Taiwan requests new trade talks with US under TIFA framework

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Tuesday (Aug. 14) that it has been in communication with the United States Trade Representative (USTR) offic...

Taiwan Assurance Act may lay groundwork for Taiwan-US FTA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday (May 7) unanimously backed the “Taiwan Assurance Act of 2019,” which supports Taiwan and urges it to increase its ...

US House members join Senate to propose act to reconfirm commitment to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four Republican and Democratic U.S. House members on Monday (April 1) proposed a bill that would bolster Washington's ties with Taiwan, less than a week after the Senate pr...

Huge installation brightens up Taiwan’s NTCH plaza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The large-scale art installation “Katena” (光影幻境) was created by the UK-based company Architects of Air (AoA), and is being shown at the National Theater and Co...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, February 23 - March 3

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Whether it is music, art, dance or theater that pique's one's interest, there is always plenty to do and see around Taipei. For those looking to see what is happen...

Taipei 101 holds interactive exhibition for Taiwan International Festival of Arts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An art exhibition is currently taking place at Taipei 101 in conjunction with the 2019 Taiwan International Festival of Arts (TIFA) organized by the National Theater and C...

National Theatre and Concert Hall to offer nursery service for upcoming art festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Theater and Concert Hall (NTCH) is launching a nursery service for the first time at its annual arts festival, Taiwan International Festival of Art (TIFA), wh...

Taiwan-US trade talks unlikely this year: MOFA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The next Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) meeting between Taiwan and the U.S. is unlikely to be held this year. Regine Chen (陳慧蓁), deputy head of Taiwan ...

Taipei and Taichung to jointly hold arts carnival in Spring 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 11th Taiwan International Festival of Arts (TIFA) will kick off in February and last until June 2019 in the two cities of Taipei and Taichung with assorted programs pr...

Promoting security and economic cooperation a priority in building stronger Taiwan-US ties: AIT director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At his first press conference held Wednesday after assuming the position as director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) in August, Brent Christensen specified that ...

'Now a good time for Taiwan to pursue new trade agreement with US'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese legislator and Vice-Chairman of the Taiwan External Development Council, Chuang Suo-hang (莊碩漢) was in Washington D.C. on Sept. 27 to speak at the Center For Strategic...

Delegation from US Trade Representative office visiting Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) stated on Thursday, Sept. 13 that a delegation from the United States Trade Representative Office (USTR) was in Taiwan to discuss is...

AIT head blames cross-strait impasse on China

TAIPEI (CNA) - The visiting chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) praised President Tsai Ing-wen Wednesday as a "pragmatic and reasonable leader" and said Beijing should take mo...

2018 Inclusive Arts for Everyone to kick off in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Organized by the New Taipei City government, the “2018 Inclusive Arts for Everyone” festival will take place from May through October, featuring a wide range o...

Theater group to revive its hit drama at Taiwan International Festival of Arts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Members of local theater group La Cie MaxMind are bringing their latest production “Isle of Dreams” to the 10th Taiwan International Festival of Arts (TIFA), f...