After historic strike, Taiwan's EVA Air to resume normal operations from July 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After successfully negotiating an end to the Taoyuan Flight Attendants' Union strike earlier this month, EVA Air made a public statement on its LINE account today that...

Man whose family died in Boeing 737 Max crash: Scrap the jet

Paul Njoroge says he believes Boeing should scrap the 737 Max, and he wants the company's top executives to resign and face criminal charges for not grounding the plane after a deadly accident last Oc...

EVA Air fined over passenger butt-wiping incident

Taipei, July 12 (CNA) EVA Air was fined NT$400,000 (US$12,780) by the Taoyuan City government Friday for failing to protect its employees from harassment following a case six months ago in which fligh...

Taiwan's EVA Air axes TFAU head for 'adding something to entree' joke

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Kuo Chi-yen (郭芷嫣), flight attendant and director of Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU), was reportedly dismissed today (July 11) by EVA Air for making a joke about "ad...

Taiwan’s EVA Air sees 300 ground staff apply for flight attendant jobs after strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 300 employees of EVA Air have applied to leave their jobs on the ground and become flight attendants following the recent 20-day strike, the airline said Wednes...

Taiwan EVA Air flight cancellations July 10-21 due to strike

According to information released by EVA Air, the number of flights canceled due to the flight attendant strike is estimated to reach 2,393 by July 21, a new record for Taiwan's air transportation...

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 EVA Air captain calls for 'special meal' for anti-strike flight attendants

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An EVA Air pilot has been relieved of his duties after he allegedly called for anti-strike flight attendants to be served a "special meal." EVA Air stated today (J...

Taiwan's EVA Air to fully resume all flights by July 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a grueling 17-day-long flight attendant strike officially ended on Saturday (July 6), EVA Air announced on Monday (July 8), that all flights will finally return to normal...

EVA Air sticks with lawsuit against union despite settlement

Taipei (CNA) -- EVA Airways said Monday (July 8) it will not drop an ongoing lawsuit against the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) in which it has alleged that the union illegally mobilized its f...

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 strike ends without retribution against flight attendants

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – EVA Air and the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union ended their unprecedented 17-day strike in Taiwan on Saturday (July 6), while measures stipulated in the agreement will tak...

EVA Air and flight attendants sign accord to end 17-day strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – EVA Air management and the Taoyuan Flight Attendants' Union signed an agreement Saturday evening (July 6) to end the unprecedented 17-day strike, though it will take u...

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...

Man ordered to pay $172K for disrupting flight from Honolulu

HONOLULU (AP) — A man whose behavior on a Hawaiian Airlines flight to South Korea forced it to return to Honolulu has been ordered to pay the air carrier more than $172,000. Kyong Ch...