Taiwan has reported about 125,000 domestic cases since the beginning of the year, driven by the Omicron variant. Photo: AP
Taiwan has reported about 125,000 domestic cases since the beginning of the year, driven by the Omicron variant. Photo: AP

Taiwan cuts Covid-19 quarantine for arrivals even as cases rise

  • Mandatory isolation to be cut from 10 days to seven, after an earlier reduction in March
  • Omicron’s short incubation period and need to maintain pandemic prevention capacity among reasons behind ‘new Taiwan model’

Taiwan has reported about 125,000 domestic cases since the beginning of the year, driven by the Omicron variant. Photo: AP
Taiwan has reported about 125,000 domestic cases since the beginning of the year, driven by the Omicron variant. Photo: AP
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