VietJet Air to launch regular flights between Da Nang and Taiwan

Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air will begin operating regular flights between Da Nang and Taiwan in June, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said Friday. The CAA said the agency has gi...

Hong Kong-bound jet spews smoke from engine, makes emergency landing in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Cathay Dragon plane bound for Hong Kong had to make an emergency landing in Kaohsiung after one of its engines started emitting smoke, possibly after striking birds, reported...

Pothole in runway delays 121 flights at Taiwan's Taoyuan Airport

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport's south runway reopened Sunday after a pothole was discovered the previous day, causing delays to 121 flights. The flights were delayed by an average of 52 ...

Southern Taiwan's Kaohsiung Intl world's most punctual mid-sized airport in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Among the world’s medium-sized airports, Kaohsiung International Airport was recognized as the leading airport in On-Time Performance (OTP) for the year of 2018. ...

Han Kuo-yu: southern Taiwan needs high-capacity intl airport, Kaohsiung Intl Airport not enough

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In recent weeks, the new mayor of Kaohsiung, Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) has been proposing a number of new ways to invigorate the economy of southern Taiwan, including a suggestion ...

Taiwan bolsters border security against African swine fever

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To bolster preparedness against African swine fever, Taiwan authorities held an emergency quarantine simulation exercise at Kaohsiung International Airport today, reported...

152 members of Vietnamese tour groups go missing in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A total of 152 Vietnamese out of 153 who arrived with tour groups in Kaohsiung last week have gone missing, the Tourism Bureau confirmed Tuesday. The four groups flew into th...

Riding Taiwan’s newest transport link: the TRA Kaohsiung City Network

Kaohsiung is fast becoming one of the best-connected cities in Taiwan. It’s two-line MRT network connects the city center with both Zuoying HSR station, Kaohsiung Airport, and the city’s b...

Taiwan airports add 30 additional routes in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s skies have become much busier, with a total of 30 new flight routes announced across Taiwan this year, reported CNA. Taiwan’s location in striking ...

EVA Air passenger dies after emergency landing in south Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A passenger died after his EVA Air flight from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Jakarta, Indonesia, made an emergency landing in Kaohsiung to get him to hospital, reports...

Typhoon Mangkhut grounds Taiwan flights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Typhoon Mangkhut makes its way through northern Philippines, dozens of Taiwan-Hong Kong/Macau flights were canceled for Sept. 15-17. Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific Ai...

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...

Typhoon Jongdari causes flight disruptions

Taipei, July 27 (CNA) Some Taiwan-based airlines have announced changes to their flight schedules for Saturday as Typhoon Jongdari heads toward Japan. The typhoon, which was 1,090 kilometers south-...

Taiwan takes winner's trophy at San Marino Cup football tournament

(CNA) Kaohsiung Municipal Houjing Elementary School's (KMHES) girls football team returned home Thursday after winning the under 12's girls division of the 2018 San Marino Cup in Italy last we...

Airlines announce cancellations at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport as Typhoon Maria nears

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Multiple cancellations and delays have been announced for today (July 10) at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Taipei Songshan Airport as the periphery of Super Typhoon ...