All banks in Taiwan to offer services in English by 2030

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — All banks in Taiwan are set to provide both Chinese and English services by 2030 as part of the country’s bid to become a bilingual nation. Mega International Com...

Taiwan Futures Exchange awards top 43 futures traders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) on Tuesday (Nov. 12) awarded 43 financial institutions for their dedication to promoting growth in futures trading, enabling win-win s...

Orsted plans to issue green bonds in Taiwan by yearend

Danish energy developer Orsted said Wednesday that it is working to issue Taiwan dollar-denominated green bonds on the local market by the end of the year. In a statement, the company said it is ne...

CTBC Bank ATMs across Taiwan now offer service in 12 languages

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s CTBC Bank (中國信託銀行) has announced that, in response to the trends of globalization, it has introduced updated software for its ATM machines across Taiwan, of...

Orsted secures NT$25 billion green revolving loan in Taiwan

Orsted, a Danish energy developer, has secured a NT$25 billion (US$806 million) syndicated green revolving loan facility for its offshore wind farm projects off the coast of Changhua County, central T...

LINE to invest additional US$100 million in Taiwan

LINE Corp., the mobile messaging and communication services supplier, said Wednesday that it will invest an additional US$100 million in Taiwan after an earlier investment in the local Internet-only b...

7-Eleven decision to reduce 24-hour service might affect ATM business

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A decision by 7-Eleven to end 24-hour service at 400 of its convenience stores might affect its cooperation on Automatic Teller Machines (ATM) with CTBC Bank, reports said Satur...

CTBC supports rural communities with 'Taiwan Dream Project'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the second day of the Global Corporate Sustainability Forum in Taipei, a representative from the Taiwanese bank CTBC's Charity Foundation introduced an excellent ex...

CTBC Bank ATM crash in Taiwan cleared of hacking and malware infections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The culprit behind the system crash across the CTBC Bank’s (中國信託商銀) ATMs and online banking platforms on the afternoon of Oct. 18 has been identified as a system abn...

CTBC Bank ATM system crashes due to system error

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – CTBC Bank’s (中國信託商業銀行) ATM system crashed on the afternoon of Oct. 18, causing disruption to payments, online banking, and lottery ticket sales, reported CNA. CTB...

Australia-Taiwan business success celebrated at joint business council conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 32nd Joint Conference of the ROC-Australia and Australia-Taiwan Business Councils was held in Taipei on Aug. 31, with success stories of Australia-Taiwan celebrated ex...

Taiwan's first fact-checking center launches to battle fake news

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two local non-profit organizations have joined forces to created the first fact-checking organization in Taiwan, Taiwan Fact Check Center, with its first piece released on Tues...

Taiwan has highest ATM density in the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has one Automated Teller Machine (ATM) per 826 residents, giving the island country the highest ATM density in the world. By the end of April, Taiwan counted a t...

Societe Generale approved to issue Taiwan dollar green bonds

Taipei (CNA) - Societe Generale, a French-based banking group, has secured approval from the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) to issue Taiwan dollar-denominated "green bonds" in Taiwan...

Taiwanese companies clean up at Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 8 Taiwanese companies won 12 trophies at the Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards in Manila, the Philippines yesterday evening, reported CNA. The awards are organized by ...