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 ...

Taiwan fact-checking center to be established to combat fake news

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To combat fake news, Taiwan Media Watch and the Association for Quality Journalism are collaborating to set up a fact-checking center. The two local non-profit organiza...

EasyCards in Taipei add function to link bank accounts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) announced at a press conference March 19 that the EasyCard Corporation is partnering with 12 major banks for the option to link EasyCards to t...

Over 19 million credit cards to waive public service transaction fees

Taipei, Dec. 26 (CNA) Credit cards issued by eight state-owned banks and five private banks are to waive transaction fees when they are used at government institutions and public hospitals from Jan. 1...