79 flights canceled on June 21 as EVA Air flight attendant strike in Taiwan rages on

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the strike by EVA Air flight attendants enters its second day in Taiwan, 79 flights have been canceled for Friday (June 21), according to the air carrier. After failing t...

First Russian Siberia Airlines flight lands in Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The first flight of Russian airline Siberia Airlines, also known as S7 Airlines, is slated to land at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport today (May 24). Siberia Airlines h...

Level 1 flood warning issued for N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a weather front lashes large swaths of Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issed a level 1 flood warning for Taipei City and New Taipei City, while it has issued a ...

Taiwan's sea levels rising faster than global average

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's sea levels are rising at a higher rate than the rest of the world due to global warming, and the country may only have 12 years to move its capital inland to avoid...

Video shows Iraqi double-murder suspect taking son to Taiwan Taoyuan Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Surveillance camera video has surfaced showing an Iraqi man, who was accused of murdering his in-laws, carrying his son as he walks toward Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport....

Mobile ticketing app for Taiwan's Taoyuan metro to be fully launched Wednesday

Passengers traveling on the Taoyuan metro line will be able to pay their fares using a mobile app, starting Wednesday, the management company said Saturday. The mobile ticketing app, which was intr...

Taiwan Tourist Shuttle route changes from May 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two Taiwan Tourist Shuttle (台灣好行) routes in Taoyuan will be replaced by new routes starting May 1. This will enable passengers to "travel between transportation hu...

New bus routes in Taiwan’s Taoyuan serve Zhongli and Bade areas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Services provided by two new city bus routes in Taoyuan are expected to bring more convenience to passengers traveling to and from the city’s Zhongli and Bade areas, Taoy...

Chinese-American man shouts 'Trump save me' after tossing wife off Taiwan airport stairway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a Chinese-American man Wan (萬) was arrested for shoving his wife off the fourth-floor staircase in the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, he was overheard shouting &qu...

Update: American man allegedly pushes wife off 4th-floor staircase at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

Update: Police announced that both people involved were Asian Americans over 30 years of age. Police believe that the incident occurred when a Taiwanese-American woman surnamed Chang (張) tried to stop...

Pothole in runway delays 121 flights at Taiwan's Taoyuan Airport

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport's south runway reopened Sunday after a pothole was discovered the previous day, causing delays to 121 flights. The flights were delayed by an average of 52 ...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport suffers 2 blackouts in a row

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Without warning, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport suddenly lost power twice this morning, trapping two passengers in terminal elevators. ...

Taiwan govt. apologizes for placing Philippine flag in state of war at airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Ministry of Labor (MOL) today issued a statement yesterday (Feb. 14) apologizing for inadvertently placing the Philippine national flag upside down in a state of war in two...

Pilots from Taiwan's China Airlines strike, 25 flights canceled

(Taiwan News) — The China Airlines division of the Taoyuan Pilots Union has begun striking as of 6 a.m. Friday morning. China Airlines rushed to cancel flights scheduled to take off over the ...

Taiwan's airport MRT to extend operational hours around Lunar New Year

The mass rapid transit (MRT) line between Taipei and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport will operate an extra 1.5 hours a day for two periods during the Feb. 2-10 Lunar New Year holiday to meet surg...