Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), Mr. Christopher J. Marut, paid a visit to Chair Tsai Ing-wen on June 11 to the DPP headquarters.
Since the inauguration of Chair Tsai Ing-wen as DPP chair, Mr. Marut at first instance expressed his wishes to personally congratulate Dr. Tsai. During the visit, both sides discussed topics related to Taiwan-US relations, economic development and Taiwan domestic politics. In addition, both sides exchanged opinions on these topics, promising to maintain each other informed of any new developments.
This is the first foreign guest received by Chair Tsai since her inauguration as chair. She was accompanied by Secretary-General Dr. Joseph Wu, who also serves as the DPP’s representative to the U.S.; Legislator Bi-khim Hsiao and Dr. Ketty Chen, acting director of the Department of International Affairs.