COVID-19 combat: Taiwan ATMs dispensing face masks

COVID-19 combat: Taiwan ATMs dispensing face masks

Face masks have become a key fixture across the world as part of efforts aimed at containing the COVID-19 pandemic. Most countries in Africa have turned to local production to cater for needs of the population.

In Taipei City’s Xinyi District Health Center people take patiently to the queue. But they are not waiting to see a doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

They’re here to use a vending machine. Taipei has started selling face masks in automated machines like this. A technological slant to a medic…

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Tecla Chandata