US representatives introduce Taiwan Envoy Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With an eye toward further normalizing the relationship between Taiwan and the U.S., a bill dubbed the “Taiwan Envoy Act” has been introduced in the U.S. House...

161 US representatives call for Taiwan trade agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A letter addressing U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and signed by 161 U.S. House of Representatives has called for the country to start negotiating for a bilat...

US House committee passes TAIPEI Act, members call for recognition of Taiwan as country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee passed the Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative Act (TAIPEI Act) on Wednesday (Oct...

US House of Representatives to consider TAIPEI Act on Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee is set to review the TAIPEI Act on Wednesday (Oct. 30). The bipartisan legislation calls on the Trump admini...

US lawmakers congratulate Taiwan on Double Ten Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In celebration of Taiwan’s National Day celebrations, two U.S. senators and the House of Representatives' Taiwan Caucus congratulated Taiwan and reaffirmed the i...

US lawmakers call on Washington to address Taiwan's exclusion from ICAO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) tri-annual conference opened in Montreal, Canada on Tuesday (Sept. 24). In response to Taiwan’s exclu...

U.S. members of Congress write letter to WHO to support Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The co-chairs of the United States Congressional Taiwan Caucus wrote a letter to the director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO) in support of Taiwan’s b...

House Resolution aims to clarify US One China policy, deny Beijing's claim over Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to Taiwan’s Central News Agency, U.S. Representative, Steve Chabot, has submitted a resolution on March 21, which declares that the U.S. One China Policy i...

AIT lauds 2019 as 'Pivotal Year' for US-Taiwan relations

2019 is a "pivotal year" for U.S.-Taiwan relations, John J. Norris Jr., Managing Director of the Washington Office of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), said Wednesday. Norris made t...

Republican Steve Chabot elected new co-chair of Congressional Taiwan Caucus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Congressional Taiwan Caucus at the United States House of Representatives elected Ohio Republican Steve Chabot, a prominent pro-Taiwanese politician, as its new co-chairman,...

Pro-Taiwan congressman likely candidate to chair US House Foreign Affairs Committee

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. midterm elections are fast-approaching, and reports suggest that pro-Taiwan Democrat congressman, Eliot Engel, is likely to take the chair of the House Foreign Affair...

Taiwan cross-party delegation visits US House of Representatives leaders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A cross-party delegation of Taiwanese politicians began a five day visit to the U.S. on July 16, in a bid to deepen Taiwan-U.S. ties, reported CNA. The delegation compr...

US sends assistant secretary of state Marie Royce to Taiwan for AIT dedication ceremony

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A number of American officials have arrived in Taiwan over the weekend, including Marie Royce from the U.S. Department of Statement, to attend the dedication ceremony of t...

US State Dept. Edu. and Cultural Affairs official Marie Royce expected to join AIT ceremony

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the date for the dedication ceremony for the new complex of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) draws near, speculation is slowly being put to rest concerning who fr...

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 towards Ro...