Rough Landing: Time to Close Taipei's Songshan Airport?

Given the downtown airport’s ownership structure and importance in serving Taiwan’s outlying islands, closing it would be problematic. Originally from Xindian, Alex Tsai is the manager of a bed and breakfast in the offshore island-county of Penghu and ... ( read original story ...)

China Airlines flies A350 on the Taipei-San Francisco route

China Airlines begin operating A350 on the Taipei-San Francisco route starting May 14, 2017. The airline offers three classes of service on the route -- 32 Premium Business, 31 Premium Economy, and 243 Economy Class seats. This is the first American route ... ( read original story ...)

The Latest: Cyberattack hits schools, hospital in Taiwan

The news agency says WannaCry also infected computers at an office of the Taiwan Power Company, a hospital and a business in the central city of Taichung. The business, whose name was not given, reported paying $1,000 in bitcoin to unlock files held ... ( read original story ...)

Taipei deploys Perry-class frigates to monitor Taiwan Strait

An exclusive report putting perspective on the week's most important developments. May 15 (UPI) --Taiwan has deployed two retired Oliver Hazard Perry Class guided missile frigates as it militarizes an island in the South China Sea. The latest measure is ... ( read original story ...)