Xiamen Airlines, a SkyTeam airline member, is one of the airline players on the California scene since June 2017 flights began from LAX to Xiamen XMN.
Ticket prices LAX to Singapore are $478 round trip for travel March to May 2018.
Xiamen is a port city across the strait from Taiwan. CNN posted a Sep 2017 article on Xiamen describing the city as “China’s Capital of Cool”.
The cheapest flights tend to force an overnight in Xiamen one or both directions. The good news is these are close to 24 hour transit layovers for a full hotel night and time to sightsee.
Xiamen Airlines LAX – Xiamen XMN – Singapore SIN – Xiamen XMN (22hr40m layover) – Qingdao TAO – LAX