Number of Taiwanese students in US continues to increase yearly: report 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States has always been the first choice for Taiwanese students when it comes to studying abroad, and according to the latest official data, the number of Taiwan...

Promoting security and economic cooperation a priority in building stronger Taiwan-US ties: AIT director 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At his first press conference held Wednesday after assuming the position as director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) in August, Brent Christensen specified ...

Stable Taiwan-U.S. relations key to peaceful Indo-Pacific: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Stable relations between Taiwan and the United States are an important cornerstone in safeguarding democracy and maintaining peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region, Pres...

First day of 2018 US-Taiwan Defense Industry Conference commences

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2018 U.S.-Taiwan Defense Industry Conference commences today (Oct. 29) in Maryland. Taiwan’s Deputy Defense Minister Chang Chang-kuan (長張冠) led a delegat...

AIT Director lauds Taiwan's efforts to foster young talent from Pacific Islands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During Wednesday's closing ceremony for a Taiwan-U.S. training program aimed at fostering young talent, Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Br...

Team Light Wonder won NASA Hackathon in Taiwan with award of NT$80,000

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After roughly 48 hours of competition, Team Light Wonder won the first prize at the 2018 NASA Space Apps Challenge Hackathon (NASA Hackathon) in Taiwan, taking home an awa...

Taiwan is not for sale: foreign minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) rebutted an earlier statement made by Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) that describes the nation as a produ...

US state department official calls for Taiwan-US cooperation in fighting disinformation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan teamed up with the United States to hold an international workshop Thursday on promoting media literacy as coordinated attacks of disinformation are gradually seen ...

US State Department official visits Taiwan to attend Taiwan-US workshop on media literacy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Scott Busby is visiting Taiwan from Oct. 16 to 21 to attend an international workshop on media literacy as part of a cooperative p...

Taiwan chooses big democracies over old partners: Financial Times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As China has lured away more of its old diplomatic allies, Taiwan has been refocusing its efforts on large democracies, the Financial Times of London wrote Tuesday in a report t...

Taiwan and Ohio, US to sign deal recognizing driver’s licenses 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and the U.S. State of Ohio will ink a driver’s license agreement to allow citizens of the two locations to transfer licenses to each respective region without...

Registration of NASA Hackathon in Taiwan now open: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced Tuesday that registration of the 2018 NASA Hackathon in Taiwan was officially opened, and that the competition is schedule...

US to support and safeguard Taiwan’s APEC participation: US official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary and Ambassador for APEC, Matthew J. Matthews said that the U.S. government is supportive and protective of Taiwan’s participation in ...

Taiwan and Wisconsin, US sign deal recognizing driver's licenses 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and the U.S. state of Wisconsin have reached a driver's license agreement that will allow citizens of the two places to transfer their licenses to each other...

Taiwan President warns democratic nations of malicious fake news from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Thursday malicious fake news coming from China and spread on the internet has brought negative impacts on democratic ...