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New Samsung plant in US has geopolitical implications, like Taiwan’s TSMC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The move by South Korea’s Samsung to build a semiconductor plant has significant geopolitical implications, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ). ...

Supply chains to feature in US-Taiwan trade talks: Economics minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The second U.S.-Taiwan Economic Prosperity Partnership Dialogue (EPPD), set to begin on Tuesday (Nov. 23), will focus on supply chains and not pork imports, according to T...

71 congressmen back Taiwan's participation in Interpol

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 71 U.S. congressmen from both major political parties earlier this month signed a letter calling on Taiwan to participate in the coming General Assembly meeting...

Biden says it's up to Taiwanese to decide independence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Joe Biden on Tuesday (Nov. 16) tried to clarify to reporters that he did not declare earlier that day that Taiwan is independent and emphasized that it is up to ...

US congressmen's mysterious visit to Taiwan ends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A surprise visit by six U.S. lawmakers ended Thursday night (Nov. 11) after boarding a civilian flight to Dubai. On Tuesday evening, news broke that a U.S. Navy C-40A c...

US congressmen spotted visiting Taiwan's TSMC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of U.S. lawmakers on a low-key surprise visit to Taiwan were seen visiting chip-making juggernaut Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) on Thursday (N...

Blinken says US, allies will 'take action' if China attacks Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken told a New York Times reporter on Wednesday (Nov. 10) that his country and its allies would take “action” were China to ...

US congressmen spotted visiting Taiwan's defense ministry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of U.S. lawmakers on a low-key surprise visit to Taiwan were seen visiting the Ministry of National Defense (MND) on Wednesday (Nov. 10). The senators and ...

Identities of US congressmen on surprise visit to Taiwan revealed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The identities of five of the six senators and congressmen currently on a surprise visit to Taiwan have been revealed. On Tuesday evening, news broke that a U.S. Navy C...

China sends 6 military aircraft into Taiwan ADIZ on day US congressmen visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the same day that U.S. senators and congressmen made a surprise visit to Taiwan, China announced that it had conducted "combat patrols" in the county's ai...

China's defense ministry cries foul over US congressmen's visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's defense ministry on Tuesday (Nov. 9) issued a statement condemning a surprise visit by U.S. legislators to Taiwan, claiming it "grossly interfered" i...

Jet carrying US senators, congressmen makes surprise visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of U.S. Congress members reportedly arrived in Taipei on an unannounced visit via a U.S. Navy aircraft on Tuesday evening (Nov. 9). At 7:09 p.m. the Facebo...

US urges China refrain from unilateral action on Taiwan

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken advised China on Sunday to refrain from taking unilateral actions towards Taiwan, senior State Department officials told the Reuters and AP news agencies. Blinke...

With heightened rhetoric, is US moving away from ‘strategic ambiguity’ on Taiwan?

Military tensions between China and Taiwan, the democratic, self-governing island Beijing considers its own, are at their worst in more than 40 years, according to Taiwan’s defence minister. The...

American senators push for greater Taiwan participation in development bank

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators on Wednesday (Oct. 27) put forward a bill to grant Taiwan a membership upgrade in the Inter-American Development Bank. The group of ...