Ill-fated cruise ships awaiting approval to dock in Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Two ill-fated cruise ships waited just off Fort Lauderdale's shores on Thursday to learn when they'll be allowed to dock at Port Everglades after Carnival Cruise Line reac...

Taiwan saw record high tourist arrivals in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A record high of 11.84 million individuals visited Taiwan in 2019, representing 7 percent growth compared to the 11.07 million seen the previous year. Chinese accounted...

S. Korea promotes tourism at Taipei travel fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — South Korea is seeking to boost bilateral tourism with Taiwan at the 2019 Taipei International Travel Fair (ITF) taking place at TWTC Nangang Exhibition Hall 1 between Nov...

Cuba expects major economic damage from Trump measures

HAVANA (AP) — Drivers of classic cars, restaurateurs, tour guides and owners of bed-and-breakfasts are all saying the Trump administration's new restrictions on U.S travel to Cuba will be a severe blo...

Cruise ship tourism steams ahead in Taiwan

The number of cruise liners and passengers visiting Taiwan during the first seven months of 2017 climbed 34.2 percent and 26.5 percent year on year, respectively, according to the Ministry of Transpor...

Taiwan promotes cruise tourism at Florida show

Taiwan's Tourism Bureau has set up a booth at Seatrade Cruise Global 2016 which opened Monday and will last until Thursday at Fort Lauderdale, Florida to promote cruise tourism in Asia. The cruise ...

Taiwan urged to improve services to build cruise tourism

Taipei, Nov. 10 (CNA) Cruise tourism in Taiwan has been growing in recent years but can be improved by means of more customized and integrated services and faster processing of travel documents, the...