor dining despite upcoming easing of Level 3

UPDATE 8 p.m.: Hsinchu City, Hsinchu County, Miaoli, and Keelung have also decided to maintain their ban on indoor dining until at least July 26. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite the central go...

Ningxia night market in Taipei to partially reopen Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ningxia Night Market in Taipei will begin to partially reopen on Tuesday (June 29), with about a quarter of the stalls reopening in the initial stage, according to Tim...

German brewery pairs with bakers to use surplus beer

DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) — With restaurants and bars all closed due to pandemic restrictions, a Duesseldorf brewery found itself with 6,000 liters (1,585 gallons) of its copper-colored “Altbier” unso...

VIRUS DIARY: It's mud, mud everywhere in UK's 3rd lockdown

LONDON (AP) — It's apparently not enough for Britons to endure almost 120,000 COVID-19 deaths and face a new variant of the virus that scientists say is more contagious and more deadly. Not enough to ...

German government prepares more economic help in pandemic

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's governing parties have agreed on more help for families with children and people on benefits, as well as tax help for companies, as they try to keep Europe's biggest economy on...

The Latest: Bangkok shuts down venues as virus spreads

BANGKOK — The Thai capital is shutting down venues including schools and entertainment parks as coronavirus cases continue to spread. Thailand reported 279 new cases on Friday inclu...

Asia Today: S. Korea reports new daily high, mulls new steps

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has reported another high in daily coronavirus increases as health officials face growing pressure to enforce stricter social distancing to slow the spread in the...

UK urged to rethink easing of restrictions around Christmas

LONDON (AP) — The British government on Tuesday appeared to be holding out against calls to reassess its plans to ease coronavirus restrictions over the Christmas period following a spike in new cases...

Asia Today: S. Korea reports 950 cases, biggest daily jump

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has reported another 950 coronavirus cases, its largest daily increase since the emergence of the pandemic, as fears grow about overwhelmed hospitals in the great...

Asia Today: Seoul enforces distancing rules amid fresh spike

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's capital on Saturday began enforcing stricter distancing rules as the country added nearly 600 new coronavirus cases for the second straight day. ...

Pandemic holds few lessons for European chefs, mostly misery

ANTWERP, Belgium (AP) — Necessity is supposed to be the mother of invention. If that were the case for the high-end restaurant industry, the coronavirus pandemic should have offered ample opportunitie...

Hang Lung Properties Continues Partnership with Mastercard

A Holistic Approach Encompassing "Wellness, Dining, Living, Learning & Traveling" Collaborations with KeyChain Pay and OpenRice Amazing Offers Through Rental Payments and Takeouts At Y...

The Latest: India records another 89,000 new virus cases

NEW DELHI — India has added another 89,706 coronavirus cases to the second-highest reported tally in the world, and the government is saying schools will reopen later this month for senior students af...

The Latest: India reports its highest daily virus death toll

NEW DELHI — India has reported 1,133 deaths from the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, its highest single-day total. The Health Ministry on Tuesday also reported 75,809 new cases, ra...