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Taiwan ranks 4th in world in economic freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan ranked fourth in the world and second in Asia in economic freedom in the Heritage Foundation's global economic freedom index. In the American conservative th...

Taiwan’s Legislative Yuan launches US caucus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Legislative Yuan on Friday (Feb. 23) saw 72 of its 113 members join a newly launched multi-party United States Caucus (LUC). Legislative Speaker Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) an...

US Representative Gallagher arrives in Taiwan with delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A leading congressional critic of China U.S. Representative Mike Gallagher arrived with a seven-member delegation in Taiwan on Thursday (Feb. 22). At 8 a.m., the U.S. H...

US representatives champion close relations with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following news of the upcoming Taiwan visit by U.S. Representative Mike Gallagher, fellow lawmakers recently expressed their support for the East Asian nation. Represen...

Taiwan legislative speaker holds meeting with AIT director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American Institute in Taiwan Director Sandra Oudkirk met with Legislative Speaker Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) on Friday (Feb. 16). Accompanied by Legislative Deputy Speaker Johnny...

US begins production of glide bombs for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — RTX Corporation, formerly Raytheon Technologies Corporation, is set to produce 50 Joint Standoff Weapons (JSOWs) for Taiwan. Most of the work will be done in Tucson, Ar...

US House approves US-Taiwan double-tax avoidance bill

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act on Wednesday (Jan. 31), which includes a section on U.S.-Taiwan double-tax av...

Commitments to Taiwan already made clear: US National Security Advisor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S.’ commitments to Taiwan are already clear, U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said at a Council on Foreign Relations event on Wednesday (Jan. 31). ...

US Congress bolstering economic relations with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Congress is taking concrete measures to deepen economic ties with Taiwan, the visiting Congressional Taiwan Caucus delegation told Taiwan News on Thursday (Jan. 2...

US Congressional support for Taiwan remains steadfast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Congressional Taiwan Caucus co-chairs Mario Diaz-Balart and Ami Bera affirmed strong U.S. ties with Taiwan while meeting President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (Jan....

President-elect affirms commitment to regional peace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President-elect Lai Ching-te (賴清德) vowed to uphold regional peace and stability during a meeting with the visiting U.S.-Taiwan Business Council (UTBC) delegation on Tuesda...

Taiwan seeks to bolster economic, security cooperation with US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) reiterated Taiwan’s commitment to bolstering economic and security cooperation with the U.S. during a meeting with the U.S.-Taiwan Busin...

Taiwan-US double tax avoidance deal comes closer to realization

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Progress on a Taiwan-U.S. double tax avoidance deal is being made, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO)-Chicago Director Dennis Yen-Feng Lei (類延峰) said earlier this ...

Only Taiwanese can decide on government representation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese have shown that only a democratically elected government can represent the nation, Taiwan envoy to the U.S. Alexander Tah-Ray Yui (俞大㵢) said in a USA Today o...

US calls Nauru's decision to cut ties with Taiwan 'disappointing'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Department of State denounced Nauru’s decision to sever diplomatic ties with Taiwan on Monday (Jan. 15). “While the Government of Nauru’s act...