Cathay buys HK Express, will operate it as low-cost carrier

HONG KONG (AP) — Cathay Pacific Airways is acquiring Hong Kong-based budget airline HK Express. Cathay said Wednesday it will pay 4.93 billion Hong Kong dollars ($628 million) for HK...

HK Express to suspend Hong Kong-Hualien flights in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Hong Kong’s budget airline HK Express on Tuesday announced on the company’s website that it will suspend flights from Hong Kong to Hualien beginning Oct. 27. ...

Hong Kong approves controversial joint checkpoint plan for China-HK express rail link

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A joint checkpoint plan passed by Hong Kong’s Legislative Council on June 14 has stirred up controversy in the autonomous territory of China as it would allow the en...

Airline company postpones Guam-Japan flights until next year

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A Hong Kong-based airline company has announced it will not be starting flights between Guam and Japan until next summer in response to the tension between the United States and N...

Vietjet to launch Bangkok-Hualien direct flight in June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Vietjet is to launch a direct flight between Taiwan’s Hualien and Thailand's capital city of Bangkok, commencing services on June 24, the Hualien County Tourism Depart...

Hualien county magistrate promotes county as ideal vacation spot for Hong Kong people

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taiwan’s Hualien County Magistrate Fu Kun-chi promoted his county in Hong Kong on Wednesday, saying only 95 minutes of flight will take people of the busy city to the count...

EVA Air among top 20 safest airlines globally

Taipei, Jan. 6 (CNA) EVA Airways, one of Taiwan's leading international carriers, has been named one of the top 20 safest airlines in the world by AirlineRatings.com, the world's only safety and produ...