On April 25, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced one new confirmed imported case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. The new case, Case #1099, arrived in Taiwan from the United States.
Case #1099 is a Taiwanese male in his 40s. The Taiwanese man visited Mexico for business on February 3 and stayed in the United States between April 12 and April 16. He arrived in Taiwan on April 18.
He began to experience a fever and a cough on April 22. The health authority then arranged for him to seek medical attention and undergo testing. Infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in the case on April 25 (the CT value was 18).