Hsiao Bi-khim was born in Japan, raised in Taiwan and educated in the US before returning to Taiwan. Photo: CNAHsiao Bi-khim was born in Japan, raised in Taiwan and educated in the US before returning to Taiwan. Photo: CNA
Hsiao Bi-khim was born in Japan, raised in Taiwan and educated in the US before returning to Taiwan. Photo: CNA

New Taiwan envoy to America sees potential risks and rewards in China-US rivalry over economy and tech

  • Hsiao Bi-khim’s international upbringing and early political awareness have led to her being Taipei’s first female de facto ambassador to US
  • Casting herself as an agile, flexible ‘cat warrior’, she says she will counter Beijing’s Wolf Warrior diplomacy and push for stronger ties with the US
Topic |   Taiwan
Hsiao Bi-khim was born in Japan, raised in Taiwan and educated in the US before returning to Taiwan. Photo: CNAHsiao Bi-khim was born in Japan, raised in Taiwan and educated in the US before returning to Taiwan. Photo: CNA
Hsiao Bi-khim was born in Japan, raised in Taiwan and educated in the US before returning to Taiwan. Photo: CNA
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