Taiwan’s strongest earthquake in 25 years leaves nine dead, hundreds injured

Taiwan's strongest earthquake in 25 years leaves nine dead, hundreds injured

Although no injury or damage were reported on Taiwan’s high-speed bridge operator’s trains, delays would befall the company as a result of its inspections.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, a big chip supplier to Apple and Nvidia, reported that it had evacuated some manufacturing facilities and that its safety systems were still in operation.

” To ensure the health of workers, some fabs were evacuated according to company treatment”, the silicon giant said in a statement, adding after that the people had begun to return to work.

TSMC’s Taipei- listed shares ended over 1.3 per share, but the standard catalog generally brushed off the quake’s impact to shut down 0.6 per cent.

The largest earthquake since a magnitude 7.6 earthquake in 1999, which left about 2,400 people dead and 50 000 buildings damaged or destroyed, was reported by the standard core news agency.

According to Taiwanese wind officers, the magnitude of the disaster in Hualien was” Upper 6,” which is the second-highest rating on a scale from 1 to 7.

According to Japan’s weather agency, for earthquakes can decline surfaces unless they are made of reinforced concrete blocks, and people must walk and stand up straight to move.