China appears to be pulling out all stops to assist Taiwan's airlines, which are seeking overflight rights to cut fuel costs. CAAC told China Daily that it "will handle the applications as soon as possible." The Taiwan government announced in early August that it would allow the country's airlines apply for the rights.

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