Taiwan, US, Japan stage workshop on intellectual property protection

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A forum co-hosted by Taiwan, the U.S., and Japan and focused on strengthening intellectual property protection in the Indo-Pacific opened in Taipei on Thursday (Oct. 15). ...

Taiwan, US to cooperate on infrastructure in Latin America, Southeast Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and the United States signed an agreement to cooperate on infrastructure in developing countries in Latin America and Southeast Asia, reports said Wednesday (Sept. ...

Taiwan Model’s democratic core contrasts with China’s repression: AIT director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The democratic values at the core of the “Taiwan Model” stand in stark contrast to the repressive methods used in China, American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Dir...

Taiwan, US look to diversify supply chains away from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Officials from Taiwan, the U.S., Japan, and the EU are looking for “like-minded” democracies to shift supply chains away from China. Taiwan’s Ministry...

Visiting Czech senate president, US officials talk up Taiwan in post-COVID era

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The visiting Czech delegation, led by Senate President Milos Vystrcil, gathered with Taiwan government officials and Taipei-based foreign envoys on Friday (Sep. 4), to cal...

AIT unveils memorial for US soldiers killed defending Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) on Wednesday (Sept. 2) unveiled a memorial inside its Taipei Main Office to honor the U.S. soldiers who lost their lives defending T...

AIT observes Ghost Festival in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an unusual gesture to show respect for local Taiwanese culture, the U.S. de facto embassy on Wednesday (Sept. 2) posted photos of its staff observing Ghost Festival (鬼節...

Declassified Taiwan assurances, arms sales cables released by US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. released two declassified documents on its security assurances to Taiwan in an effort to counter China’s growing military aggressiveness toward the country....

Top U.S. envoy attends Second Taiwan Strait Crisis memorial for 1st time

Brent Christensen, director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), on Sunday attended for the first time an annual ceremony that commemorates a battle in which Taiwan fended off an attempted invas...

Former AIT director says US does not want to cross China's red line

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Douglas Paal said Monday (Aug. 10) that Washington's decision to send its health secretary Alex Azar to Taiwan shows...

Azar's Taiwan trip signifies strategic shift for US: Financial Times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Financial Times said Sunday (Aug. 9) that while U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar's visit to Taiwan is a sign of Washington's strategic shi...

US health secretary attends MOU signing ceremony on historic visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Monday (Aug. 10) joined his Taiwanese counterpart, Health and Welfare Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中), in presiding ov...

Highest-level US official to visit Taiwan in 41 years lands in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation led by U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar landed in Taiwan on Sunday (Aug. 9), marking the highest-level visit by a member of the Cabine...

US envoy to Taiwan attends funeral of Marines killed ahead of annual drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Brent Christensen joined President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) Sunday (July 26) in paying respects to two Marines killed during an exerc...

Debuting the World's Only Balloon Festival - 2020 Taiwan International Balloon Festival in Taitung

TAITUNG, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 24 July 2020 - Together with Taiwan's successful response to the pandemic, as well as Taitung County Government's active contingency measures, the Taiwan Internation...