Ex-Philippine judge says she was held at Hong Kong airport

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before the International Criminal Court said she was barr...

Disappearance of gay-themed airline ad causes uproar in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just days after Taiwan became the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage, a furor erupted in Hong Kong about an apparent ban on a gay-themed image in a massiv...

Ex-Philippine judge says she was held at Hong Kong airport

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who once accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before the International Criminal Court says she was barre...

Saudi sisters hide in Hong Kong after fleeing kingdom

Two sisters from Saudi Arabia have gone underground in Hong Kong after they were intercepted by Saudi officials at the country's airport en route for Australia, their lawyer says. The pair wrote ...

Typhoon Jebi grounds Taiwan-Japan flights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Typhon Jebi slams into southern Japan on Sept. 4, more than 20 flights between Taiwan and Japan were canceled. More than 600 flights were canceled across Japan, incl...

Hong Kong refuses entry to Taiwanese cultural official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – T.C. Chang (張鐵志), a prominent Taiwanese cultural official and social commentator, said Wednesday he had been refused entry to Hong Kong. Chang spent several years livin...

Four Seas Gang member among 13 arrested for assault on Hong Kong activists

Taipei (Taiwan News) -- Among the 13 people arrested on suspicion of attacking Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong and lawmaker Nathan Law while they attended a political forum in Taiwan, inc...

A vacationing firefighter rescues a breathless woman at airport

A New Taipei City firefighter administered first aid to a breathless woman at a Hong Kong airport on Saturday night when he and his family were about to take a flight back to Taiwan, which caused the...

Outspoken Miss World Canada denied entry to China

HONG KONG (AP) — Canada's outspoken Miss World contestant said she was barred Thursday from entering China to take part in this year's pageant and accused Beijing of overreach in extending its campaig...

Bomb hoax reported at Taoyuan airport

Taipei, May 15 (CNA) A Cathay Pacific flight was the subject of a bomb threat Friday after arriving at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, the country's main gateway, when one of its containers ...

Hong Kong airport gets green light for $18B third runway

HONG KONG (AP) -- The Hong Kong government gave final approval for a third runway at the Asian financial center's airport, aiming to meet surging growth in passengers and air cargo.Officials said Tues...

CAL flight delayed after Hong Kong airport jetway malfunctions

Taipei, March 2 (CNA) A China Airlines (CAL) flight set to depart for Taipei was delayed Monday in Hong Kong after the aircraft was hit by a jetway at Hong Kong International Airport. No injuri...