Taiwan Taoyuan-Hong Kong top passenger airport pairing worldwide: IATA

The Taoyuan-Hong Kong air route saw the highest number of passengers of any international route in the world last year, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). The route be...

Taoyuan airport-Taipei connection ranked fourth-fastest in Asia

Taiwan has been ranked fourth-fastest in Asia in terms of traffic connection between a country's major airport and commercial district, according to Klook, a Hong Kong-based travel booking platfor...

Asian Games: Taiwan wins bronze in volleyball after 20-year hiatus

Taiwan defeated Qatar 25-22, 25-23, 17-25, 25-16 in men's volleyball Saturday to clinch a bronze medal at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia, 20 years after its last win of a bronze medal at the As...

Taiwan takes precautions as tension escalates over pilot strike

Transportation authorities said Saturday that they have taken precautions in the possibility of a strike by pilots of the nation's two major airlines, while the pilot union said it will launch a r...

Taiwanese designers passing green building skills to young hands

The library building in Youth Park in Taipei's Wanhua District is a small unobtrusive structure half-hidden by spreading green trees. Painted white and bare of decorations, it hardly catches the e...

Taiwan eyes controlled environment agriculture exports

A Taiwanese company is being featured at the Asia Agri-Tech Expo & Forum held in Taipei for its export of controlled environment agriculture factories to other Asian countries, which the Council o...

New parking regulation in Taiwan to benefit children, pregnant women

Public parking lots must reserve around 2 percent of their spaces for pregnant women and families with children aged 6 or under, according to transportation regulations that will go into effect on Sun...

U.S.-bound passengers subject to extra security checks: Taiwan CAA

Passengers flying to the United States will be subject to additional security examinations from June 30 following a new U.S. policy that regulates the amount of powdered products passengers can carry ...

Taiwan's China Airlines to launch Kaohsiung-Jakarta flights via Hong Kong

China Airlines (CAL), one of Taiwan's leading carriers, said Tuesday it will launch a new route on July 1 from Kaohsiung to Jakarta via Hong Kong to continue exploring the Southeast Asia travel ma...

Designer of Taiwan's Tang Prize certificates inspired by poet Robert Frost

TAIPEI (CNA) - Irma Boom, designer of this year's Tang Prize certificates, said Saturday that she was inspired by American poet Robert Frost in the creation of her work, through which she tri...

Taipei 101 waste cable-turned art project on display in New York

TAIPEI (CNA) - A collection of seven installation artworks crafted from retired elevator cables from the Taipei 101 skyscraper by a Taiwanese artist with the help of prison inmates has gone on di...

Military to continue search for missing Mirage-2000

TAIPEI (CNA) - The military said Saturday that it will continue to search for the Mirage 2000 fighter piloted by Captain Ho Tzu-yu, which went missing during a flight training sortie last Novembe...

14-year-old Taiwanese making splash with Lego creation

TAIPEI (CNA) - A 14-year-old Taiwanese boy is having his own creation of a Lego model reviewed by the Danish toy company after getting 10,000 votes at Lego Ideas, a website that allows users to s...

Polish, Australian runners win Taipei 101 Run Up

Taipei (CNA) - Polish national Piotr Lobodzinski and Australian Suzy Walsham won the men's and women's events at the annual Taipei 101 Run Up on Saturday. This year, elite runners were...

Taiwan promotes round-island biking with Web celebrities

Taipei (CNA) - Taiwan is aiming to attract more international tourists to experience Taiwan on two wheels, the Tourism Bureau said Saturday, adding that it has launched an English-language websit...