AirAsia to begin direct flights between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Taoyuan, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Low-cost Malaysian Airline AirAsia announced on July 19 that it will begin direct flights between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Taoyuan, Taiwan on September 30, reported CNA. ...

AirAsia begins new flight route between Clark, Philippines and Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Malaysian budget airline AirAsia began a new flight route on July 13, connecting northern Taiwan with Clark, Pampanga province, reported ABS CBN. The route will fly fro...

China Airlines increases direct flights between Taiwan and Rome

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's China Airlines (中華航空公司) announced it has increased its number of weekly direct flights from Taipei to Rome to three, to cater to growing European tourism, rep...

Taiwan orders evacuations as season's 1st typhoon approaches

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has ordered hundreds of residents in the island's north to evacuate to safety ahead of the arrival of this season's first typhoon. Some flights operating...

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 Typ...

Peach cancels 8 Taiwan-Japan flights on July 10, owing to Super Typhoon Maria

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Peach Aviation announced today that it has canceled eight flights involving Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Kaohsiung International Airport and Japan on July 10 due ...

Air India's Taiwan name change not related to ‘One China’ policy: Indian reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An Indian official source on July 7 told Indian media that the name change made by Air India about Taiwan did not relate to the "One China" policy and that it wa...

Taoyuan airport numbers show New Southbound Policy is working

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taoyuan International Airport chairman Tseng Ta-jen (曾大仁) said the quantity of passengers and freight traveling between Taiwan and Southeast Asia is continuously growing, ...

Air India kowtows to Beijing, lists Taiwan as ‘Chinese Taipei’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Air India has kowtowed to Beijing and listed Taiwan as "Chinese Taipei" after China demanded Air India, along with 33 other airlines describe Taiwan as part...

EVA Air to begin direct flights between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Taoyuan, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's EVA Air has introduced direct flights between Taoyuan International Airport and Chiang Mai International Airport, Thailand to celebrate the airline's 27th...

Video by American grad student covers all the 'Things to do in Taipei'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American master's student currently living in Taipei has created a humorous video introducing many of the major sights and sounds of Taiwan's capital city. ...

Taoyuan Airport Access MRT artistic makeover unveiled 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tourism Bureau unveiled the new look of the Taoyuan Metro Airport Access MRT today, June 17.  The Bureau invited Taiwanese indigenous artist, Yo...

Why Taiwan must legislate to welcome all refugees from Communist China

In the past week, there have been a couple of high profile examples of Taiwan providing sanctuary to Chinese dissidents. And this has raised the question of what policy Taiwan should have towards thos...

Taipei Rapid Transit Corp rolls out travel passes with coupons for dining, attractions, shopping

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Partnering with Niusnews, Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC) will on June 1 roll out new Taipei Metro passes that are loaded with coupons offering discounts at designated fa...

Taoyuan airport invites public to vote on its food, drink

Taipei, May 16 (CNA) Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Wednesday launched an online poll for people to select the best food and beverages sold at its shops, the airport management said.  ...