Foreign Minister Lee highlights year of ups and downs in New Year’s address

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --The Taiwanese Foreign Minister, David Lee(李大維) , has used his Lunar New Year address to acknowledge that the Republic of China has faced serious diplomatic challenges in 20...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - December 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Top stories this week included drunk Japanese passengers force China Airlines flight to return to Taiwan, Chinese diplomat in U.S. threatens Taiwan with military attack,'Ge...

President Tsai outlines strategy to bolster Taiwan's informational security

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen spoke Monday Dec. 11 at an event jointly hosted by the Presidential Office and the National Security Council to discuss the issue of informational s...

Chinese military reportedly has access to Taiwan's e-Gate system

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Biometric equipment used in Taiwan's e-Gate border control system was manufactured by the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC) with ...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Dec. 11 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Monday are as follows: @United Daily News: Cabinet to ease restrictions on natural gas power generation @China Times: Air Pollution...

Taiwan enters US Global Entry program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese travelers are now able to take advantage of the U.S. Global Entry program for swifter entry into the United States as of yesterday (Nov. 1), and on the same day the U...

Taiwanese travelers to be eligible for US Global Entry in November

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese and U.S. officials announced on Thursday at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport the availability of the country’s e-Gate system for U.S. nationals at...

Taiwanese eligible for US Global Entry program starting Nov.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese travelers will be able to take advantage of the U.S. Global Entry program for swifter entry into the United States in November, CNA reported a Ministry of Foreign Aff...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - July 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The top stories this week included Taiwanese woman causes international media frenzy due to young, e-Gate service to remain free for foreign residents, ...

e-Gate service to remain free for foreign residents

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The National Immigration Agency (NIA) announced on Monday that all foreign residents in Taiwan and Taiwanese citizens can register for the e-Gate service for free, after local ...

Taiwan drafting rules to charge foreign nationals for e-Gate use

The Ministry of the Interior (MOI) is drafting new regulations that will impose a fee on foreign nationals registering for the e-Gate service, Taiwan's automated immigration clearance system. A...

New e-Gates at Kaohsiung airport to help foreign travelers

Taipei, July 6 (CNA) Two new e-Gates have begun a trial run at Kaohsiung International Airport, Taiwan's second largest airport, to speed up immigration clearance for foreign travelers to Taiwan, the...

Taoyuan airport operator suspends 4th terminal project

Taoyuan International Airport Corp. (TIAC) is suspending plans to build a fourth terminal at the airport after feeling that too many projects are already underway and any more construction would spoil...

Taiwan the 7th country to join the U.S. Global Entry program

Taiwanese citizens will soon find it even easier to enter the United States due to an agreement signed between the representative bodies of the two countries, the American Institute in Taiwan announce...

Taoyuan airport warns passengers of holiday traffic delays

Taipei, Feb. 2 (CNA) The Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport said Tuesday that it expects air traffic to peak between Feb. 3-6 and Feb. 10-17, with a maximum passenger volume expected to top 140,000 ...