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Message for U.S. Citizens: Launch of Passport Renewal Online Fee Payment Program

The American Institute in Taiwan is pleased to announce the launch of an online payment program for adult passport renewals for U.S. citizens resident in Taiwan. Effective April 24, 2022, passport applicants wishing to pay online for their DS-82 renewal applications may visit our website to determine eligibility to use this option. If eligible, applicants ...
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Opening Remarks by AIT Director Sandra Oudkirk at the American Innovation Center (AIC) Annual Innovation Forum on Earth Day 2022

As you know, today is Earth Day, an opportunity to raise awareness of our environmental challenges, and also come together to discuss strategies to make meaningful change.  “Innovation Drives the Sustainable Economy” – this is the theme of this year’s Forum, and it highlights that creativity, entrepreneurship, and collaboration are the driving forces that overcome ...
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Senator Graham Leads Senior Congressional Delegation to Taiwan

PR-2205 April 15, 2022 Senator Graham Leads Senior Congressional Delegation to Taiwan Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), Senator Robert Portman (R-OH), Senator Benjamin Sasse (R-NE), and Representative Ronny Jackson (R-TX) visited Taiwan from April 14-15, 2022, as part of a larger visit to the Indo-Pacific region.  While in Taiwan, the ...
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Senator Graham Leads Senior Congressional Delegation to Taiwan

PR-2204 April 14, 2022 Senator Graham Leads Senior Congressional Delegation to Taiwan Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), Senator Robert Portman (R-OH), Senator Benjamin Sasse (R-NE), and Representative Ronny Jackson (R-TX) will visit Taiwan from April 14-15, 2022, as part of a larger visit to the Indo-Pacific region. The ...
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2021 Human Rights Report — Taiwan Part

2021 Human Rights Report — Taiwan Part   Executive Summary Taiwan is a democracy led by a president and parliament selected in multiparty elections. In 2020 voters re-elected President Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party to a second four-year term in an election considered free and fair. Civilian authorities maintained effective control over the ...
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