Vietnam beats Thailand as favorite SE Asian destination among Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vietnam has surpassed Thailand as the favorite Southeast Asian tourist destination among international travelers from Taiwan, with the number of Taiwanese visiting the cou...

Taiwan’s EVA Air 8th best carrier in the world: Airline Ratings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – EVA Air maintained its No.8 ranking in the list of the world’s best carriers according to AirlineRatings.com, while Air New Zealand pushed Singapore Airlines off the...

Vietjet to launch regular daily flights between Taiwan and Da Nang

Vietnamese budget carrier Vietjet Air announced Tuesday that it will begin operating regular flights between Taiwan and the coastal city of Da Nang in central Vietnam in December. Based on Vietnam&...

Budget airlines growing fast in Taiwan: CAA

Taipei (CNA) Travel volume with low-cost carriers (LCCs) in Taiwan saw a surge during the first seven months of 2019, posting a 15.6 percent growth year-on-year, according to the latest statistics rel...

VietJet Air to launch regular flights between Da Nang and Taiwan

Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air will begin operating regular flights between Da Nang and Taiwan in June, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said Friday. The CAA said the agency has gi...

A look at who's ordered Boeing's 737 Max 8 passenger jet

NEW YORK (AP) — The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 that left 157 people dead is drawing renewed scrutiny of the Boeing model just four months after another one crashed in Indonesia, k...

Kim and Trump share views on North Korea's future at Hanoi Summit

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The Latest on the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 7:45 a.m. Thursday North Korean state media says leader...

Before meeting Kim, Trump oversees big Vietnamese plane deal

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump and Vietnamese President Nguyen Phu Trong have presided over the signing of several trade deals in Hanoi, including agreements to sell 110 Boeing planes wo...

All passengers from Vietnam entering Taiwan to be checked for pork products

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan has begun checking all passengers arriving in the country from Vietnam for possession of pork products after a pork sandwich brought into Taiwan by a traveler from Ho Chi Minh C...

VietJet Air recruits in Taiwan

Vietnamese low-cost carrier VietJet Air held a recruitment event in Taiwan Sunday, attracting more than 100 applicants. The company was looking for flight attendants with at least a high school dip...

VietJet crew and pilots sanctioned after front wheel problems in hard landing

Investigators suspended a flight crew and withdrew pilots' licences on Sunday following the rough landing of a VietJet plane with 207 passengers on board, according to the state-run Vietnam News A...

Vietnam and France sign deals worth over $10 billion

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The prime ministers of France and Vietnam have witnessed the signing of two business deals worth over $10 billion and dozens of other cooperation agreements covering energy, educ...

Bangkok, Phnom Penh to launch direct flights to central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In order to attract more visitors from Southeast Asia to the Taichung World Flora Exposition, the city government has worked with private airlines to launch direct flights...

VietJet to offer deep discounts, free flights from Taiwan to Vietnam Oct. 10-12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Low-cost Vietnamese air carrier VietJet has announced today that it will offer 700,000 heavily discounted and free tickets for flights from Taiwan to Vietnam, as well as many o...

Outgoing envoy urges Taiwan to assist Vietnam's infrastructure

Taipei, Aug. 12 (CNA) Vietnam's outgoing top envoy to Taiwan on Friday called on Taiwan's government to invest in his country's infrastructure and share its expertise with the developing c...