On March 14, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 75 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 75 new cases, two are domestic and 73 are imported (35 of them tested positive after landing). The CECC announced no deaths today.
Regarding the new domestic cases, they are an over 30-year-old man and an over 20-year-old woman.
Regarding the 73 new imported cases, 42 are male and 30 are female while the gender of the other one case is being investigated. They range in age from under 10 to their 80s. Of the cases, six arrived in Taiwan from Solomon Islands, five from Vietnam, four from Hong Kong, three each from Thailand and the US, two each from Singapore, Myanmar, Indonesia, Germany, Australia, Malaysia, and Pakistan, and one each from Panama, Japan, the UK, Cambodia, and Russia; the areas the remaining 33 cases arrived from are being investigated. They arrived between February 27 and March 13, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 6,598,432 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 6,576,603. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 21,363 cases. Of the 21,363 confirmed cases, 5,819 are imported; 15,490 are domestic; 36 are naval crew members aboard the Panshi fast combat support ship; 3 are infections on an aircraft; 1 case has an unknown source of infection; 14 cases' sources of infection are being investigated, and a cumulative total of 134 cases have been removed as confirmed cases. There have been a cumulative total of 853 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 853 deaths, 839 are from domestic cases and the other 14 are from imported cases.