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US ambassador to Japan lauds Taiwan's successful presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel praised Taiwan’s successful presidential election during a Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan press conference on Thursd...

Taiwan should take precedence while advancing US ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Deepening Taiwan-U.S. relations should always prioritize Taiwan, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) vice presidential candidate Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) said on Monday (Dec. 25...

Taiwan, US to continue helping Syrian refugees affected by ISIS

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and the U.S. have agreed to continue funding development programs in communities impacted by ISIS in northeastern Syria. Taiwan representative to the U.S. Alexan...

Taiwan to conduct live-fire tests for Patriot III missiles in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Air Force’s Patriot III missile launchers and support vehicles have been shipped to the U.S. to undergo comprehensive performance evaluations, according to Taiwa...

US lawmaker vows 'resolute reaction' if Taiwan is attacked

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. will respond decisively if Taiwan is attacked, Vice Chair of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee Rob Wittman said during a meeting with President Tsai Ing-wen...

On San Francisco stop, Taiwan VP says will take peace as his 'lighthouse'

TAIPEI, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Taiwan Vice President William Lai has promised during a visit to San Francisco to take peace as his "lighthouse" and democracy as his guide, on the final leg of a ...

John Bolton urges deeper Taiwan-US strategic dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton called for closer Taiwan-U.S. ties at the Global Taiwan National Affairs Symposium on Saturday (April 29). Bolton said...

Former US official says secret security talks sign of closer Taiwan-US ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The closed-door security talks between Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) and National Security Council Secretary General Wellington Koo (顧立雄) and Biden administration offic...

Foreign ministry defends use of PR agencies to promote Taiwan-US ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said it uses public relations (PR) companies to promote Taiwan-U.S. relations. The employment of PR agencies has always been in l...

Taiwan president highlights world’s need for Taiwan’s international inclusion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Wednesday (Oct. 5) gave an address at the Global Taiwan Institute Annual Symposium via a pre-recorded speech, highlighting the unreasonable...

Defense minister says Taiwan committed to own military buildup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minister of National Defense Chiu Kuo-cheng (邱國正) on Tuesday (Oct. 4) stressed that Taiwan would continue its military buildup on its own even if the U.S. Taiwan Policy Ac...

China denounces US Senator Marsha Blackburn's visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Taiwan Affairs Office Spokesperson Ma Xiaoguang (馬曉光) protested U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn’s visit to Taiwan on Saturday (Aug. 27), calling it a ser...

Vice president hails Taiwan-US partnership as key to regional peace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) lauded close Taiwan-U.S. ties and vowed to protect democracy in a speech delivered at an Independence Day celebration held by the America...

New Taiwan-U.S. trade initiative to challenge Chinese practices

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The announcement of the U.S.-Taiwan Initiative on 21st-Century Trade poses a challenge to Chinese trade practices, The New York Times reported Wednesday (June 1). Taiwa...

US Senator Duckworth tells President Tsai Taiwan is not alone

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States will not only support Taiwan in defense matters, but will also make sure the country does not have to struggle alone, visiting Senator Tammy Duckworth to...