CNN) — A Taiwanese man has been fined $1 million New Taiwan Dollars ($35,000) for repeatedly breaking his home quarantine. The unnamed man, who lives in Taichung in central Taiwan, was doing a home quarantine in his apartment building after returning from a business trip to mainland China and violated it at least seven times, according to local media. […] Related content Man fined $3,500 for breaking Taiwan coronavirus quarantine for 8 seconds The Taichung local government confirmed that the man returned from the mainland on January 21. […] Google In addition to the fine — which is the highest one yet levied in Taiwan — the man will have to pay $3,000 NTD ($107) per day for the cost of his quarantine. […] Here’s what I learned In December 2020, a migrant worker from the Philippines was fined $3,500 for violating his quarantine for a grand total of eight seconds.
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