American English teacher caught smoking marijuana near Taipei 101

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American English teacher was arrested early Sunday morning for smoking cannabis in public in a bar area in Taipei's Xinyi District, near Taipei 101, reported Apple Daily...

US continues to support Taiwan’s participation at WHA: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the opening ceremony of a workshop intended to promote enterovirus diagnosis and build medical networks in the region, Kin Moy, director at the American Institute in Ta...

Taiwan-US Defense Business Forum to be held in Kaohsiung May 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Defense Industry Development Association (TW-DIDA) announced that the “Taiwan-US Defense Business Forum” will take place at the Grand Hi-Lai Ho...

Taiwan representative to US says bilateral relationship 'robust'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative to the U.S. Stanley Kao (高碩泰) said Monday the Taiwan Relations Act (TRA) had served “as a bedrock of a close and impeccable partne...

John Bolton could visit Taiwan in June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- U.S. President Donald Trump's pick for his new national security adviser, John Bolton, could visit Taiwan in June, when the new American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) is slated...

U.S. representative in Taiwan promotes travel to quake-hit region

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – American Institute in Taiwan Director Kin Moy (梅健華) posted a picture of himself in Hualien on Facebook Wednesday in an effort to promote tourism in the region following it...

President Tsai thanks US delegation for promoting Taiwan Travel Act and arms sales 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with the U.S. congressional delegation led by Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Monday, during which the president expressed gratitude ...

Taiwan President expresses sadness at death of U.S. scholar Romberg

TAIPEI (CNA) - President Tsai Ing-wen said Thursday she was saddened to learn that famous American scholar Alan Romberg had died and she said he will be missed. Romberg, an expert on cross-Tai...

Taiwan to seek role in US' Indo-Pacific Strategy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with Ed Royce, chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, at the Presidential Office Tuesday morning, and the president said...

John Bolton could help with Taiwan-U.S. visits: official

Taipei, March 24 (CNA) U.S. President Donald Trump's appointment of John Bolton as his national security advisor could lead to more visits by high-level U.S. officials to Taiwan, former American I...

Trump should sell newest jets to Taiwan: ex-AIT director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – United States President Donald Trump should sell new fighter jets and anti-missile systems to Taiwan, former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Stephen Young said...

Premier Lai: Taiwan approved as nation eligible for US 'Global Entry' trusted traveler program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the latest news of United States support for Taiwan, Premier William Lai announced on March 23, that Taiwan has been accepted into the “Global Entry” p...

Taiwan's China Airlines opens direct flight from Taipei to Ontario, CA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Not only will China Airlines open a flight path between Taipei (TPE) and Ontario, California (ONT) on March 25, but the addition of yet another direct flight between the t...

US official affirms support for Taiwan to defend its democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a room filled with Taiwan’s leaders and representatives of global enterprises, Alex Wong (黃之瀚), U.S. deputy assistant secretary in state department of east Asian ...

AIT releases teaser video of new Taipei office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), America's de facto embassy in the country, released a video yesterday (March 20) giving a sneak peak of its new complex, which will ...