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 2021-02-02 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Doctor gives tips for throat when singing karaoke ...

A Taipei doctor has offered advice to people planning to sing karaoke over the Lunar New Year holiday, after recently treating several people with throat problems caused by singing at KTV venues. Aside from singing, other behavior associated with KTVs, su...

 2021-02-02 16:00 

Taipei Times

No need to skimp on virus tests ...

When reporters at a recent news conference asked Minister of Health and Welfare Chen Shih-chung () why Taiwan's nucleic acid test for diagnosing COVID-19 is 19 times more expensive than China's version, he said: "The reason is that our test is...

 2021-02-02 16:00 

Taipei Times

Fierce bushfire in Perth Hills is a ‘threat to lives’ ...

An out-of-control bushfire burning in the Perth Hills that has already destroyed up to 30 homes is "extremely volatile" and an active "threat to lives and homes," Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan has said.A firefighting Boeing 737 ai...

 2021-02-02 16:00 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

Food, not alcohol, can keep bodies warm, doctor says ...

Drinking alcohol to stay warm could lead to a deadly heart attack in people with an existing heart condition or a chronic disease, physician Lin Chi-cheng () said on Wednesday last week."It is a common misconception that drinking alcohol can help you ...

 2021-02-02 16:00 

Taipei Times

Chinese-Australian wins suit over ABC broadcast ...

A Chinese-Australian billionaire was yesterday awarded A$590,000 (US$450,028) in damages after winning a defamation suit over a state broadcaster's investigation that suggested he was a Chinese Communist Party (CCP) member who bribed Australia lawmake...

 2021-02-02 16:00 

Taipei Times

Taiwan Life funds mall construction ...

Taiwan Life Insurance Co () would inject NT$1.58 billion (US$55.66 million) into Wu Zi Asset Development Co () to fund construction of a shopping mall near the Taichung Intercontinental Baseball Stadium, the insurance company said on Monday.It would be Ta...

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