Taiwan calls off Lunar New Year festival celebration to stem rare Covid-19 outbreak

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Taiwan calls off Lunar New Year festival celebration to stem rare Covid-19 outbreak” – below is their description.

    Taiwan cancelled its popular lantern festival during the upcoming Lunar New Year. The announcement came on January 19, 2021, after the island reported four locally transmitted Covid-19 infections on the same day. It was the daily case rise since February 29, 2020. Taiwan has so far been widely praised for its handling of the coronavirus health crisis.

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