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...

US secretary of state describes sale of F-16V jets to Taiwan as a consistent move

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The sale of 66 F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan was “deeply consistent” with past commitments, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement Tue...

Taiwan wants US to complete delivery of F-16V jets in 2026

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of National Defense wants the delivery of 66 F-16V “Viper” fighter jets to be completed in 2026, one year earlier than originally planned, reports...

Taiwan KMT presidential candidate plans to vist US in fall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) is planning to visit the United States in September or October, reports said on Sunday (Aug. 18). Han said on Su...

Taiwan requests new trade talks with US under TIFA framework

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Tuesday (Aug. 14) that it has been in communication with the United States Trade Representative (USTR) offic...

Taiwan's representative to US throws first pitch at Dodgers game

LOS ANGELES (CNA) -- Taiwan's representative to the United States Stanley Kao (高碩泰) threw the ceremonial first pitch in a Major League Baseball game Friday in Los Angeles, saying that it symbolize...

Number of Taiwanese visiting U.S. rises in first half of 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The number of Taiwanese traveling to the United States rose by 5.2 percent during the first half of 2019 compared to the same period last year, making Taiwan the 17th-...

House representative reaffirms US support for Taiwan's self-defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Representative Michael McCaul on Wednesday (July 24) reaffirmed the U.S.’ support for Taiwan to protect itself from Chinese coercion while urging the two ...

President Tsai returns to Taiwan after visit to US and Caribbean

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Returning home on Monday (July 22) from her 12-day journey to the U.S. and Caribbean nations, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) highlighted the growing relationship between Tai...

US Treasury Department assistant secretary visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. acting assistant secretary responsible for international markets, Mitchell Silk, is on a two-day visit to Taiwan from Wednesday (July 17). The acting assistant...

US House Foreign Affairs Committee honors Taiwan president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House’s foreign affairs committee posted about its members’ meeting with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) last week via social media, on Tuesday (July 16)...

Taiwan's democracy deserves US's support: Freedom House

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On July 12, Michael Abramowitz, president of Freedom House, lauded Taiwan’s democracy as a model for East Asia that deserves the U.S.’s support. Taiwan&rsqu...