Here are the associated news, however I can't view the channel news asia news as that is hosted in Singapore
Internet access in Singapore severely affected by Taiwan earthquake - Channel News Asia
Earthquake disrupts Internet access in Asia - ITworld.com
I would think this is really bad for business considering how important the internet pipe are to businesses and gamers :).
It is probably about time that some people started looking at better redundency for internet connectivity.
Suggestions for internet disaster recovery and redundancy if anyone is paying attention.
- Mirrored offshore hosting for news, financial and other critical sites.
- Satellite based internet for inbound connections. (used a lot in outback australia)