Vaccination statuses of educational institutions to be disclosed: MOE

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, 中央流行疫情指揮中心) announced on Friday that with the lowering of the epidemic warning level,...

Entertainment venues remain closed for Level 2 epidemic warning: CECC

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC,中央流行疫情指揮中心) stated on Friday that after discussing with local governments, the epidemic warning level...

Taiwan on way to 25% inoculation rate; 36M Moderna doses coming

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) announced on Thursday that the contract between the Taiwanese government and Moderna for 36...

Typhoon to bring heavy rains to Taiwan, China over weekend

BEIJING (AP) — A typhoon is forecast to bring heavy rains to Taiwan and coastal China over the weekend, days after the worst flooding...

Taiwan reports 24 new COVID-19 cases, tally at 15,535

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, 中央流行疫情指揮中心) announced on Friday 23 new local infections, 1 imported COVID-19 case, and...

First Taiwanese Olympic rower gains repechage chance

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwanese Olympic rower Huang Yi-ting (黃義婷) placed fourth in heat 6 of Women’s single sculls on Friday and made...

Epidemic warning level lowered to level 2 starting from July 27: Premier Su

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) announced on Friday that the epidemic warning level will be lowered to Level 2...
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日本憂爆發第五波疫情 東奧不受影響如期開場|Tokyo Olympics kick off amid fears of 5th COVID-19 wave

【看CP學英文】 日本東京再次遭受疫情衝擊,儘管人心惶惶,但2020東京奧運仍在週五如期拉開序幕。 Tokyo Olympics officially kicked off on Friday amid a surge in COVID-19 infections in the Japanese capital. 新冠病毒再次來襲,東奧期間日本首都將維持緊急狀態,難免讓人對奧運意興闌珊,也是情有可原。 Unsurprisingly, the virus’ resurgence is clouding the...

接種疫苗後仍該配戴口罩? 國外病毒專家回應了|Should vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising?

【看CP學英文】隨著確診數不斷上升,許多人開始點出:接種疫苗後是否仍該配戴口罩?答案視情況而定,然而,在公共場合配戴口罩,就是替自己添加多一層防護,也能避免散播病毒,傳染給還未施打疫苗的民眾。 Should vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising? It depends on your situation, but masking in public can provide another layer of protection...

麥當勞30年前菜單曝光!當年價格讓網友直呼:奢侈|Taiwanese unearths ‘luxurious’ McDonald’s menu from 30 years ago

【看CP學英文】1984年1月28日麥當勞正式進駐臺灣,並在台北民生東路開設第一家分店,當時隨即打破麥當勞單週營業世界紀錄,至今近40年的時間,麥當勞已以許多不敗經典穩佔市場龍頭,同時也不斷推出新品引領風潮。 On Jan. 28, 1984, McDonald’s embarked on its journey in Taiwan and established the first branch on Minsheng E. Rd. in Taipei. The branch then...

打完疫苗竟又確診?「突破性感染」大解密!|What is a COVID-19 vaccine ‘breakthrough’ case?

【看CP學英文】 究竟什麼是「突破性感染」?所謂「突破性感染」是指施打疫苗14天後仍遭受感染的狀況。不過針對新型冠狀病毒,這種病例很罕見,也是在預料之中,而美國醫療專家也表示無須因此感到驚慌。 What is a COVID-19 vaccine “breakthrough” case? It’s when a fully vaccinated person gets infected with the coronavirus. A small number of such...

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Analysis | How the NFL got through the pandemic and to 2021

Saying the NFL is America's most popular sport isn't exactly brainiac territory. Arguing that it also dealt most successfully with the dangers and restrictions...

Explainer | Does suspension end Giuliani’s career in law?

CHICAGO (AP) — The days of practicing law for the mob-busting prosecutor turned point man for pushing Donald Trump’s false claims about the 2020...

Viral Question | Should vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising?

Should vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising? It depends on your situation, but masking in public can provide another layer of protection and...

Explainer | Why Japan ‘rising sun’ flag provokes Olympic ire

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Japan considers the “rising sun” flag part of its history. But some in the Koreas, China and other Asian...

Explainer | What’s fueling Russia’s ‘unprecedented’ fires?

MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of wildfires engulf broad expanses of Russia each year, destroying forests and shrouding regions in acrid smoke. Northeastern Siberia has had...

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Smoke from wildfires in the western U.S. and Canada is blanketing much of the continent, including thousands of miles away...

Explainer | What is fueling Russia’s ‘unprecedented’ fires?

MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of wildfires engulf broad expanses of Russia each year, destroying forests and shrouding territories in acrid smoke. Northeastern Siberia has experienced...

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