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Biden’s China policy will show Beijing the US supports Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American President Joe Biden’s China policy will make Beijing accept that Washington supports Taiwan’s security and prosperity, according to Bonnie Glaser, sen...

EXPLAINER: How Taiwan figures in US-China ties under Biden

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — It didn't take long for relations with China to become an issue for new U.S. President Joe Biden. A show of force by the Chinese air force off Taiwan last weekend prompted a U.S....

Biden to continue US arms sales, international support for Taiwan: Experts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After Democrat Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th president of the United States Wednesday (Jan. 20), his administration will continue to sell weapons to Taiwan and back th...

US President Trump might have reversed course on China: Bolton

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If he had been elected to a second term, United States President Donald Trump might have performed a 180 on China and become more conciliatory on trade issues, according t...

In sudden reversal, NYSE says will not delist three Chinese telecom firms

(Reuters) -The New York Stock Exchange said it no longer intends to delist three Chinese telecom giants that have been targeted by U.S. President Donald Trump’s outgoing administration, in a sho...

Chinese getting rid of US real estate amid trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the trade war between China and the United States continued over the past year, Chinese citizens divested US$27.4 billion (NT$766.5 billion) worth of American real esta...

Beijing's policy toward Taiwan unlikely to change in 2021: think tank

Beijing's hostile policy toward Taiwan is likely to continue in 2021, according to a year-end report released by the Institute for National Defense and Security Research (INDSR), a government-fund...

Foreign policy summary report on Taiwan Strait affairs released

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A report summarizing the major points and recommendations made by experts from the U.S., Taiwan, and China regarding tensions in the Taiwan Strait and current dynamics of ...

Trump could visit Taiwan before leaving office: Japanese commentator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. President Donald Trump could make a surprise visit to Taiwan before he leaves the White House in January, according to an editorial published by the Japanese newspape...

Taiwan-US relations may 'regress' under Biden's multilateral diplomacy: Academic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — East Asian affairs expert Shirley Lin (林夏如) on Monday (Nov. 23) said that Biden’s multilateral approach to China could degrade Taiwan-U.S. relations slightly in the ...

Kissinger advises Biden to resume dialogue with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger advised the incoming Biden administration to quickly restore communication channels with China after several years of diplom...

Taiwan thanks US state secretary of state for support

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to comments made by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during a radio interview Thursday (Nov. 12), the Presidential Office on Friday reiterated that Taiwan i...

Taiwan-US relations to go from great to good under Biden: Expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Once President-elect Joe Biden is in charge of the White House, relations with Taiwan will go from “great” to “good,” but they will still be good, ...

Chinese scholars expect Biden’s victory to ease US-China tensions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese scholars are predicting that tensions between the U.S. and China will subside as a result of President-elect Joe Biden's victory. Although Beijing has remai...

52% of Taiwanese believe US' Taiwan policies will not change if Biden wins: Poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If Democratic Party candidate Joe Biden ultimately wins the U.S. presidential election, more than half of Taiwanese believe he will maintain the same policies toward the i...