Taiwan’s EVA Air wins 5 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Even amid the pandemic, EVA Air has once again been recognized by global travelers in the Travelers’ Choice awards, which were announced by Tripadvisor on Monday (Ju...

Taiwanese student evacuated from Russia tests positive for coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Friday (May 29) announced one new imported case of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), the first in a week. During his ...

Taiwanese leaving India unaffected by Japan coronavirus travel ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese citizens planning to leave India on board a Japanese flight will not be affected by a travel ban imposed by the Japanese government, reports said Thursday (April...

Japan to help evacuate Taiwanese from India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Tuesday (March 31) that Japan will be taking some Taiwanese passengers on jets that it is chartering to evacua...

Delta reduces flights to Korea as virus outbreak spreads

Delta Air Lines is reducing flights to South Korea while Hawaiian Airlines will suspend them entirely, as airlines deal with growing concern about the spread of the new virus beyond China. ...

Black Friday frenzy goes global - and not everyone’s happy

PARIS (AP) — People don’t celebrate Thanksgiving in France, or Russia, or South Africa - but they do shop on Black Friday. The U.S. sales phenomenon has spread to retailers across th...

Heavy rain, winds lash Tokyo as powerful typhoon hits Japan

FUJISAWA, Japan (AP) — A heavy downpour and strong winds pounded Tokyo and surrounding areas on Saturday as a powerful typhoon forecast to be Japan’s worst in six decades made landfall sou...

Typhoon may bring 2 feet of rain, strong winds to Tokyo area

TOKYO (AP) — A typhoon was forecast to bring 2 feet of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area and central Japan's Pacific coast this weekend, and the government warned people Friday to stockpile an...

Typhoon Hagibis causes Taiwan-Japan flight disruptions

Airlines operating flights between Taiwan and Japan announced service disruptions Friday due to Typhoon Hagibis, which is heading towards eastern Japan. China Airlines said its flight CI0159 from O...

Japan Airlines plane involved in minor collision at Taiwan Taoyuan Intl. Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Japan Airlines flight was delayed for almost eight hours at Taipei Taoyuan International Airport on Sunday (Oct. 6) after an engine was slightly damaged in a collision w...

US gives limited approval to Hawaiian-Japan Airlines venture

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is giving tentative approval to Hawaiian Airlines and Japan Airlines working more closely together but won’t give the airlines antitrust immunity. ...

Liz Weston: Is premium economy airfare worth the money?

As coach travel gets more cramped, airlines have added "premium economy" sections that promise more space and comfort — often at a substantially higher price. Air carriers have disco...

US fines Japan Airlines $300,000 over long flight delays

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is fining Japan Airlines $300,000 for delays that trapped passengers on two grounded planes for hours. Under an agreement with the Transportatio...

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Taiwan's EVA Air No.1 cleanest airline in world: Skytrax

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Skytrax, the UK's leading aviation service research agency, today listed Taiwan's EVA Air as being the No. 1 cleanest airline in the world, No. 1 for catering in econom...