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CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 patient had contact with over 400 people: CECC

Taipei,  One of Taiwan’s recently confirmed domestic cases of infection with the COVID-19 coronavirus had contact with over 400 people and visited several tourist areas in northern Taiwan in the past month, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) said Sunday....
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Comic’s confession prompts expert to note males can be rape victims

Taipei,  An expert specialized in helping victims of sexual abuse called on the public Sunday to take the issue of male rape seriously after a Taiwanese comedian and a Taipei city councilor both recently shared their experiences of being rape...
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President unveils memorial wall for Black Hawk crash victims

Taipei,  President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) unveiled a memorial wall Sunday in memory of eight high-ranking military officers who lost their lives in a helicopter crash in January, including the late chief of the general staff, Shen Yi-ming (沈一鳴). T...
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CORONAVIRUS/Central Epidemic Command Center plans social distancing regulations

Taipei,  The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) is considering formulating laws and regulations to enforce social distancing between people in public spaces to halt the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, the command center’s chief said Sunday. ...
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CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 patient had contact with over 400 people: CECC

Taipei,  One of Taiwan’s recently confirmed domestic cases of infection with the COVID-19 coronavirus had contact with over 400 people and visited several tourist areas in northern Taiwan in the past month, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC)...
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Airport MRT express trains to operate at reduced intervals

Taipei,  The airport mass rapid transit (MRT) line will reduce the frequency of its express trains starting from April 6 until June 14, as demand has fallen due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, Taoyuan Metro Corp. (TMC) announced Saturday. The...
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Taiwanese COVID-19 survivors urge quarantine compliance

Taipei,  A Taiwanese father and son who endured a two-month ordeal in quarantine on the cruise ship Diamond Princess, being treated for the COVID-19 coronavirus in Japan, followed by self-isolation at home in Kaohsiung, have a simple message for the...
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Taiwan applies big data to planning new building standards

Taipei,  The government has applied big data in a study that will be used as a basis for revising building standards to improve the strength of structures in Taiwan to withstand strong winds. The Architecture and Building Research Institute (ABRI),...
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CORONAVIRUS/CECC to set guidelines on revealing movement history of infected

Taipei,  The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) will formulate guidelines on institutions revealing information on the history of movements of their personnel infected with the COVID-19 coronavirus, the command center’s chief said Saturday. Heal...
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