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US state of Minnesota establishes Taiwan Friendship Caucus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. state of Minnesota has recently established its Taiwan Friendship Caucus, becoming the third state in the Midwest to do so. Johnson Sen Chiang (姜森), head of th...

Resolution 2758 not an excuse to exclude Taiwan from UN

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A former U.S. national security advisor is advocating Taiwan’s inclusion in the United Nations, suggesting a U.N. resolution has been misinterpreted to block the cou...

Taiwan and US to continue Economic Prosperity Partnership Dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative in the United States, Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴), and Under Secretary of State Jose Fernandez agreed to continue the Economic Prosperity Partnership...

American Institute in Taiwan director visits new KMT leader

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Sandra Oudkirk visited Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) on Tuesday (Oct. 12) to exchange ideas about deepening Taiwan&r...

Taiwan’s DPP asks Ma Ying-jeou: ‘Have you ever ruled the PRC?’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) responded to former President Ma Ying-jeou’s comment that President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) National Day speech was ‘...

Taiwan hopes for exchanges with US National Guard

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan delegation at the annual United States-Taiwan Defense Industry Conference hopes for exchanges with the U.S. National Guard, reports said Tuesday (Oct. 12). W...

Taiwan dismisses Chinese media reports of dollar diplomacy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Monday (Oct. 11) refuted a report by China's state-run Global Times that claimed Taiwan has been bribing individuals in count...

American Institute in Taiwan chairman calls Chinese threat real and imminent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The frequent large-scale incursions by Chinese military planes into Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) showed the threat was real and imminent, American...

Taiwan thanks US President Biden for repeated shows of support

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) thanked United States President Joe Biden Wednesday (Oct. 6) for his repeated actions in support of Taiwan, while also emphasizing t...

US may rename Taiwan's mission, says congressman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Congressman Steve Chabot confirmed in a CNA interview on Sunday (Oct. 3) that it was possible "Taiwan" could be part of the official name of its representat...

US deputy secretary of defense says Washington 'carefully watching' China's every move

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks on Friday (Oct. 1) said that the Pentagon is closely monitoring the situation in the Taiwan Strait. During an online eve...

Businesses urge bilateral trade agreements between Taiwan and US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the “Taiwan-U.S. Business Roundtable” held on Thursday (Sept. 30), representatives from business associations, entities, and the government reviewed implica...

Foreign minister says Taiwan at 'forefront' of authoritarian expansionism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) at a Hoover Institution online seminar on Tuesday (Sept. 29) emphasized that Taiwan is at the “forefront of the expansion of authori...

US members of Congress back Taiwan’s case for UN membership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two members of the United States House of Representatives have written a letter to the American ambassador to the United Nations asking her to back Taiwan’s cause, r...

Scholars say Taiwan should be more self-sufficient in diplomacy and defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three academics recently shared their views on Taiwan-U.S. relations and were convinced that Taiwan should strive to become more self-sufficient in both diplomacy and defe...