Three U.S. airlines changing Taiwan name following ultimatum from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – By Thursday morning Taiwan time, three airlines in the United States had still not complied to renewed Chinese demands to describe Taiwan as part of China on their website...

More US lawmakers blast China’s bullying of US airlines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The wave of condemnation from U.S. lawmakers after three U.S. airlines changed their listing of Taiwan to kowtow to demands from Beijing is growing, with numerous more U.S...

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China says 4 American airlines missed Taiwan deadline

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese regulators say four U.S. airlines have failed to carry out an order to call self-ruled Taiwan as part of China on their websites. The air regulator says 40 out...

Airlines trim flights, make other tweaks to offset fuel

DALLAS (AP) — Airlines are bowing to the staying power of higher fuel prices by culling unprofitable flights while trying to boost revenue by being nicer to customers. American Airli...

U.S. congressmen back Taiwan as airlines cave in to China's demand

Washington, July 25 (CNA) Several members of the United States Congress on Wednesday expressed objection to China's demand that American air carriers stop listing Taiwan as a country on their webs...

Taiwan to continue effort to maintain national dignity despite China’s bullying: foreign ministry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) reiterated Thursday that Taiwanese people will never accept Beijing’s growing attempts to belittle the country and that t...

Delta and United follow American Airlines in removing Taiwan from website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Only hours after American Airlines gave in to Chinese demands to remove the name “Taiwan” from its website, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines followed suit, ...

American Institute in Taiwan opposes airline name changes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following United States airlines removing references to Taiwan from their websites, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said Wednesday that the U.S. strongly opposed Ch...

Under pressure from China, American Airlines drops 'Taiwan' from airport designation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The deadline imposed on airline carriers by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) demanding that they alter their designations of Taiwan to reflect Taiwan as a...

JetBlue shares drop after airline reports $120 million loss

JetBlue shares plunged 9 percent — among its worst one-day declines in a decade — after the airline reported a $120 million second-quarter loss on higher fuel expenses and gave a cautious outlook for ...

Man sentenced to prison over fake airport bomb threat

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man who called in a bomb threat to an airport so he wouldn't miss his flight has been sentenced to four months in prison. The U.S. Attorney's Office says 40...

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...

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...

No reason for Air India to list Taiwan as part of China: academic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tridivesh Singh Maini of O.P. Jindal Global University said that Air India has no reason to cave into China's demand to list Taiwan as part of China, unless China reco...