Taiwan-born US Senator wants to ban sending unwanted nude pics

When she was first elected to the California state Assembly, Ling Ling Chang publicly posted her cellphone number to get feedback from her constituents. It worked, but it came with a dark side effe...

Taiwan-American medical professionals issue statement defending Tsai's Ph.D.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As some sources in Taiwan’s media stir controversy by questioning the authenticity of President Tsai Ing-wen’s Ph.D. dissertation, a group of professionals fro...

New York film festival to screen 8 Taiwan productions

Eight Taiwan productions, including three feature-length movies, are to be screened at the 42nd Asian American International Film Festival running July 25 to Aug. 3 in New York. The local lineup i...

Delegation of US military and FBI officials arrives in Taiwan: Stratfor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In line with the Taiwan Travel Act (TTA) implemented in 2018, the U.S. has sent a large number of military and law enforcement officials to Taiwan to engage in bilateral t...

Taiwan's MOC, AIT co-organize documentary screening tour about women pioneers to mark TRA40

A screening tour for a documentary on groundbreaking women is set to kick off May 30 in Taipei City as part of Taiwan-U.S. efforts to strengthen cultural exchanges and celebrate the 40th anniversary o...

Ex-AIT chair warns Formosa Alliance on danger of Taiwan Independence referendum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Richard Bush, the former Chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) and a current analyst for the U.S. think tank, the Brookings Institution, offered some cautiona...

After 40 years of service in Taiwan, American physician Noordhoff dies at age 91

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Dr. Samuel Noordhoff, an American physician who was instrumental in developing many crucial medical services during his 40 year tenure in Taiwan, died at the age of 91 on Dec. ...

State of Washington celebrates 'Taiwanese American Heritage' this month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Representative office in Seattle and local Taiwanese residents are preparing for a “Taiwanese American Heritage Week,” which will also correspond wi...

Local, Taiwan-American designers to feature in New York fashion show

Five Taiwan and Taiwan-American designers are set to feature their works Sept. 23 at the AsianInNY 2017 Fashion Show, New York City’s largest event focusing on the works of Asian fashionistas, a...

Taiwan-American author wins prestigious US book award

Taiwan-American author Shawna Yang Ryan was named Aug. 4 one of the winners of the 38th American Book Awards for her 2016 novel “Green Island.” The American Book Awards, established in...

New Taiwanese-backed think tank launched in Washington

The Global Taiwan Institute (GTI), a new research institute or think tank based in the United States that focuses on Taiwan affairs and is designed to promote bilateral relations between the U.S. and ...