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Pelosi in Malaysia as expected Taiwan visit looms

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was in Kuala Lumpur for meetings with Malaysian lawmakers on Tuesday, in the second stop of an Indo-Pacific tour overshadowed by outrage in Beijing over an expected Taiwa...

Taiwan shoots down claim of dubious PR campaign to improve US ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Wednesday (June 15) rebutted reports that the government of Taiwan has sought to secure closer ties with the U.S. through questio...

US to sell US$120 million in naval equipment to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. has approved the possible sale of US$120 million (NT$3.54 billion) in spare parts and technical assistance for Taiwan's Navy amid increased provocative milita...

U.S., Taiwan to launch trade talks after island excluded from Indo-Pacific group

WASHINGTON, June 1 (Reuters) - The United States will launch new trade talks with Taiwan, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, just days after President Joe Biden launched an economic plan for Asia inten...

Taiwan holds bilateral meeting with US at 75th WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Deputy Minister of Health and Welfare Lee Li-feng (李麗芬) on Wednesday (May 25) held a sideline meeting with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Assi...

No Taiwan nationals aboard missing Japanese sightseeing boat: Foreign ministry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There were no Taiwanese nationals aboard the Japanese sightseeing boat reported to have sunk Saturday (April 23) while carrying 26 people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

US-made F-16 reconnaissance pods to be delivered to Taiwan by 2025

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The six MS-110 reconnaissance pods the U.S. sold to Taiwan for its F-16 fighter jets will all be delivered by 2025, military officials said on Friday (April 8). The rec...

Senate passes America Competes Act with multiple pro-Taiwan provisions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Senate on Monday (March 28) passed a major bill that contains provisions to promote U.S.-Taiwan military, cultural, and diplomatic exchanges, including support fo...

Taiwan Air Force requests datalink equipment for forthcoming US-made SeaGuardian drones

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Air Force recently said it has already requested datalink equipment from the U.S. for its four MQ-9B SeaGuardian drones. Datalinks are "digital air/ground comm...

Taiwan military purchases Field Information Communications System from US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has finalized a deal to purchase the Field Information Communications System (FICS) after signing a US$246.21 million (NT$6.99 billion) procurement contract with th...

China lambasts US arms deal to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. arms sale to Taiwan is a violation of the “one China” principle, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian (趙立堅) said Tuesday (Feb. 8), following...

Taiwan thanks US for latest arms deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Presidential Office expressed gratitude to the U.S. following the State Department’s approval of a possible sale of hardware and maintenance services for Taiwan&...

MOFA grateful for House bill calling for Taiwan office name change

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) thanked the U.S. Congress for its long-term efforts to deepen bilateral relations through legislation after the House of Representat...

House passes act calling for renaming Taiwan office in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Friday (Feb. 4) urging a change of name of Taiwan’s representative office in the U.S. as the two countries enhance...

U.S. lawmakers push to rename Taiwan's de facto embassy in Washington

WASHINGTON, Feb 3 (Reuters) - A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers proposed matching bills in the Senate and House of Representatives on Thursday that would require the United States to negotiate the ...