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Biden calls Taiwan 'critical economic and security partner'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Joe Biden described Taiwan as a "critical economic and security partner" in a security document released Wednesday (March 3) and reaffirmed the U.S....

Initial Biden steps give Taiwan reason for optimism: William Stanton

Understandable concern All supporters of a free and democratic Taiwan have inevitably and understandably been concerned about the policies President Biden’s new administration will adopt towa...

Obama-era official Kurt Campbell picked as Biden’s Asia coordinator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kurt Campbell, the U.S. assistant secretary of state handling Asia-Pacific affairs during the Obama era, will join the incoming Biden administration as the top official re...

Taiwan president congratulates Biden after US Congress ratifies victory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday evening (Jan. 7) congratulated Democratic President-elect Joe Biden on becoming the next U.S. head of state after Congress certifi...

Taiwan not expected to send delegation to US for Biden's inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is not likely to send a delegation to attend the inaugural events of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden scheduled for Jan. 20. Given the quarantine requirements and ...

Biden should follow Trump's Taiwan policy: Former US diplomat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. diplomat Patrick Mendis called on the incoming Biden administration to continue President Trump’s Taiwan policy in an article published last Saturday (De...

US running out of time to counter China, prevent attack on Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States is running out of time to counter China’s military rise and prevent an attack against Taiwan, according to U.S. President-elect Joe Biden adviser a...

Biden faces pressure to deepen ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the face of an increasingly belligerent China, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will be pressured from both sides of the aisle to strengthen ties with Taiwan. Under th...

Former AIT director believes Biden's secretary of state will value Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Douglas Paal said Tuesday (Nov. 24) that he expects the U.S.-Taiwan relationship to prosper under the leadership ...

Taiwan-US relations to go from great to good under Biden: Expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Once President-elect Joe Biden is in charge of the White House, relations with Taiwan will go from “great” to “good,” but they will still be good, ...

52% of Taiwanese believe US' Taiwan policies will not change if Biden wins: Poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If Democratic Party candidate Joe Biden ultimately wins the U.S. presidential election, more than half of Taiwanese believe he will maintain the same policies toward the i...

Taiwan's president emphasizes deeper cooperation with US regardless of who wins election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As ballot counting in the United States' presidential election seemed to be stalling Wednesday (Nov. 4), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) emphasized that the Democratic Pr...