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US congressmen introduce bill to end 'one-China' policy, normalize ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American congressmen Tom Tiffany (R-WI) and Scott Perry (R-PA) on Monday (March 1) announced that they had introduced a bill calling on the U.S. to put an end to the "...

Taiwan to continue cooperation with US amid supply chain concerns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will continue to work with the U.S. and coordinate on supply chain issues, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Thursday (Feb. 25). MOFA Spokes...

Taiwan 'important partner' in securing US supply chains: White House

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A White House official on Wednesday (Feb. 24) described Taiwan as an "important partner" in securing critical supply chains for the U.S. On Wednesday, Biden s...

Taiwan willing to assist US in helping diplomatic allies develop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Monday (Feb. 22) that it is willing to work with Washington to help diplomatic allies develop, in response to U.S. State Secret...

US must be 'crystal clear' it will not allow China to invade Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Senator Tom Cotton on Thursday (Feb. 18) said it is time for the U.S. to make it "crystal clear" that it will not permit China to invade Taiwan. While deliver...

US senator reintroduces Taiwan Invasion Prevention Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Senator Rick Scott, along with Congressman Guy Reschenthaler, on Thursday (Feb. 18) reintroduced a bill that would authorize the United States to use military force i...

MOFA says Taiwan-US relations under Biden administration stable

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) stated Thursday (Feb. 18) that Taiwan-U.S. relations under the new Biden administration are stable and that Washington’s suppo...

Taiwan to work with Harvard's Fairbank Center on promoting Taiwan studies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education has inked an agreement with Harvard University that will launch a three-year research program focusing on Taiwan studies and promote academic exc...

Taiwan's US envoy meets senior State Department official for first time under Biden

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s envoy to the U.S. met a top State Department official Thursday (Feb. 11) for the first time since President Joe Biden took office in mid-January. Represe...

Taiwan's 'cat warrior' sends China new year greetings, tells it to back off

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's envoy to the U.S. on Tuesday (Feb. 9) echoed President Taiwan Ing-wen's (蔡英文) Lunar New Year greetings to China while also calling on the country to end i...

Biden stance on TAIPEI Act faces test after Guyana buckles to Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Biden administration faces a test of its resolve to implement punitive actions after Guyana made a swift about-face on its plans to open a Taiwanese representative off...

US thanks Taiwan for support for auto chips in key trade meeting

The United States thanked Taiwan on Friday (Feb. 5) for help on resolving an auto chip shortage that has snarled production, but there was no discussion on prioritizing the making of these chips, Taiw...

Majority of US opinion leaders favor sending troops to defend Taiwan from Chinese invasion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A survey released by an American thinktank on Monday (Feb. 1) showed that the majority of American opinion leaders back sending troops to defend Taiwan in the event of a C...

US urges China to stop harassing Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a top Chinese diplomat said Washington should respect Beijing’s position in Taiwan, the U.S. on Tuesday (Feb. 2) urged China to stop pressuring the country. ...

Pentagon calls Chinese threat of war over Taiwan independence 'unfortunate'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Pentagon spokesman on Thursday (Jan. 28) described China's threat of war with Taiwan over independence as "unfortunate" and said he could not understand wh...