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January 16-18 Council Chairman Paul Wolfowitz, Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers, members of the Council’s Board of Directors, and members of the Chairman's Circle travel to Taiwan to meet with senior members of the Taiwan government to promote bilateral trade and business relations between the United States and Taiwan
January 28 Happy Chinese New Year (Year of the Rooster)
February 1 In the Global Taiwan Brief, Council Vice President Lotta Danielsson comments on the need for Taiwan to create a regulatory environment conducive to fostering innovation and entrepreneurship: A US View of Taiwan’s Asian Silicon Valley Initiative
February 4 Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers speaks on China In Global Affairs at the Sino-British Summit in London, England
April 4 Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers speaks at Reforming and Prioritizing Arms Sales to Taiwan: Recommendations for the New Administration, a seminar held by the Heritage Foundation, in Washington, D.C.
April 19 Council Chairman Paul Wolfowitz speaks at The U.S. "One-China" Policy: Disambiguating the Ambiguous, a roundtable discussion hosted by the National Bureau of Asian Research, in Washington, D.C.
April 24-28 Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers travels to Taiwan to promote bilateral trade and business relations between the U.S. and Taiwan
May 8 The Council issues a press release, commenting on the letter from 33 Members of Congress urging USTR to prioritize a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Taiwan when carrying out President Trump’s recent directive on bilateral trade deals
Press Release: Members of Congress Urge Priority Consideration for a U.S.-Taiwan Free Trade Agreement
Letter from Members of Congress to President Trump on a Taiwan FTA
May 10 The Council submits written testimony to the International Trade Administration, commenting on its investigation of trading partners with which the U.S. has significant trade deficits
Docket: ITA-2017-0003
Council Written Testimony submitted to the ITA (PDF)
Graphic: U.S.-Taiwan Trade, 1986-2016
May 18 Council Vice President Lotta Danielsson testifies at a public hearing by the International Trade Administration on the U.S. trade deficit with Taiwan and the U.S.-Taiwan trade relationship
YouTube Video
June 5-9 Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers travels to Taiwan and Hong Kong to meet with government officials and business leaders, and to promote bilateral trade and business relations
June 7 Council Vice President Lotta Danielsson speaks at "Taiwan's New Southbound Policy: Opportunities for US-Taiwan Cooperation,” a seminar hosted by the Global Taiwan Institute, in Washington, D.C.
June 15 Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers testifies at "Renewing Assurances: Strengthening U.S.-Taiwan Ties," a public hearing by the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, House Foreign Affairs Committee, in Washington, D.C.
Council Written Testimony submitted to the HFAC (PDF)
Graphic: Notified Taiwan Arms Sales, 1990-2017
June 19 The Council and the Taipei Economic & Cultural Representative Office (TECRO) co-hosts the U.S.-Taiwan Business Forum, bringing together business leaders from Taiwan and the United States to examine the future of our bilateral economic and commercial relationship, in Washington, D.C.
June 20 Press Release: The US-Taiwan Business Council Welcomed Mei-Yueh Ho, National Policy Advisor to the Taiwan President, to the U.S.-Taiwan Business Forum (PDF file)
June 25 The Council issues a press release commenting on the letter from 8 Senators urging President Trump to support Taiwan's self-defense capabilities
Press Release: U.S. Senators Urge President Trump to Support Taiwan’s Self Defense Capabilities
Letter from 8 Senators to President Trump on a Taiwan's self defense capabilities and arms sales
June 27 Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers speaks to an "Emerging Leaders Workhop" held by The Formosan Association for Public Affairs (FAPA), in Washington, D.C.
June 29 The Council issues a press release commenting on the new Congressional Notifications for U.S. arms sales to Taiwan
Press Release: The Trump Administration Announces U.S. Arms Sales to Taiwan
DSCA Major Arms Sales Listings for June, 2017
July 13 Council President Rupert Hammond-Chambers speaks at “Cross-Strait Relations Re-examined: Toward a New Normal?,” a seminar held by the Center for Strategic and International Studies, in Washington, D.C.
July 24 In the Global Taiwan Brief, Council Vice President Lotta Danielsson comments that Taiwan's New Southbound Policy has the potential to provide additional opportunities for U.S. and Taiwan businesses to cooperate in sectors ranging from agriculture to IoT: Potential US Business Opportunities under Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy
October 15-17 The 2017 US-Taiwan Defense Industry Conference takes place in Princeton, New Jersey
December Board of Directors Meeting, in Washington, D.C.