Peach resumes flights between Taiwan and Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a seven-month suspension of all its international flights, Peach Aviation Limited announced that it would resume its international flight routes between Japan and Ta...

Scoot to resume Taoyuan-Tokyo flights in September

Budget airline Scoot announced on Friday it will resume flights between Taiwan's Taoyuan and Japan's Tokyo Narita airports starting Sept. 9 as it gradually resumes its schedule of services aft...

Chinese counterfeits of 'Made in Taiwan' masks sprout up in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Made-in-China surgical masks claimed to have been manufactured in Taiwan have surfaced in Japan, sparking warnings that the fakes offer no protection against the coronavir...

Japan accepts 2 million masks from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan thanked Taiwan as 2 million masks arrived at Tokyo’s Narita Airport Tuesday (April 21) to help in the country’s fight against the Wuhan coronavirus (COVI...

Air New Zealand to suspend flights to Taiwan amid coronavirus pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Air New Zealand on Tuesday (March 17) became the latest airline to announce a suspension of its flights to Taiwan amid the spread of coronavirus across the world. Earli...

7,515 people left Wuhan for Taiwan before Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Among the 5 million people who fled the novel coronavirus-affected Chinese city of Wuhan during the Lunar New Year holiday, 7,515 headed to Taiwan, according to Chinese ne...

Japan U-18 national baseball team told not to wear uniforms on S. Korea streets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The team members and coaches of Japan's U-18 national team were seen wearing plain white shirts without their country's name or flag printed on them when departing...

The Latest: Australia says Sri Lanka bomber studied there

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The Latest on the Easter attacks in Sri Lanka (all times local): 10:20 a.m. Australia's prime minister said one of the suicide bombers in ...

Passengers on Scoot flight from Taipei to Singapore delayed by nearly 36 hours

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Travelers on a Scoot airlines flight from Taipei to Singapore were delayed over 36 hours over the New Year’s holiday after the airplane experienced engine difficulti...

Taiwan’s EVA Air to open new routes, expand service to Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – EVA Air’s flights to Japan will increase by 19 percent in 2019 through the introduction of three new routes and the expansion of current services, reported CNA. E...

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 ...

Takuma Sato back to defend Indy 500 victory with new team

The fans lined up one by one in the most orderly fashion, waiting for their chance to take a photograph or snag an autograph from the first Japanese winner of the Indianapolis 500. G...

Japan arrests 3 Taiwanese women for spreading powder around castle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Japan has arrested three Taiwanese women for spreading powder around Nijo Castle (二條城), a protected monument in Kyoto, a year ago, reports said Thursday. They claimed t...

Mandarin Airlines to begin daily flights from Taichung to Tokyo in June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Mandarin Airlines (華信航空), a subsidiary of China Airlines (CAL), announced today that it will be launching direct daily flights from Taichung to Tokyo starting on J...

Tokyo airport police find 30 bullets in US plane crew's bag

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese airport police have found 30 bullets in an American Airlines crewmember's carry-on bag and say the flight attendant apparently carried them through his security checks at U.S. ai...