286 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Taiwan


11th June 2021 – (Hong Kong) Taiwan reported on Friday (11th) 286 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country, there was also another imported case, and an additional 24 deaths.

According to Taiwan News, amid an uproar over the stay-at-home order imposed on foreign migrant workers in Miaoli County because of COVID-19 infections, officials on Thursday announced they will loosen restrictions slightly for caregivers, but factory workers will stay confined to their dormitories and workplaces.

A series of COVID cluster infections among migrant workers at four high-tech companies in Miaoli’s Zhunan Science Park has surpassed 300 total cases. In response, Miaoli County Government announced that effective Monday all migrant workers were prohibited from venturing out of their residences unless absolutely necessary.