TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday reported no new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, keeping the total number in Taiwan at 440.
Another 363 pneumonia-related reports were released yesterday, and the tally as of press time was 67,758, with 440 confirmed infections.
Among the confirmed cases, 349 are imported, 55 are categorized as local infections, and 36 belong to the navy cluster infection.
Taiwan has reported 7 deaths so far, and a total of 372 of the COVID-19 patients have already been released from quarantine, Chen said.
The remaining patients are still being monitored.
According to the latest tally, there are 4,212,538 confirmed COVID-19 cases in 186 countries and regions worldwide, including 1,369,938 in the U.S., 227,436 in Spain, 223,060 in the U.K., 221,344 in Russia and 219,814 in Italy, with a total of 285,290 deaths as of Tuesday.