Taiwanese Association of America writes letter to AIT against Taipei Mayor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Taiwanese Association of America wrote a letter to the chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) to complain about negative remarks by Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (...

The new Taiwan-U.S. initiative not an act to provoke Beijing: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwan-U.S. initiative aimed at promoting democratic governance in the region was announced Tuesday in Taipei at a joint press conference hosted by Foreign Minister Jose...

Taipei mayor defines US trip as 'journey of learning'

New York (CNA) — Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said upon his arrival in New York Saturday that his visit to the United States is a "journey of learning" and is aimed at introducing hims...

Taipei mayor departs to promote city-to-city exchanges in U.S.

Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) left Saturday for the United States to promote city-to-city exchanges, during which time he is also expected to give a speech at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C...

US officials promote Taiwan joining WHA, increased Taiwan-US military cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A conference hosted by two U.S. think tanks was held on Thursday, March 14, to discuss the future of Taiwan-U.S. policy on the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act...

Taiwan, U.S. express online support for Muslims in Xinjiang

The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) on Wednesday reposted a tweet posted by Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) expressing concern over China's repression of Uighur Muslims in China...

Taiwan Keelung mayor meets with senior US officials

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Keelung Mayor Lin Yu-chang (林右昌) on Tuesday met with senior United States officials to discuss the current state of affairs between Taiwan, China and the U.S., and said th...

Taiwan can be an example for China to improve religious freedom: US religion ambassador

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Reiterating his earlier statements made last week in Hong Kong, the U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, Sam Brownback, once again called on to Be...

Taiwan President thanks US religious freedom ambassador for allyship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen thanked U.S. religious freedom ambassador Sam Brownback for his allyship at a reception at the President’s Office on Monday, CNA reports. A...

US Congressmen congratulate Taiwan on 40th anniversary of TRA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 10 members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives have recorded a special video message in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act. The...

US does not support verbal intimidation against Taiwan: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a public broadcast interview on Monday, American Institute in Taiwan spokesperson Amanda Mansour said the the U.S. has a long-term interest in Taiwan’s peace and ...

Taiwan stands with those suffering religious oppression under authoritarian regimes: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At a religious conference where the continually deteriorating conditions of human rights and religious freedom in China were at the center of discussion, President Tsai In...

U.S. not moving toward conflict with China: ex-State Department official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - There should be no concern that the United States was moving toward confrontation with China or that the trilateral relationship between Washington, Taipei and Beijing was about...

Mayor of Taoyuan, Taiwan meets with US senators and congressmen in Washington

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the visits to the White House and the U.S. State and Defense Departments, Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) met with a number of U.S. senators and congress...

Taiwan has applied to buy 66 F-16V jets from the U.S.: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan last week submitted a request to buy 66 F-16V jets from the United States for a total price of US$13 billion (NT$400 billion), the Apple Daily reported Wednesday. The ...