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75% of Americans think China-Taiwan tensions important to US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Pew Research Center poll released on Friday (Feb. 16) shows the majority of Americans believe tensions between China and Taiwan impact U.S. interests and themselves pers...

Leading 'China hawk' from US to visit Taiwan next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Mike Gallagher, one of the U.S. government’s most prominent critics of China, will visit Taiwan next week, according to the Financial Times. The newspaper reporte...

US Senate lurches toward possible early passage of Ukraine aid bill

WASHINGTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - The Democratic-led U.S. Senate moved towards the final passage of a $95.34 billion aid package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan on Monday, amid growing doubts about the le...

Japanese officials concerned Trump may weaken US support for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese foreign ministry officials are reportedly concerned Donald Trump may be prepared to weaken U.S. support for Taiwan to improve relations with China. On Friday (...

China claims US could abandon Taiwan 'pawn' at any time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China said the U.S. could cast off Taiwan like an "abandoned pawn." During a Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) press conference on Wednesday (Jan. 31), a reporter s...

US politicians send letter congratulating Taiwan's Lai on election victory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of seven U.S. Congress members sent a letter of congratulations to president-elect Lai Ching-te (賴清德) on Thursday (Jan. 25). The lawmakers welcomed a new chapte...

New Taiwan VP Hsiao Bi-khim knows US politics well, says William Stanton

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The vice president and the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Lai Ching-te (賴清德) has declared victory in Taiwan's presidential race, whil...

US House passes pro-Taiwan legislation on eve of election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following a bipartisan resolution to commend Taiwan for its commitment to democracy, passed by both houses of the U.S. Congress this week, the House of Representatives pas...

Congressional resolution lauds Taiwan's commitment to democracy on election eve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several U.S. representatives and senators supported a bipartisan resolution on Wednesday (Jan. 10) praising Taiwan’s democracy and pledging to be committed to bilate...

Nikki Haley says 'We better believe' China's plans to invade Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Republican presidential candidate and former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Monday (Jan. 8) argued that the U.S. should help Ukraine defeat Russia to deter a Chinese invas...

China starts Taiwan integration if pro-Beijing candidate wins election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China will activate its integration plan for Taiwan if a pro-Beijing candidate wins the election, according to Nazak Nikakhtar, a national security and international trade...

US says it does not see any tonal change from China on Taiwan

WASHINGTON, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Washington does not see any change in China's tone on Taiwan, U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo told CNBC on Thursday when asked about media reports that Chinese...

Tsai says China unlikely to invade Taiwan amid internal struggles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said that China is unlikely to invade Taiwan in the near term due to internal struggles in an interview with the New York Times. The DealBo...

US lawmakers call for US$2 billion more in arms for Taiwan after Xi threats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Republican members of the House China Select Committee on Sunday (Nov. 19) sent a letter to the leaders of the Senate and House to provide Taiwan with US$2 billion (NT$62....

AIT questions Ko on whether China was involved in KMT-TPP deal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan People’s Party (TPP) chair and presidential candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) claimed the Amerian Institute in Taiwan (AIT) on Wednesday (Nov. 15) called him to ask i...