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Number of direct cross-strait flights set to rise

Taipei Times 06 Nov 2023
Minister of Transportation and Communications Wang Kwo-tsai, center, attends a meeting of the legislature’s Transportation Committee in Taipei yesterday. “We now have 10 Chinese airports that accommodate direct flights from Taiwan, while 13 other Chinese airports accept Taiwanese ...

Can Religious Liberty Bring Taiwan to Build an Alternative International Diplomacy?

Bitter Winter English 19 Sep 2023
The third Taiwan International Religious Freedom (IRF) Summit was hosted in Taipei, the city where the government of Taiwan resides, by the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan, China Aid Association, and the IRF Secretariat on September 7–8, 2023 ... The venue of the event, the Grand Hotel in Taipei, added prestige to its works ... The Grand Hotel, Taipei.

New trains’ safety features touted

Taipei Times 31 Aug 2023
Officials said that onboard cameras would give control personnel real-time views of the driverless trains that are to operate in New Taipei City ... Each train on the 14.29km medium-capacity Sanying line, which is to have 12 elevated stations, has 50 seats and can accommodate a maximum of 330 passengers, the New Taipei City Government said.

Exhibit targets illegal accommodation

Taipei Times 26 Aug 2023
The Tourism Bureau yesterday hosted an exhibition at Taipei’s Songshan Cultural and Creative Park to raise awareness about finding legal accommodation, after a slew of illegal daily rentals, hostels and hotels were uncovered in the first half of the year.

More Songshan flights possible: CAA

Taipei Times 22 Aug 2023
The Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) might negotiate raising the number of flights allowed at Taipei International Airport (Songshan airport) with the Taipei City Government, as more airlines are expected to use low-pollution and low-noise aircraft, CAA Director-General Lin Kuo-hsien (林國顯) said yesterday.

Haneda Airport’s Terminal 2 has 1st international flight in 3 years

Asahi News 20 Jul 2023
Three of the eight international boarding gates at the terminal have reopened for five flights a day to Taipei, Shanghai, Hong Kong and London. Terminal 2, which mainly handles domestic flights, will accommodate passengers transferring elsewhere in Japan ... .

Tax revenue soars 73.7%: ministry

Taipei Times 11 Jul 2023
Liang said the steep advance had much to do with the lingering benefits of income tax declarations by companies and individuals, while the ministry last year had granted a one-month moratorium to accommodate issues related to COVID-19. The logo of the Ministry of Finance in Taipei is pictured on June 29.

Exercises at airport are worth the disruption

Taipei Times 11 Jul 2023
Of the major airports in northern Taiwan, Taoyuan airport is the nation’s most important, while Taipei International ... From a military defense point of view, Taoyuan airport boasts the advantages of accommodating space for military use, wide runways and close proximity to Taipei.

Expenses for Truss’ visit comply with rules: MOFA

Taipei Times 03 Jul 2023
She also delivered a speech in Taipei. According to the financial disclosures registered and published on the British Parliament’s Web site last month, Truss received £80,000 (US$101,398) from the foundation for the speech, and £10,841 from the ministry for the flights, hospitality and accommodation.

STARLUX to Taipei

Sun Star 20 Jun 2023
Yes, Starlux, the Taiwan-based airline has come to Cebu with direct flights to Taipei ... It was a most pleasant experience for us when we took the Starlux flight to Taipei last month ... Oh yes, we also had a look-see at the different kinds of accommodations in the city’s modern hotels arranged by Dennis Kho of Edison Travel-Taipei.

China threatens to "smash" any form of Taiwan independence (plus Warren Buffett sells TSMC stocks)

Hot Air 17 May 2023
As I write this it is already Wednesday morning in Taiwan and former British Prime Minister Liz Truss is in Taipei making a speech about the UK’s relationship with China ... “The only choice we have is whether we appease and accommodate — or we take action to prevent conflict.”.

Liz Truss tells Taiwan she wants UK to ‘state clearly that China is a threat’

Business Day 17 May 2023
“The only choice we have is whether we appease and accommodate, or we take action to prevent conflict.”..

KMT councilors shielding Hou: DPP

Taipei Times 27 Apr 2023
The KMT-led New Taipei City Council has crafted a new schedule to better accommodate the city mayor’s presidential run, DPP city councilors said ... DPP New Taipei City Councilor Cho ... “We ask the Control Yuan to probe the case, as the New Taipei City Government will not do it.”.

Worker incentives to offer salary boost

Taipei Times 27 Apr 2023
CONSTRUCTION, ACCOMMODATION ... The government is to offer an incentive fund of up to NT$13,000 per month to those who accept work in the construction and accommodation industries, the Executive Yuan said yesterday ... A worker operates an excavator at a construction site in Taipei on Monday.

US, China leave Taiwan few choices, Ko says

Taipei Times 18 Apr 2023
The former Taipei mayor, who is expected to run as the TPP’s candidate in next year’s presidential election, made the remarks at an event hosted by George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs ... mutual knowledge, mutual understanding, mutual respect, mutual cooperation and mutual accommodation, he said.

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