A nurse wearing personal protective equipment administers AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan, on Thursday, May 13, 2021. A rising number of Covid-19 infections is prompting thousands of members of the hesitant Taiwanese public to get vaccinated. Photo: Bloomberg
A nurse wearing personal protective equipment administers AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan, on Thursday, May 13, 2021. A rising number of Covid-19 infections is prompting thousands of members of the hesitant Taiwanese public to get vaccinated. Photo: Bloomberg
Taiwan

Coronavirus: Taiwan’s outbreak surges with 333 new infections

  • Authorities order shutdown of all schools below university level in Taipei and New Taipei for two weeks
  • Month-long ban on non-residents and transit visitors entering Taiwan with exceptions for humanitarian cases

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A nurse wearing personal protective equipment administers AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan, on Thursday, May 13, 2021. A rising number of Covid-19 infections is prompting thousands of members of the hesitant Taiwanese public to get vaccinated. Photo: Bloomberg
A nurse wearing personal protective equipment administers AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan, on Thursday, May 13, 2021. A rising number of Covid-19 infections is prompting thousands of members of the hesitant Taiwanese public to get vaccinated. Photo: Bloomberg
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