Malaysia plans to impose departure tax

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Traveling to Malaysia might be a bit costlier in the near future as the Malaysian government has introduced a bill that would allow the country to impose a departure tax on vis...

Japan starts levying departure tax to increase funds for boosting tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Jan. 7, Japan begins to impose a departure tax of 1,000 yen (about US$9.25) on any person over two years old who is leaving the country at a port of entry, without rega...

Japan plans 1,000-yen departure tax

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Japan wants to introduce a departure tax of 1,000 yen (NT$265) in 2019 for tourists returning home and for Japanese citizens leaving the country, reports said Saturday. ...

Tigerair Taiwan flights to Singapore from NT$888

Budget carrier Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines (CAL) and Singapore's Tiger Airways, said Monday that it expects to start operation on September 26 and to become Taiwan...