On December 14, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced ten new confirmed imported cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. The CECC announced no deaths today.
Regarding the ten new imported cases, they are six men and four women, aged between 10 to 59 years old. They arrived in Taiwan from the US (two cases), Hong Kong, Bangladesh, Vietnam (two cases), Cambodia, the Philippines, the United Arab Emirates, and Indonesia. They arrived between November 26 and December 12.
The CECC reported that a total of 4,672,651 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 4,655,350. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 16,752 cases. Of the 16,752 confirmed cases, 2,107 are imported; 14,591 are domestic; 36 are naval crew members aboard the Panshi fast combat support ship; 3 are infections on an aircraft; 1 case has unknown sources of infection; 14 cases' sources of infection are being investigated, and a cumulative total of 111 cases have been removed from the list of confirmed cases. There have been a cumulative total of 848 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 848 deaths, 836 are from domestic cases and the other 12 are from imported cases.