Taoyuan airport to double baggage drop-off kiosks by year end

Taipei, Oct. 19 (CNA) Taoyuan International Airport Corp. (TIAC) said Friday it will double the number of baggage drop-off kiosks to 26 by the end of the year as part of a program to modernize airport...

Taiwan confirms will not deport Chinese asylum seeking duo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) spokesperson confirmed that Taiwan will not deport the pair of Chinese asylum seekers who arrived at Taoyuan International ...

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 ...

Taiwan will not deport Chinese asylum seeking duo: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 大陸委員會) has given assurances that two Chinese asylum seekers who arrived at Taoyuan International Airport on Sept. 27 will not...

12 sailors saved from stranded ship off Taiwan’s west coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 12 sailors were successfully rescued from a stranded and flooded cargo ship off the coast of Taoyuan City (桃園市) by the Coast Guard Administration (CGA, 海巡署) during the nig...

American cartographer creates own map of Taipei MRT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American cartographer has created his own, more geographically accurate map of the Taipei Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) network.   The designer, Jacob Berm...

Taiwan Transportation Minister asks for Taoyuan Airport Terminal 3 redesign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Transportation Minister Wu Hong-mo (吳宏謀) confirmed Saturday that he had ordered a redesign of Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport’s Terminal 3 due to fears of escalating ...

Two Chinese men skip flight home, request political asylum in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Immigration Agency announced on Sunday that two men with Chinese passports transferring through Taoyuan International missed their return flight to Beijing, a...

Breaking News: Cody Wilson has arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan Airport for flight to Houston

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - American 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson has arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to board a flight to Houston at 10 p.m. Saturday, according to media reports. Ea...

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...

Tigerair Taiwan to begin Taoyuan-Cebu, Philippines flights in Dec.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tigerair Taiwan announced today that the airline will begin direct flights between Taoyuan Airport and Mactan-Cebu International Airport, Philippines on Dec. 1. The new...

Taiwan's Taoyuan airport named third best airport in class

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport was awarded third place in "Best airport by size: over 40 million passengers per year" by Airports Council International in ...

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...

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...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport opens baby daycare center

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport officially opened its baby daycare center (愛兒寶托嬰中心) Thursday August 23.  The baby daycare center targets the airport emplo...