Tour bus crashes in Taiwan, at least 32 dead

Rescuers gather around a crashed bus in Taipei Thomson Reuters TAIPEI (Reuters) - At least 32 people were killed when a tour bus crashed on a highway near Taipei Tuesday night, with Taiwanese television footage showing the bus careening toward a road ... ( read original story ...)

KLM 777 Business Class In 10 Pictures

After flying from Los Angeles Taipei on an EVA Air 777 ... I booked a paid ticket on this flight — the business class ticket cost ~$250, which is a pretty good deal, if you ask me. The flight was operated by a Boeing 777-300ER. As much as I think ... ( read original story ...

Taiwan Central Bank Chief Faces Currency Challenge in Last Year

(Bloomberg) -- Perng Fai-Nan began his tenure as chief of Taiwan’s central bank by defending the currency during the Asian financial crisis. As he approaches retirement nearly two decades later, the Taiwan dollar will again pose a challenge. Perng ... ( read original story ...)

32 dead in Taiwan's worst highway accident for decades

A Taiwan bus taking elderly local tourists home from visiting seasonal cherry blossoms careered off a highway Monday night leaving 32 dead, in the island's worst road accident in decades. It comes after a bus inferno in July last year killed 25 Chinese ... ( read original story ...)

Tour bus flips on Taiwan highway, killing 32 people

A bus carrying Taiwanese tourists on a trip to view cherry blossoms flipped over on an expressway ramp in Taiwan's capital on Monday, killing 32 people and injuring many others, officials said. The bus was carrying 44 people when it crashed Monday evening ... ( read original story ...)