China Airlines addresses potential pilot strike at press conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China Airlines president Hsieh Shih-chien (謝世謙) led a press conference of seven company representatives Monday afternoon regarding disagreements over working conditions wi...

Taiwanese actor To Tsung-hua arrested in Singapore for molesting flight attendant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese actor To Tsung-hua (庹宗華) has reportedly been arrested by police in Singapore for alleged drunk and disorderly conduct on a China Airlines flight Friday, Feb. 1. ...

Taiwan’s China Airlines pilots consider action during Lunar New Year holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A pilot union at China Airlines (CAL) said Friday it could not rule out taking action during the Lunar New Year holiday unless management responded to complaints about fatigue. ...

EVA Air criticized for grilling flight attendant over prostitution, porn

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On the heels of the humiliating acts demanded of an EVA Air flight attendant last week, another EVA Air flight attendant came forward on Tuesday (Jan. 29) to issue a public com...

Taiwan refuses entry to 3rd Chinese visitor in campaign against African swine fever

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A Chinese visitor arriving in Taiwan carrying pork products was refused entry Tuesday after he was unable to pay the NT$200,000 (US$6,490) fine for violating rules aimed at prev...

Taiwan's CAL to increase services to Palau from February

China Airlines (CAL), one of Taiwan's major carriers, said Wednesday that it will increase one direct flight service between Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Palau from Feb. 18, bringing t...

Taiwan's China Airlines soon to have onboard medical professionals for each flight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's China Airlines has begun making arrangements for an onboard medical care program. The program is being developed in line with the motto, “Compassion ...

Taipei Zoo welcomes four black-faced spoonbills as new immigrants from Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four black-faced spoonbills took a four-hour flight operated by China Airlines from Tokyo Monday afternoon, and arrived at Taipei Songshan Airport in the evening, where st...

Taiwan’s Techno Third Prince float wins International Award in Rose Parade 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Techno Third Prince Nezha (電音三太子)-themed pageant wagon from Taiwan has won the International Award with the Tournament of Roses Parade, or Rose Parade, held in Pasadena,...

Tigerair Taiwan to launch direct flights to Boracay in the Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Tigerair Taiwan, the budget affiliate of China Airlines, will launch direct flights to and from the Philippines beach resort island of Boracay next April. The tiny island, in...

Australian passport holders may now enroll in Taiwan's e-gate entry program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Australian visitors to Taiwan traveling with China Airlines or EVA Air can now enter the country with a little less hassle the e-gate option, which will now accept Austral...

Taiwan Tigerair starts flying to Cebu in the Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Tigerair starts flights between the island of Cebu in the Philippines and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Saturday. The airline, a low-cost affiliate of China Air...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, Nov. 30 to Dec. 9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As November comes to a close and December begins, the social scene and entertainment in Taipei remain as vibrant as ever. Here is a list of some unique events worth checki...

President Tsai thanks Palau for its unwavering support of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tsai Ing-wen met with Palau President Tommy Remengesau Jr. today (Nov. 12), after which she thanked him and the country for its unwavering support of Taiwan, despite incre...

Taiwan aviation sector set for continued growth: Boeing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s commercial aviation sector is set for continued growth over the long term, off the back of sustained demand and economic growth, according to Randy Tinseth,...