Singapore Airlines to cut 4,300 jobs due to pandemic

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Airlines Group said Thursday it will eliminate 4,300 jobs due to the “long road to recovery" for the global aviation industry battered by the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Peach Aviation to resume Taiwan-Japan flights in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese budget airline Peach Aviation announced Wednesday (Sept. 9) the resumption of flights between Japan and Taiwan starting Oct. 25. It will operate three flights ...

Scoot to resume flights between Kaohsiung, Singapore and Osaka from Sept. 19

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Budget airline Scoot announced on Thursday (Sept. 3) that it will resume its Kaohsiung-Singapore and Kaohsiung-Osaka flights from Sept. 19, with one weekly flight for each...

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...

Davidson's pinch-hit slam sends Reds past Cardinals, 4-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pinch-hitter Matt Davidson delivered a go-ahead grand slam in the sixth inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Friday night. Davidson dr...

Singapore Airlines to resume flights to Taipei in September

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Singapore Airlines announced in a news release on Tuesday (Aug. 4) that it will resume three regular flights between Singapore and Taipei in September. The announcement...

Low-cost carrier Scoot to resume flights between Taiwan and South Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Low-cost carrier Scoot will resume flights between Taipei and the South Korean capital of Seoul on Aug. 16, and flights will be added on the route to Singapore, reports sa...

Scoot resumes Singapore-Taiwan flights

Budget airline Scoot resumed flights between Singapore and Taiwan starting Sunday, following a temporary suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Singaporean carrier, which suspended flights de...

Thai low-cost airline NokScoot shuts down amid losses

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's low-cost carrier NokScoot, which is partly owned by Singapore Airlines, said its board of directors decided to liquidate the company as the coronavirus pandemic dim...

Scoot to resume flights from Singapore to Taiwan July 5

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Low-cost Singaporean airline Scoot announced on Monday (June 22) the resumption of flights between Taiwan and Singapore starting July 5 as air travel gradually returns. ...

Retailers face reckoning as April's sales drop sets a record

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Friday related to national and global response, the work place and the spre...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Nov. 11, the 315th day of 2019. There are 50 days left in the year. Today is Veterans Day. Today's Highlight in History: ...

Budget airlines growing fast in Taiwan: CAA

Taipei (CNA) Travel volume with low-cost carriers (LCCs) in Taiwan saw a surge during the first seven months of 2019, posting a 15.6 percent growth year-on-year, according to the latest statistics rel...

Orioles get HRs from Núñez, Villar in 5-3 win over Tigers

BALTIMORE (AP) — Renato Núñez and Jonathan Villar homered, and the Baltimore Orioles benefited from several miscues by the skidding Detroit Tigers in a 5-3 victory Monday. In a match...

Before you scoot off: know your risk

E-scooters are popping up in cities across the country. There's no exact count of the number of scooters out there, but the National Association of City Transportation Officials rece...