Taiwanese-American novelist Charles Yu wins US National Book Award for Fiction

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese-American author Charles Yu (游朝凱) has won the United States National Book Award for Fiction for his novel “Interior Chinatown,” a satirical tale of a ...

3 Taiwanese American politicians re-elected in New York

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Taiwanese Americans have won their re-election bids in the state of New York. Grace Meng (孟昭文), Yuh-Line Niou (牛毓琳), and John Liu (劉醇逸), all Democrats, were able ...

Photo of the Day: Taiwanese Americans rally for Biden in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese Americans living in Taiwan held a rally in Taipei on Saturday (Oct. 24) to garner support for Joe Biden in the coming U.S. presidential election. The event wa...

Chinese Americans back Biden, Vietnamese favor Trump

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A recent survey shows that all Asian American groups polled plan to vote for Joe Biden, with the exception of Vietnamese Americans, who favor Trump. The "2020 Asia...

Biden talks tough on China, pledges deeper ties with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With the U.S. presidential election less than two weeks away, Joe Biden is sending the message that he will be tough on China and seek to deepen ties with Taiwan. In an...

Taiwanese Americans for Biden to hold rally in Taipei Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group called Taiwanese Americans for Biden will be holding a rally in Taipei on Saturday (Oct. 24) to garner support for Joe Biden. Taiwanese living in the U.S. have ...

Taiwanese Americans for Biden mobilize for Democratic ticket

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group called "Taiwanese Americans for Biden" has begun mobilizing the Taiwanese diaspora in the U.S. to vote for Joe Biden in the coming presidential election....

Time for Biden to stand up to China and back Taiwan

Kaohsiung (Taiwan News) – At the start of the year Taiwan went through what was arguably the most important presidential election of the country’s democratic era, as Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) com...

Taiwanese jet in from US to vote

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese expats have returned en masse to their motherland to vote in the general election that will decide the fate of the island nation. Taiwan's 2020 election h...

Taiwan-American medical professionals issue statement defending Tsai's Ph.D.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As some sources in Taiwan’s media stir controversy by questioning the authenticity of President Tsai Ing-wen’s Ph.D. dissertation, a group of professionals fro...

Overseas Taiwanese community in New York commemorate 228 incident with special event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the anniversary of the 228 massacre approaches, overseas Taiwanese communities are coming together to commemorate the lives lost and lessons learned from Taiwan’s...

Jeremy Lin teams up with SparkLabs Taipei startup accelerator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- SparkLabs Taipei has announced on Saturday (Nov. 17) that it has added Taiwanese-American NBA star Jeremy Lin (林書豪) to its advisory board, reported techcrunch.com. In a pre...

US policy towards China not set to change after midterms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The people of China have expressed hope that the new Democrat-majority U.S. House of Representatives will soften U.S. policy towards China, but experts say this will not b...

3 Taiwanese-Americans win midterm election races in New York

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Three Taiwanese-Americans won in midterm election races held in New York yesterday, including Grace Meng (孟昭文), Yuh-Line Niou (牛毓琳), and John Liu (劉醇逸), all three of whom are D...

John Liu becomes first Taiwan-born NY State Senator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- American politician John Liu (劉醇逸) today became the first Taiwan-born New York State Senator after winning his race for New York State Senate District 11 in the general electi...