US backs Taiwan's participation in WHO during teleconference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a teleconference between the top government healthcare leaders of the U.S. and Taiwan held on Monday evening (April 28), the U.S. offered its support for Taiwan'...

New Jersey governor thanks Taiwan for donating masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on Tuesday (April 14) expressed his thanks to the Taiwan government and its people after receiving the first batch of 100,000 medical masks...

Taiwan plans second round of surgical mask donations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is planning a second round of surgical mask donations to countries hit hard by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, this time targeting Latin America and Southeast ...

Taiwan and US governments hold conference call

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese and U.S. government officials held a telephone meeting to discuss ways to increase Taiwan’s international participation amid the coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Taiwan’s aggressive efforts paying off in fight against coronavirus: PBS

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S.'s Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) published a video to its website on Wednesday (April 1) explaining how Taiwan's precautions since the early stages of ...

EU, US thank Taiwan for donations of surgical masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The EU and U.S. have both expressed gratitude for the donations of surgical masks proposed by Taiwan, which on Wednesday (April 1) pledged to provide a total of 10 million...

Former legislator Hsiao Bi-khim tapped as Taiwan’s National Security Council adviser

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has tapped former Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) as a member of the National Security Council’s (NSC)...

Trump signs TAIPEI Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Donald Trump on Thursday (March 26) signed the Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative Act (TAIPEI Act) into law. The legislation, w...

TAIPEI Act passes US Senate, awaits signature from President Trump

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The TAPEI Act, which seeks to strengthen Taiwan’s diplomatic relations and expand the island nation’s international presence, now awaits U.S. President Donald ...

Changing status quo could threaten stability: AIT spokesperson on Taiwan-US ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Spokesperson of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Amanda Mansour has ruled out the possibility of the U.S. establishing formal diplomatic relations with Taiwan., sayi...

Taiwan president thanks US House for passing Taipei Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After news broke that the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday (March 4) unanimously passed the Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative Act...

Pelosi says 'America stands with Taiwan' after TAIPEI Act passes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, on Wednesday (March 4) issued both a tweet and formal statement in support of Taiwan after the House una...

World can benefit from Taiwan's experience fighting coronavirus: AIT chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) James Moriarty commended Taiwan’s efforts in dealing with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) threat, saying that the...

US House unanimously passes TAIPEI Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday (March 4) unanimously passed the Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative Act (TAIPEI Act). The ...

US House of Representatives to consider TAIPEI Act on Thursday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative Act (TAIPEI Act) is expected to be reviewed by the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday (March 5...