Taiwanese Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said border controls should remain, given the continued spread of Covid-19 globally. Photo: Getty Images
Taiwanese Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said border controls should remain, given the continued spread of Covid-19 globally. Photo: Getty Images

Taiwan keeps border controls despite fall in Covid-19 cases, citing Delta variant

  • Spread of the variant in many countries still requires ‘current stringency of our border control’, Health Minister Chen Shih-chung says
  • Island records eight new infections on Monday, as its recent outbreak continues to recede

Topic |   Coronavirus Taiwan
Taiwanese Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said border controls should remain, given the continued spread of Covid-19 globally. Photo: Getty Images
Taiwanese Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said border controls should remain, given the continued spread of Covid-19 globally. Photo: Getty Images
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