Category Archives: General

President marks Central American Independence Day

Taipei, President Tsai Ing-wen (???) attended a banquet to mark Central American Independence Day in Taipei Monday, urging like-minded allies in that region to team up with Taiwan in its pursuit of democracy and freedom amid growing pressure from China.…

CNA to continue overseas internship program next year

Taipei, The Central News Agency (CNA) is planning to run its overseas internship program again in 2019 following the success this year of the inaugural program for undergraduate college students, CNA president Chang Jui-chang (???) said Saturday.

At the closing …

Super Typhoon Mangkhut causes flight disruptions

Taipei, Some Taiwanese carriers announced flight disruptions Friday for the coming days due to Super Typhoon Mangkhut, which was close to the Philippines’ Luzon Island and heading toward southern China.

EVA Airways said its flight BR827 from Taiwan Taoyuan International …

Taiwan unlikely to issue sea warning for Typhoon Mangkhut

Taipei, The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Thursday there is little chance that it would issue a sea warning for Typhoon Mangkhut as the storm has veered further south than expected.

Mangkhut, the 22nd Pacific storm this year, was located …

CAL, Tigerair Taiwan to partially resume flights to Osaka

Taipei, Taiwan-based China Airlines (CAL) and Tigerair Taiwan said Wednesday they will restart some flights to Osaka as typhoon-stricken Kansai International Airport has resumed partial services.

CAL said it will fly a total of 18 round-trip flights between Sept. 14 …