The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) was established pursuant to the Taiwan Relations Act (PL. 96-8), for the purpose of promoting and strengthening the economic, cultural, educational and other related ties between the United States and the Republic of China (ROC) on Taiwan. TECO represents the ROC's interests in the United States and currently has thirteen offices nationwide, including a representative office in Washington, D.C.
TECO in Los Angeles is comprised of six divisions:
In addition to these five divisions, TECO in Los Angeles oversees two Cultural Centers located in the heart of the Chinese-American community. These two centers provide a venue for a diverse range of multi-cultural events including art exhibitions, musical concerts, dance programs, educational lectures, and ongoing classes in traditional Chinese arts.