Taiwan diplomatic relations will increase with help of EU nations: Legislative Speaker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The parliamentary body of the European Union last week passed an official resolution on the state of E.U.-China relations which also included a call for an end to China&rs...

Taiwan to host 16 nation flight safety conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will play host to an international flight safety conference in September, featuring 16 nations, Taiwan's Aviation Safety Council (ASC, 飛航安全調查委員會) said on Sept. ...

Taiwan, China should resume talks: US State Department

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A U.S. State Department spokesperson on July 24 urged Taiwan and China to resume “dialogue that could produce positive results and avoid actions having the potential...

China snubs ICAO, says it never agreed to curb airline emissions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China has reportedly backed out of an international campaign to reduce carbon emissions from airlines, Reuters reported this week. The plan is called the Carbon Offsett...

US Senators introduce 'Taiwan International Participation Act' of 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Republican Senator Cory Gardner of Colorado, and Democrat Senator Edward J. Markey announced a new legislative act on Friday May 25 entitled the “Taiwan Internationa...

Flexjet to Open Private Terminal on Dallas Love Field at the Braniff Centre

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 30, 2018--Flexjet LLC, offering travelers access to the world’s most luxurious fleet of private jets, today announced the relocation of its Dallas operations to the Bra...

Gemalto premiada com contrato de serviço plurianual para os novos passaportes britânicos

LONDRES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--abr 23, 2018--Gemalto, líder mundial em segurança digital, anunciou hoje que ganhou a licitação do Ministério do Interior, atuando através do Departamento de Passaportes de S...

Gemalto Awarded Multi-Year Service Contract for New British Passports

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2018--Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, today announces it has won an open tender with the Home Office, acting through Her Majesty’s Passport Office (HMPO...

Taiwan could be left in even more vulnerable position amid US-China tensions: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan could be dragged into a US-China trade war and power struggle, inevitably hurting the export-reliant economy, according to the Washington Post on Monday.  Before ...

Did China really win its airlines battle with Taiwan? No!

Last week, I wrote about the ongoing "air-wars" between Taiwan and China which have culminated in the tit-for-tat spat between the two countries. But one commentator has argued the outc...

The latest example of CCP childishness and intransigence is taking place in the sky

The latest issue to see a flare-up in the hostilities between China and Taiwan is taking place up in the air. As the focus on the increase in Chinese military flights around Taiwan has declined, mostl...

China calls Taiwan's disapproval of cross-strait flights act of revenge

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China said on Friday Taiwan’s decision not to approve applications of two Chinese airlines for cross-strait flights during the Lunar New Year holidays was an act of ...

Taiwan Travel Act would upgrade relations with US, China says 'US would pay a price'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Last week, the US House of Representatives passed the Taiwan Travel Act, as well as an act designed to help Taiwan regain observer status in the World Health Organization....

UN Aviation Org. stays silent on Taiwan's M503 dispute with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The UN’s International Civilian Aviation Organization (ICAO) has failed to respond to Taiwan’s request for mediation in the dispute with Beijing concerning the...

2017 was the safest year in history for the aviation industry

AMSTERDAM (dpa) - The year 2017 has passed with the distinction of being the safest year for aviation passengers in history, according to the Aviation Safety Network. The Dutch-based grou...