China condemns Ted Cruz, accuses him of inciting 'color revolution' in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Texas Senator Ted Cruz struck a nerve in China over the weekend after he made a series of statements about the social unrest in Hong Kong, voicing support for democracy, h...

Arrival of Flagship in Taiwan significant for US-Taiwan relations: William Stanton

The U.S. Language Flagship Program Has Come to Taiwan Relations between the United States and Taiwan have clearly never been better, but we tend to measure that progress only in terms of major eve...

US lawmakers congratulate Taiwan on Double Ten Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In celebration of Taiwan’s National Day celebrations, two U.S. senators and the House of Representatives' Taiwan Caucus congratulated Taiwan and reaffirmed the i...

US senator to take part in Taiwan's National Day celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pro-Taiwan U.S. Senator Ted Cruz is set to participate in the country's National Day celebrations on Thursday (Oct. 10), alongside AIT Director Brent Christensen. F...

AIT celebrates October food, beverage month

As part of a year-long campaign celebrating U.S.-Taiwan friendship and cooperation, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) has designated October as its Food and Beverage Month. Since the beginning...

Science meeting strengthens Taiwan-U.S. cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwan-United States science meeting will strengthen cooperation between the two countries especially in fields including environmental sustainability and oceanography, ...

Five acclaimed Taiwanese films to be aired in New York

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A New York television channel will broadcast widely-acclaimed Taiwanese films every weekend next month starting Oct. 5. City University of New York’s CUNY TV will...

Taiwan's envoy invited to US President's speech at UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Regarded as a gesture of support for the island country, Taiwan’s representative in New York, Lily Hsu (徐儷文), was invited to an event hosted by U.S. President Donald...

AIT expresses disappointment over Kiribati's diplomatic severance with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) has expressed its disappointment over Kiribati’s decision to switch diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China. The AIT is...

US representatives voice support for Taiwan's participation in Interpol

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 47 U.S. representatives have expressed their support for Taiwan’s participation in Interpol, an intergovernmental police organization in which Taiwan is n...

Taiwan is Solomon Islands' exceptional partner: U.S. ambassador

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the Solomon Islands considers switching diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China, the United States ambassador in the Pacific archipelago, Catherine Ebert-Gray, reco...

US concerned about Taiwan's ties with its diplomatic allies: representative

The United States and other like-minded countries have always been keeping a close watch on Taiwan's relations with all of its diplomatic allies, because such ties are in the interests of maintain...

Taiwan welcomes pink dollar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is one of the friendliest countries in Asia toward the gay community and the government hopes to cash in on the pink dollar by making a feature of this fact. The...

Taiwan president addresses American Legion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) told the American Legion gathering for its 101st annual convention in Indianapolis by videoconferencing that Taiwan needed reinforcement from ...

Taiwan third-largest beneficiary of US-China trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Mexico, Vietnam, and Taiwan, respectively, are the three main beneficiaries of the trade war raging between the United States and China, the Ministry of Finance said Wedne...