The Latest | Taiwan Premier announces level 3 warning for Taipei and New Taipei City

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) announced on Saturday that Taipei and New Taipei City will now raise their epidemic warning to Level 3 following an overnight increase of 180 locally confirmed COVID-19 cases.

Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang speaks at a press conference on Saturday. (Photo courtesy the Executive Yuan)

Movie theaters, museums, indoor swimming pools and amusement parks were among the places ordered closed under the level 3 alert, as were community colleges and senior citizen activity centers.

※ 【The China Post 英文中國郵報】reminds you:

Taiwan CDC asks that anyone who shows symptoms such as fevers or coughs upon arriving in Taiwan need to put on a surgical mask and seek immediate medical attention. In addition, please inform authorities of any history of travel, occupation, contact, and cluster (TOCC) to facilitate timely diagnosis and prompt case reporting. Call the toll-free Communicable Disease Reporting and Consultation Hotline 1922 (or 0800-001922).

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