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US, China sparring over Taiwan heats up anew

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China are stepping up their war of words over Taiwan in a long-simmering dispute that has significant...

President Tsai Ing-wen talks tough ahead of National Day

TAIPEI (The China Post) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) warned on Tuesday that Taiwan will do whatever it takes to defend itself if its...

NGOs disagree with Taiwan’s Tier 1 ranking in U.S. 2021 TIP Report

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Several NGOs expressed their discontent on Thursday in response to the 2021 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report that ranked...

White House deletes Taiwan nod retweeted by President Tsai

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The White House COVID-19 Response Team on Thursday deleted his previous accolade about Taiwan’s vaccine donation retweeted on July...

Senior diplomat becomes AIT’s first female director

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT, 美國在台協會) announced on Tuesday that Sandra Oudkirk (孫曉雅) will succeed Brent Christensen (酈英傑)...

White House gives gentle nod to Taiwan in vaccine donations tweet

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The White House COVID-19 Response Team on Tuesday gave an unexpected but gentle nod to Taiwan in a tweet...

U.S. sends 2.5M Moderna vaccine dose shipment to Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A senior administration official told Reuters that the United States will ship 2.5 million doses of the Moderna COVID-19...

U.S. lawmakers push for ‘Taiwan Diplomatic Review Act’

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Two U.S. lawmakers on Friday introduced the “Taiwan Diplomatic Review Act” aimed at bolstering ties between Washington and Taipei. In...

Taiwan says ties with US strong amid threats from China

TAIPEI (AP) — As the U.S. Navy asserts its presence in the South China Sea, Taiwan’s leader says its ties with Washington remain solid...

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...