Taiwan-US Relations

U.S. Senate passes bill calling for troops to join Taiwan drills

Washington, June 18 (CNA) The U.S. Senate on Monday passed an annual defense policy bill for fiscal year 2019, which included recommendations for American...

‘Dedication ceremony’ for new AIT office to be held next month

Taipei, May 21 (CNA) A "dedication ceremony" for the new compound of the de facto U.S. embassy in Taiwan will be held on June...
AIT Chairman James Moriarty speaks at a conference in Washington D.C. on Jan. 11, 2020. (CNA)

U.S. hopes for progress on pork, beef imports in Tsai 2nd term

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) — James Moriarty, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), told reporters on Jan. 11 that "the...

New AIT complex shows U.S. commitment to Taiwan: congressman

Taipei, June 11 (CNA) The United States government's US$255 million investment in its new American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) compound is a symbol of...

Taiwan-U.S. Defense Business Forum focuses on Taiwan’s self-defense

Kaohsiung, May 10 (CNA) The inaugural Taiwan-United States Defense Business Forum took place Thursday in Kaohsiung, featuring local and international representatives in the defense...

U.S. supports Taiwan’s bid for observer status at WHA: envoy

Taipei, April 23 (CNA) The de facto American representative to Taiwan on Monday reiterated the United States' long-standing support for Taiwan's participation as an...

Tsai meets U.S. congressional delegation, lauds Taiwan Travel Act

Taipei, April 2 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Monday during a meeting with a U.S. congressional delegation that the Taiwan Travel Act that...

U.S. defense secretary reaffirms commitment to Taiwan

Singapore, June 2 (CNA) The United States remains committed to working with Taiwan to provide defense articles and services necessary to maintain sufficient self-defense...

Taiwan welcomes controversial visit by US Ambassador Craft

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan said Friday it welcomed the upcoming visit of a U.S. ambassador to the island in the final week of...

U.S. House committee votes to boost Taiwan’s military capability

Washington, May 10 (CNA) The Armed Services Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved a draft bill that would help strengthen...