Striking EVA flight attendants urge Taiwan president to protect labor rights

TAIWAN (CNA) -- About 60 members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) on Friday marched from Taoyuan to Taipei to deliver a petition to the Presidential Office in Taipei, asking the president...

Taiwan-based EVA trying to arrange flights for 105,700 customers as strike drags on

An ongoing strike by flight attendants of EVA Air will result in the cancelation of 911 flights June 24-28, which will affect more than 100,000 of its passengers who had previous bookings for that per...

Transportation, labor ministers divided on issue of strike notice

The ministers of transportation and labor expressed divergent views Saturday on whether Taiwan should introduce a law to stipulate that aviation workers must give notice if they plan to strike. The...

EVA strike in Taiwan slammed for compromising consumer rights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With Taiwan's aviation industry currently undergoing its third strike this year, the island’s non-profit consumer rights organization warned industry players on ...

Breaking News: Taiwan's EVA Air flight attendants go on strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) and representatives of EVA Air failed to reach a consensus on the union's demands, the TFAU announced today that...

Taipei joins China Airlines to promote city tourism in South Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Department of Information and Tourism of Taipei City is taking part in the Hana Tour International Travel Show at KINTEX in Gyeonggi Province of South Korea between Ju...

Taiwan’s EVA Air flight attendants vote in favor of strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After nearly a month of voting, members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union have approved a strike at EVA Air, though no date has been immediately set. The airline s...

Enough flight attendants at Taiwan’s EVA Air have voted to allow a strike: union

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Enough EVA Air flight attendants have cast their ballots in the vote about a strike to pass the required threshold, the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union said Thursday (June...

Taiwan EVA Air flight attendants plan June 4 protest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Flight attendants at EVA Air were planning a protest action in Taipei scheduled for June 4, just two days before the results of a strike vote will be announced, reports sa...

Taiwan's China Airlines grounds jet bound for Shanghai after bomb threat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's China Airlines pulled its jet from a flight scheduled to fly from Taoyuan to Shanghai after it received a letter threatening to blow up the aircraft on Sunday (May...

Taiwan’s EVA flight attendants promise not to strike during Dragon Boat Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Flight attendants of EVA Air – one of Taiwan’s leading airlines -- will not go on a strike during the three-day holiday for the Dragon Boat Festival starting J...

Taiwan's EVA Air flight attendants begin voting on whether to strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- EVA Air flight attendants who are members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants' Union began voting on Monday (May 13) to decide whether to call for a strike, and the union is c...

Taiwan's China Airlines announces new fleet upgrades

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan’s China Airlines is preparing to upgrade its fleet with a lease of 14 Airbus A321neo aircraft this year, which are likely to be in service by 2021. The lea...

Japanese tourists visiting Taiwan spike over extended Golden Week break

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Tuesday, April 30, the Emperor of Japan, Akihito, abdicated the Chrysanthemum Throne to the crown prince Naruhito, bringing an end to the Heisei era. To mark the occ...

Taiwan tourists second biggest spenders in Hawaii last year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan-based China Airlines announced on Monday (April 29) that it would increase the number of direct flights to Honolulu, as Taiwanese tourists emerged as the second big...