The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Wednesday reported no new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, keeping the total number in Taiwan at 440.
Another 350 pneumonia-related reports were released yesterday, and the tally as of press time was 68,107 (including 66,498 already dismissed), with 440 confirmed infections.
Among the confirmed cases, 349 are imported, 55 are categorized as local infections, and 36 belong to the navy cluster infection.
Taiwan has reported 7 deaths so far, and a total of 375 of the COVID-19 patients have already been released from quarantine, Chen said.
The remaining patients are still being monitored.
According to the latest tally, there are 4,293,320 confirmed COVID-19 cases in 186 countries and regions worldwide, including 1,391,203 in the U.S., 232, 243 in Russia, 228,030 in Spain, 226,463 in the U.K. and 221,216 in Italy, with a total of 290,507 deaths as of Wednesday.