Taiwan is an important partner to the US: APEC ambassador

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. APEC ambassador Matthew J. Matthews said Tuesday that Taiwan is an important partner to the U.S. and makes many significant contributions to APEC. Washington think...

MOFA committed to promoting Taiwan, defending nation's sovereignty in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Despite 2018 having been a difficult year for Taiwan on the international stage, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) released a statement on Dec. 30 outlining some of t...

AI more disruptive than internet: Taiwan TSMC founder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Founder of the world’s largest contract semiconductor manufacturing company, TSMC (台積電), Morris Chang (張忠謀), said that the proliferation of artificial intelligence (...

Trump's 90-day armistice unlikely to end trade war with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the wake of the temporary ceasefire announced following the G20 meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and China’s Chairman Xi Jinping, some analysts are urging c...

US State Department official visits Taiwan, aims to strengthen trade ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ian Steff, a senior official at the U.S. Department of State, is visiting Taiwan from Dec. 3 to Dec. 4 on a trip intended to boost bilateral the relationship in areas of t...

Taiwan APEC envoy: Don't be optimistic about next phase of US- China trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – During a press conference on Sunday, Nov. 18, Taiwan’s envoy to the APEC Summit, Morris Chang, declared that he and his delegation had successfully completed all tas...

Taiwan's APEC tasks achieved: envoy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s envoy to the APEC Leaders Meeting, Morris Chang (張忠謀), said his delegation completed all the tasks assigned by President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) during his&...

Pork ban an obstacle to potential Taiwan-US trade deal: academics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After Taiwan’s envoy to APEC Morris Chang (張忠謀) raised the idea of a free trade agreement with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Nov. 17, two academics told CNA a po...

Taiwan's APEC rep holds talks with U.S. Vice President Pence

Morris Chang (張忠謀), Taiwan's representative to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders summit, met with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday. At a time when the news media ha...

Taiwan APEC envoy to hold talks with Japanese prime minister on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan envoy Morris Chang (張忠謀) will hold talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Sunday afternoon, the second and final day of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation...

Taiwan’s Morris Chang meets APEC leaders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After his meeting with United States Vice President Mike Pence, Taiwan envoy Morris Chang (張忠謀) also met several other leaders at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (AP...

Taiwan envoy had ‘pull-aside meeting’ with US Vice President Mike Pence at APEC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – United States Vice President Mike Pence had a “pull-aside meeting” with Taiwan envoy Morris Chang (張忠謀) at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit ...

The Latest: Pence meets Taiwan's delegation at APEC summit

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — The Latest on the summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation in Papua New Guinea (all times local): 2:40 p.m. U.S. Vice P...

Taiwan’s Morris Chang likely to hold bilateral talks with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence at APEC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s envoy Morris Chang (張忠謀) will sit down for bilateral talks with United States Vice President Mike Pence at this weekend’s Asia Pacific Economic Cooper...

Taiwan President shares spotlight with U.S. and Chinese leaders on Papua New Guinea poster

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) shared the spotlight with United States President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平) on a Papua New Guinean poster, even though ...