US politicians congratulate Tsai, praise Taiwan’s democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) officially began her second term today, several U.S. officials offered their congratulations and praised Taiwan as a model of democracy. ...

Tsai inauguration dinner’s dessert menu revealed

The dessert of the state dinner to be held on May 20 to mark Tsai Ing-wen's presidential inauguration was finally revealed Saturday. Taipei Marriott Hotel, which is in charge of the state dinner, anno...

Taiwan must look beyond the speech

The inauguration of Taiwan’s first-ever female president and only the second from the Democratic Progressive Party is now only a week away, and attention is mostly focusing on whether or not the term ...

Former USTR to lead delegation to Tsai inauguration

Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that former U.S. Trade Representative Ronald Kirk will lead a delegation to attend the May 20 inauguration of Taiwan’s President-elect Tsai Ing-wen on be...

Leaders of at least 6 allies to attend Tsai inauguration

The leaders of at least six of Taiwan's diplomatic allies have so far confirmed their plan to attend the May 20 inauguration ceremony for President-elect Tsai Ing-wen, Minister of Foreign Affairs D...