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Taiwan to increase shipping rates for parcels and mail to US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese sending small parcels and express mail to the U.S. will have to pay a higher postage rate starting March 8 to reflect increasing international transportation cos...

Taiwan banks offer new bills for Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — For Taiwanese wanting to put new banknotes in red envelopes for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday, the country's state-owned financial institutions will provide a ba...

Taiwan's JCIC honors institutions for quality credit information management

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Joint Credit Information Center (JCIC) awarded 39 Taiwanese financial institutions on Tuesday (Dec. 29) for good practices that have safeguarded financial stability in...

Taiwan post office releases Hello Kitty products ahead of Christmas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chunghwa Post Co., Ltd. on Thursday (Dec. 17) for the first time released products decorated with the popular Hello Kitty cartoon character ahead of the Christmas period. ...

Taiwan reveals stamps for Year of the Ox

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chunghwa Post will mark the Year of the Ox with a set of two stamps and a souvenir sheet aptly themed “turning the situation around.” The images on the stam...

Chunghwa Post to release new collection of Taiwan-related stamps

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chunghwa Post is set to release a series of postage stamps later this year featuring various images ranging from Chinese zodiac signs to spectacular solar phenomena in Tai...

Taiwan’s e-payment users expected to exceed 10 million in August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of electronic payment (e-payment) users in Taiwan is expected to break the 10 million mark in August following the Financial Supervisory Commission’s (FSC...

Chunghwa Post features Nantou in new set of Taiwan stamps

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chunghwa Post is releasing a new set of stamps on Aug. 12. featuring scenery in Nantou, the only landlocked county in Taiwan, in a bid to promote tourism. Part of the F...

Chunghwa Post says suspicious seeds sent to Canada not originally from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An unsolicited parcel of seeds labeled as being from Taiwan and sent to Canada was transshipped through Taiwan from a third country, according to Chunghwa Post Co. (中華郵政)....

Photo of the Day: Stamps mark Taiwan's coronavirus fight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's national postal service Chunghwa Post announced on Monday (May 25) that it will be releasing two new stamps to promote the government's highly successful ...

SinoPac picks economist to be Taiwan's first-ever female chair of privately owned bank

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The SinoPac Financial Holdings board of directors appointed the scholar Chen Shi-kuan (陳思寬) as its chair, marking the first time in Taiwan's history that a woman has h...

New designs to celebrate upcoming presidential inauguration in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's newest commemorative products for the upcoming Presidential and Vice Presidential Inauguration highlight the courage and confidence of the Taiwanese people in...

Taiwan post offices to require visitors to wear masks against coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the example of public transportation, post offices in Taiwan will start requiring visitors to wear masks to protect themselves from the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-...

Taiwan rolls out bailout plan for airline industry amid coronavirus crisis

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The government of Taiwan is expected to flesh out a bailout plan by the end of the week to help the aviation industry weather the coronavirus outbreak. Chunghwa Post Co...

Taiwan's mask rationing system could end by late Feb.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) on Tuesday (Feb. 11) announced that as production has ramped up significantly, the face mask rationing system will likely be phased ...