Previously shelved project now viable with rise in budget airlines, tourists
Mon, Sep 15, 2014 - 12:09 PM
Coming up: Taoyuan International Airport will be transformed into an 'aerotropolis' with a free trade zone, a third terminal and an industrial park to house goods distribution and aviation related industries. - PHOTO: AFP
[TAIPEI] Taiwan's ambitions to become a regional air hub finally look set to take off with approval for a mega "aerotropolis" to cash in on improving ties with China and the rise of budget airlines in the region.
The ambitious plan to transform the main Taoyuan International Airport into...