Three foreigners trapped in Taiwan airport due to airline's negligence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to negligence by the staff of Air New Zealand, three foreign travelers are currently trapped at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and are unable to return to th...

Air New Zealand to suspend flights to Taiwan amid coronavirus pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Air New Zealand on Tuesday (March 17) became the latest airline to announce a suspension of its flights to Taiwan amid the spread of coronavirus across the world. Earli...

New Zealand announces economic stimulus equal to 4% of GDP

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's government said Tuesday it would spend billions of dollars supporting hard-hit companies as it tries to shore up an economy headed for recession because of...

The Latest: New Zealand, Singapore to evacuate nationals

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the outbreak of a new virus from China: 1 p.m. New Zealand's government is chartering a plane from national carrier Air New Zealand to...

Taiwan's EVA Air listed as 3rd safest in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's EVA Air has been selected as the third safest international airline of 2020 by AirlineRatings.com, the airline product rating website announced Thursday (Jan....

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Nov. 28, the 332nd day of 2019. There are 33 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 28, ...

Taiwan’s EVA Air 8th best carrier in the world: Airline Ratings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – EVA Air maintained its No.8 ranking in the list of the world’s best carriers according to AirlineRatings.com, while Air New Zealand pushed Singapore Airlines off the...

Liz Weston: Is premium economy airfare worth the money?

As coach travel gets more cramped, airlines have added "premium economy" sections that promise more space and comfort — often at a substantially higher price. Air carriers have disco...

Air New Zealand boss Luxon resigns, could pursue politics

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Air New Zealand Chief Executive Christopher Luxon says he is resigning after seven years in the top job at the national carrier. Many have speculated t...

Air New Zealand orders 8 Boeing Dreamliners with GE engines

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Air New Zealand announced Monday that it has ordered eight new Boeing Dreamliner planes with a list price of $2.7 billion. The nation's flagship carrie...

Air New Zealand to add flights between Taipei, Auckland

Air New Zealand, which resumed direct flights between Auckland and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport last November, announced Friday that it will add more flights to the route from Oct. 27. Curr...

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Fifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 15. Some information about the victims: HUSNA AHMED Farid Ahmed re...

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Fifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. Some information about the victims: HUSNA AHMED Farid Ahmed refu...

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Fifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. Some information on the victims who were lost: HUSNA AHMED Farid...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - February 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Taiwan's China Airlines pilot strike officially ends: Air New Zealand plane turned back from China for referring to Taiwan as country; 16-ye...