Citizens of Taiwan and Italy can use e-Gates at each other’s airports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Citizens of Taiwan and Italy will be allowed to use the e-Gates at airports in each other’s country, with Taiwan only the eighth country from outside the European Un...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport expects record 149,000 travelers ahead of Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport expected a one-day record of 149,368 travelers to arrive or depart Friday, the last day before the start of the Lunar New Year holiday. A...

Australian passport holders may now enroll in Taiwan's e-gate entry program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Australian visitors to Taiwan traveling with China Airlines or EVA Air can now enter the country with a little less hassle the e-gate option, which will now accept Austral...

Taiwan-South Korea automatic immigration clearance program inaugurated

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and South Korea co-launched the “Taiwan-South Korea Automatic Immigration Clearance Program” and signed a MOU at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on...

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 pre-installed backdo...

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 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 to join U.S. Global Entry program in November

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese passport holders will become part of the United States Global Entry program next month while U.S. citizens will be able to use Taiwan’s automatic visa e-ga...

More Taiwanese head overseas for Double Ten holidays

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- According to the data released by Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Friday, Taiwanese nationals have already started flying out for the upcoming holiday. According to...

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 kicks off plans to ease holiday congestion

Taoyuan International Airport kicked off Wednesday plans to alleviate holiday air travel congestion, which will be in effect before, during and immediately after the nine-day Lunar New Year holiday, a...

Number of registered e-Gate users breaks 2 million mark

Taipei, Feb. 10 (CNA) Taiwan's immigration authorities on Tuesday celebrated the registration of the 2 millionth user of the automated immigration clearance system, known as e-Gate, which was introd...