Ex-US health secretary to visit Taiwan ahead of WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price will visit Taiwan in late April to take part in a workshop co-hosted by Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Aff...

US 'correct’ to sell Taiwan fighter jets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Selling Taiwan F-16V fighter jets is the “correct decision” in view of China’s increasing military might, said a former White House advisor on Monday (Ap...

First agricultural delegation led by USDA lands in Taiwan for trade opportunities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation representing 49 U.S. agricultural businesses and farm organizations arrived in Taipei on Monday (April 22) for a four-day visit, marking the first trade missi...

Taiwan to receive first batch of Stingers before end of year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The first batch of a total of 250 Stinger missiles ordered from the United States should arrive in Taiwan by the end of the year, the Liberty Times reported Saturday (Apri...

US think tank urges support for Taiwan, sanctions on China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Think tank researcher Rick Fisher said on Tuesday (April 16) the U.S. ought to criticize China more directly and encourage other democratic nations to condemn its actions....

Taiwan should increase military cooperation with Japan: US expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and Japan should expand on existing military collaboration in the face of Chinese aggression, which poses a common threat to both nations, said Roy Kamphausen, Seni...

Photo of the Day: Taipei 101 sign commemorates TRA 40th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Brent Christensen announced that starting on Monday (April 15), Taipei 101 will display special messages of friendship between the U...

President Tsai insists Taiwan not intimidated by Beijing threats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Tuesday (April 16) that Taiwan’s military has the capacity and determination to defend the country, and will not allow coercion to ...

US continues to support Taiwan's participation in WHO, ICAO: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, April 15, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), National Taiwan University (NTU), and the radio station ICRT hosted a conference to discuss Taiwan-U.S. relati...

Paul Ryan to address Indo-Pacific Security Dialogue in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan will address the Indo-Pacific Security Dialogue scheduled for next Tuesday (April 16) in Taipei, announced Ta...

Taiwan President presses bilateral trade agreement with US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday (April 12) reaffirmed her administration’s position on pursing a bilateral trade agreement with the United States. During a...

President Tsai Ing-wen reaffirms commitment to Taiwan Relations Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the United States’ Taiwan Relations Act, President Tsai Ing-wen held a video conference with the Center for Strategic and Internatio...

Taiwan president to participate in videoconference Tuesday with leading US scholars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen is to participate in a videoconference with three leading U.S. think tanks on Tuesday (April 9). The occasion will mark Tsai’s first engage...

MOFA refutes claims Trump put hold on F-16 fighter jet sale to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) denies that U.S. President Donald Trump has temporarily shelved plans to sell Taiwan F16-V fighter jets until a trade deal ...

Taiwan's foreign ministry launches first VR film to promote Taiwan-US partnership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) released its first ever virtual reality film on Tuesday to promote the Taiwan-U.S. partnership and to commemorate the 40t...