By: Chang Ming-hsuan, Wu Hsin-yun and Frances Huang
Health Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中), who heads the CECC, told reporters that the three imported cases were Taiwanese nationals who returned recently from the United States and France.
One of them, a man in his 60s, returned from the U.S. April 10 and was confirmed Saturday to have contracted the virus, Chen said.
The patient, who had worked in the U.S. for a long time, and developed stomach problems March 31 in the U.S. and sought medical attention there, Chen said. [FULL STORY]