Photo of the Day: Taipei 101 sign commemorates TRA 40th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Brent Christensen announced that starting on Monday (April 15), Taipei 101 will display special messages of friendship between the U...

Taiwan and US together empower region’s women

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said on Tuesday (April 16) her administration is dedicated to improving gender equality, and she hopes the country will have more women leader...

US continues to support Taiwan's participation in WHO, ICAO: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, April 15, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), National Taiwan University (NTU), and the radio station ICRT hosted a conference to discuss Taiwan-U.S. relati...

Paul Ryan to address Indo-Pacific Security Dialogue in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan will address the Indo-Pacific Security Dialogue scheduled for next Tuesday (April 16) in Taipei, announced Ta...

Taiwan President dismisses lure of China business in exchange for democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) annual banquet on Wednesday (April 10), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said her administration will not compromise Taiwan’...

U.S.-Taiwan relations more important than ever: AIT Director Brent Christensen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - On the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act, relations between the United States and Taiwan were more important than ever, American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Br...

President Tsai lauds US ties at FAPA celebration of Taiwan Relations Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Formosan Association for Public Affairs (FAPA) hosted a banquet in Taipei on Saturday, March 30 to celebrate 40 years of the Taiwan Relations Act, and the first year a...

Japan joins Taiwan-US GCTF alliance to combat corruption in the Indo-Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Officials from the United States, Taiwan, and for the first time, Japan, served as co-hosts on Tuesday, March 26, for the Global Cooperation and Training Framework (GCTF) on &l...

AIT director in Taiwan: people should `think outside the box'

The de facto U.S. ambassador to Taiwan called on people to "think outside the box" and explore emerging technologies at the opening of the 2019 AIC Innovation Forum Wednesday in Taiwan. B...

Taiwan, US plan new talks this year in rebuke to Beijing

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan and the U.S. will hold talks later this year as part of efforts to counter growing pressure from Beijing to force the island into political unification with mainland China...

The new Taiwan-U.S. initiative not an act to provoke Beijing: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwan-U.S. initiative aimed at promoting democratic governance in the region was announced Tuesday in Taipei at a joint press conference hosted by Foreign Minister Jose...

The Dalai Lama should be invited back to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan bore witness to two important events over the past few days regarding religious freedom. The “Civil Society Dialogue on Securing Religious Freedom in the I...

AIT to mark 40 years of Taiwan Relations Act with April 15 reception

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) will mark the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act with a reception at its Taipei offices on April 15, but a list of the prominent...

AIT: Taiwan is a 'super-innovator' in technology, digital economy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) published a Facebook post Thursday describing Taiwan as a “fellow super-innovator.” The message states Taiwan and the...

AIT Director reaffirms US support for Taiwan, urges Beijing towards dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), Brent Christensen, gave an exclusive interview with the Central News Agency this week and emphasized that the U.S. ...