Taiwan's EVA Air TFAU head sorry for 'pummeling' strikebreakers, 'adding something to entree' jokes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Kuo Chi-yen (郭芷嫣), flight attendant and director of Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU), apologized today for making jokes about "pummeling" strikebreaking flight ...

Taiwan's EVA Air flight attendants who skipped strike to get double pay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After EVA Air and flight attendants signed an accord to end a 17-day strike on Saturday (July 6), company executives on Sunday (July 7) announced that those flight attendants w...

EVA Air management and strikers meet again to solve Taiwan flight attendant strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union and EVA Air management were scheduled to meet again Saturday (July 6) afternoon in a renewed effort to solve the flight attendants&rsqu...

Video shows elderly man berate Taiwan's EVA Air flight attendants for striking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video surfaced on Sunday (June 30) of an elderly man berating EVA Air flight attendants for going on strike after they complained that his son had been taking photos of them wi...

EVA strikers meet with company chairman for the first time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taoyuan Flight Attendant’s Union (TFAU) attempted to engage with EVA Air management Friday (June 28) by sharing striking flight attendants feelings and stories with t...

Flight Attendants’ Union willing to negotiate, EVA pushes back

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the EVA flight attendant strike rages on without concessions made by either party, the Taoyuan Flight Attendant’s Union (TFAU) has offered to soften their demands on t...

Taiwan's EVA Air accuses union of blocking 100 flight attendants from returning to work

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the EVA Air flight attendants strike enters its sixth day, the airline Tuesday (June 25) accused the Taoyuan Flight Attendants' Union of withholding the ID's of up t...

Taiwan's EVA Air announces hiring of male flight attendants as strike rages

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As some 2,000 of EVA Air's flight attendants continue to strike, the company announced that it plans on hiring male flight attendants, including foreigners, for the first t...

Taiwan’s EVA Air flight attendants vote in favor of strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After nearly a month of voting, members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union have approved a strike at EVA Air, though no date has been immediately set. The airline s...

Enough flight attendants at Taiwan’s EVA Air have voted to allow a strike: union

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Enough EVA Air flight attendants have cast their ballots in the vote about a strike to pass the required threshold, the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union said Thursday (June...

EVA Air threatens suspending pay raises, year-end bonuses if flight attendants strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- EVA Air announced on Wednesday (May 8) that it would freeze salary increases and suspend year-end bonuses to compensate for lost profits for all company employees if flight att...

CAL to restore 70 percent of services

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China Airlines said service would return to 70 percent of a normal level after 5 p.m. Saturday following the end of the flight attendants’ strike. Late on Friday, the airline ...

Mandarin Airlines could also face strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After China Airlines agreed to most demands by striking flight attendants, its affiliate Mandarin Airlines could face similar action, reports said Saturday. The Mandarin Airli...

All flights normal from Sunday: CAL

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – All flights will resume normal service beginning Sunday, one day earlier than originally planned after the flight attendants’ strike, China Airlines said Saturday. Taiwan’s bi...

Scores of CAL flights canceled due to flight attendants' strike

Taipei, June 24 (CNA) A strike by flight attendants of China Airlines (CAL) that started Friday caused cancellations on the first day of at least 67 flights operated by the airline, which is Taiwan'...