Taiwan to join Palau's Independence Day celebration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese Minister Icyang Parod (劉文雄) will attend Palau’s 25th Independence Day celebration on Oct. 1 as an envoy to the country. Appointed by President Tsai Ing-...

US, Japan to join Taiwan in hosting Austronesian language forum in Palau

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) is preparing to host the International Austronesian Languages Revitalization Forum in Kodor, Palau, on Sunday (Sept. 29) in cooperat...

Taiwan President Tsai vows to strengthen Taiwan-US ties

President Tsai Ing-wen said June 18 that Taiwan is committed to working with the U.S. in boosting bilateral ties and advancing a more free and open Indo-Pacific. The two sides are strengthening coo...

Taiwan, US, and Japan co-host workshop on cybersecurity

[Last update: May 29 09:15] TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An international workshop co-hosted by Taiwan, the United States, and Japan opened on Tuesday (May 28) in Taipei, bringing together 33 exper...

Former US Health Secretary in Taipei, calls for Taiwan's participation in WHO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Today in Taipei, a joint health conference hosted by Taiwan, the United States, and Japan took place, with leaders calling for Taiwan’s increased participation in Wo...

Ex-US health secretary to visit Taiwan ahead of WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price will visit Taiwan in late April to take part in a workshop co-hosted by Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Aff...

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...

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...

Taiwan a model of disaster preparedness in Indo-Pacific region: AIT deputy director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Speaking at the opening ceremony of a Taiwan-U.S. cooperative workshop on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief, Deputy Director of the American Institute in Taiwan ...

Leaders and experts gather in Taipei for women's empowerment workshop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A three-day workshop on empowering women was held in Taipei on Dec. 10-12, bringing together a host of trailblazers, experts and leaders. The “Achieving 50-50: Em...

President Tsai thanks US for support of Taiwan in pursuit of democratic values

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen on Oct. 24 expressed her gratitude to the Trump administration for its support of Taiwan. She further reiterated the country’s commitment to p...

US state department official calls for Taiwan-US cooperation in fighting disinformation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan teamed up with the United States to hold an international workshop Thursday on promoting media literacy as coordinated attacks of disinformation are gradually seen ...

US State Department official visits Taiwan to attend Taiwan-US workshop on media literacy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Scott Busby is visiting Taiwan from Oct. 16 to 21 to attend an international workshop on media literacy as part of a cooperative p...

Taiwan's foreign ministry to increase 2019 budget to strengthen US and N. American ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has drawn up a budget of NT$26.06 billion (US$839 million) for 2019, with the allocation of funds for affairs related to the United States ...

US anti-drug agency, DEA, likely to set up office in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is seeking to operate in Taipei, said Phillip Chad Esch, director of DEA’s Hong Kong office, Tuesday. A workshop co...