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Biden wants Xi to respect Taiwan presidential election winner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During his summit with Chinese leader Xi Jinping (習近平), President Joe Biden said that China needs to respect and cooperate with the winner of the Taiwan presidential elect...

Taiwan working on one-on-one Biden meeting at APEC summit

TAIPEI, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Taiwan is working on securing a one-on-one meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden and the island's representative at this week's APEC summit in San Francisco, but the...

US making progress in backlog of arms deliveries to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. has been making progress in ensuring weapons are making their way to Taiwan, National Security Council Secretary General Wellington Koo (顧立雄) said recently. Sp...

Kurt Campbell nominated US deputy secretary of state

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. National Security Council’s Deputy Assistant for Indo-Pacific Affairs Kurt Campbell has been tapped by President Joe Biden to become the deputy secretary of...

Canadian lawmakers land in Taiwan to shore up bilateral partnership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of Canadian lawmakers arrived in Taiwan on Monday (Oct. 9), ahead of National Day to exchange views with Taiwanese officials and bolster bilateral ties. Le...

Taiwan launches 1st indigenous submarine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan launched its first domestically produced submarine in Kaohsiung City on Thursday (Sept. 28). President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) presided over the launch ceremony for t...

Taiwan top national security official calls for larger NATO role in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — United States-led alliances need to take on a larger role in countering China’s military designs in Asia, National Security Council Secretary General Wellington Koo ...

US vice chair of Armed Services Committee promises 'resolute reaction' if Taiwan is attacked

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A United States congressional delegation visiting Taiwan said Friday that Washington would act if the island was attacked and promised to resolve the $19-billion backlog in its d...

Tsai renews her pledge to strengthen Taiwan's self-defense during her visit to war memorial

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen renewed her pledge to strengthen Taiwan's self-defense on Wednesday as she visited a war memorial from the last time Taiwan and China battled. ...

French parliamentary delegation to meet Taiwan VP, ministers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A four-member French parliamentary delegation arrived in Taiwan on Sunday (July 23) to kick off a five-day visit that will include meetings with political and business lea...

Canadian lawmakers arrive in Taiwan to discuss relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Tuesday (July 4) welcomed the arrival of a Canadian parliament delegation led by Conservative Party Deputy Leader Melissa Lantsma...

Swedish PM urges caution in Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Swedish Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson warned against unilateral changes to the status quo in the Taiwan Strait in his speech at the Stockholm China Forum on Tuesday (May ...

Swedish lawmakers urge military support of Taiwan if China attacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Swedish legislators have called on their country to provide military backing to Taiwan if China attacks, including fighter jets. From May 15-20, a Swedish parliamen...

Swedish lawmakers arrive in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Swedish parliamentary delegation arrived in Taiwan on Sunday (May 14) for a six-day visit. The group will meet with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), National Security Co...

Taiwan president discusses 'regional situation' ahead of McCarthy meeting

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen met with senior security officials on Tuesday to discuss the "regional situation" ahead of her meeting with U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy...