Taiwan, Canada should deepen security cooperation: Canadian academic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former senior Canadian military official and academic, Eric Lerhe called for the Canadian government to review its strategic cooperation with Taiwan, and to loosen its tie...

Taiwan should be invited to RIMPAC military drill: senior US Congressman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Senior Republican Party Congressman Ted Yoho called for Taiwan to be involved in the Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC), the world's largest international marine mil...

U.S. congressmen back Taiwan as airlines cave in to China's demand

Washington, July 25 (CNA) Several members of the United States Congress on Wednesday expressed objection to China's demand that American air carriers stop listing Taiwan as a country on their webs...

Without US, Taiwan is vulnerable to Chinese invasion: foreign minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said that without continued U.S. military support, Taiwan would be vulnerable to military occupation by China, du...

Taiwan is important partner facing potential Taiwan Strait crisis: senior US Congressman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Senior Republican Party Congressman Ted Yoho said that Taiwan is an important partner of the U.S. and exemplar of human rights in the region, facing an increasingly assert...

Taiwan cross-party delegation visits US House of Representatives leaders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A cross-party delegation of Taiwanese politicians began a five day visit to the U.S. on July 16, in a bid to deepen Taiwan-U.S. ties, reported CNA. The delegation compr...

Senior U.S. Congressman urges U.S. companies not to become mouthpieces for China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a letter addressed to CEOs of Delta Air Lines, United, and American Airlines on May 11, U.S. Congressman Ted Yoho, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pac...

In the name of Taiwan

There are few people active in politics today who are consistent from start to finish in what they say. One member of that rare breed is Premier William Lai (賴清德). No matter whether he was running for...

US House hearing signals commitment to 'Reinforcing the US-Taiwan Relationship'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a subcommittee hearing of the United States House of Representatives’ Foreign Affairs Committee entitled “Reinforcing the U.S.-Taiwan Relationship” on...

MOFA thanks US House for passing two bills supporting Taiwan

The passage of two bills by the U.S. House of Representatives aimed at encouraging high-level visits between the two sides and promoting Taiwan’s participation in the World Health Organization, ...

Taiwan signs US$3 billion procurement deal for U.S. grains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Led by Taiwan’s Council of Agriculture, two Taiwanese trade teams recently arrived in the U.S. and met with American grain importers. The teams were hosted by U.S. go...

Hisses, booing as Trump officials sell debt deal to GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans hissed and booed senior Trump administration officials Friday as they pitched President Donald Trump's deal with Democrats to increase the nation's borrowing author...

US House proposes to bring Taiwan back to WHO and WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives introduced a bipartisan bill Friday proposing to restore Taiwan’s status as an “observer” at the World Health Orga...

Moderates balk at conservative-backed, revised health bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The moribund Republican health care bill received a jolt of life when the conservative House Freedom Caucus endorsed a revised version of the measure. But a leading GOP moderate crit...

Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

WASHINGTON (AP) — The moribund Republican health care bill received a jolt of life Wednesday when the conservative House Freedom Caucus endorsed a revised version of the measure. But a leading GOP mod...