Category Archives: Health Services

KMT lawmakers injured in protest at Foreign Affairs Ministry

| December 6, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Two female lawmakers with the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) were injured Friday during a protest at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) over the death of a diplomat posted in Japan last year.

The incident occurred …

CPR on children boosts survival rate when heart stops beating: hospital

| December 5, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Children who receive CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) after their heart stop beating are twice as likely to regain a spontaneous heartbeat than those who do not follow emergency treatment, according to a study released Thursday.

The …

Parade to mark 40th anniversary of Kaohsiung Incident

| December 2, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-A parade will be held in Kaohsiung Saturday to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Kaohsiung Incident, organizers said Monday.

The sacrifices of those who fought for Taiwan's democracy, freedom and human rights must not …

Eight arrested for alleged telecom fraud

| December 2, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Eight suspects involved in a cross-border telecommunication fraud operation have been arrested following police raids on three fraud call centers in Taichung, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said Monday.

The CIB received a report about …

Gunmen Kill 14 in Burkina Faso Church

| December 1, 2019 | | 0

Unknown gunmen opened fire on a church in eastern Burkina Faso Sunday, killing at least 14 people.

Officials say the attack took place in the town of Hantoukoura, near the border with Niger.

Soldiers are …

Taiwanese trekker dies in Nepal: MOFA

| December 1, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-A Taiwanese national died in Nepal on Saturday following a trekking excursion in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) confirmed Sunday.

MOFA spokeswoman Joanne Ou (???) made the confirmation after a Nepal media …

Three migrant workers dead in New Taipei accident

| December 1, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Three migrant workers died while four another suffering from no life-threatening injuries in an accident at seas off New Taipei's Bali District on Sunday, firefighters said.

The seven migrant workers fell into the sea for …

New HIV cases in Taiwan drop to lowest level since 2009

| November 29, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-The number of new HIV cases in Taiwan has dropped for a second consecutive year to 1,599, a year-to-date figure that could end up being the lowest in a decade, the Centers for Disease Control …

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