Ketagalan Media: Playing Politics With Human Lives: China and the Wuhan Coronavirus Crisis

… Despite an internal public health crisis, Beijing seemed to have realized that it effectively has just held thousands of foreign nationals hostage as it locked down Wuhan, the province of Hubei and beyond. Countries with which China is interested in maintaining friendly relations were able to evacuate their citizens easily. Washington, which paused its […]

The Diplomat: The World Can Benefit From Taiwan’s WHO Participation

… Unfortunately, Taiwan is excluded from WHO participation. So long as Taiwan is absent from the WHO, not only is the healthcare of the Taiwanese people at risk, but the world’s medical community suffers from the loss of a great asset. Taiwan has the best health care system in the world, according to the 2019 […]

Taipei Times: Virus may push production to Taiwan

The 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak is expected to drive more multinational companies to shift their production bases from China in a bid to mitigate the effects of supply chain disruption, benefiting nations like Taiwan and Vietnam, DBS Bank Ltd (星展銀行) said on Thursday. The outbreak is creating uncertainty for companies in the Chinese market and […]