Amid the growing number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infections globally, Taiwan has been effective in curbing the outbreak by moving swiftly to deploy the necessary actions that ensure public health and safety.
As of today, Wednesday Feb 12, the new coronavirus outbreak has resulted in a total of 45,183 confirmed cases reported worldwide. As of writing, a total of 18 confirmed cases were found in Taiwan, all of which were imported or close contact cases. There have been no community-acquired cases, nor any new confirmed case since Feb 9. Moreover, one of the confirmed cases has already fully recovered, with the rest on the way to recovery and are in stable conditions. The risk of infection to international travelers within Taiwan is considered low to minimal.
TAIPEI CYCLE+& TaiSPO+ trade show, originally scheduled for Mar 4-7, will be postponed until May 14-16, and will be held as a 3-day special edition at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Hall 2. The show will feature a Complete Ecosystem of the Healthy Lifestyle and Sports Industry, and will include many special features, including enhanced online and offline sourcing services and outdoor demo riding for bicycles.
**The latest reports state that the number of total confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection in China, including Hong Kong (49) and Macau (10), is 44,724, followed by a cruise ship currently in international conveyance (175), Singapore (47), Thailand (33), Republic of Korea (28), Japan (28), Malaysia (18), Taiwan (18), Germany (16), Australia (15), Vietnam (15), United States of American (13), and France (11), UAE (8), UK (8), and Canada (7).