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. ...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Terminal 3 faces delay after failed tender

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - After a tender for work on Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport’s Terminal 3 project failed to attract enough bidders Thursday, its completion might have to be delayed bey...

Air New Zealand inflight magazine features Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Air New Zealand’s inflight magazine devoted seven pages to Taipei in preparation for a resumption of flights between Auckland and Taiwan planned for November, the Ce...

German Institute in Taipei Director calls Chinese coercion against Taiwan ‘childish’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In an interview with a local newspaper, the outgoing Director General Martin Eberts of German Institute in Taipei described China's demands for international airlines ...

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...

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 ...

Update: Super Typhoon Maria poised to pounce on Taiwan Tuesday

Update: 07/11 9:56 a.m. -  The tail end of Typhoon Maria should be leaving the country by noon today (July 11), according to the CWB. Update: 07/10 10:22 p.m. - New Taipei City,...

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...

Taiwanese airlines cancel Sunday flights to and from Okinawa

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Tropical Storm Prapiroon prepares to hit Okinawa, Taiwanese airlines have already decided to cancel several flights scheduled for Sunday. EVA Air announced by text m...

Taiwan arrests Malaysian bus driver for scam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Malaysian bus driver was arrested by police in Tainan Friday for working as a money mule for a telecom fraud ring. The 25-year-old ethnic Chinese man, surnamed Yen (顏...