TAIWAN

(yuan = 100 fen (cents))

155-TWD

Last 120 days

Text Box: 	The New Taiwan dollar (in eglish - dollar, in mandarin - yuan)(currency code TWD and common abbreviation NT$), or simply Taiwan dollar, is the official currency of the Republic of China (ROC) within the areas of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen, and Matsu since 1949. Originally issued by the Bank of Taiwan, it is now issued by the Central Bank of China since 2000, when the old notes issued by the Bank of Taiwan were taken out of circulation, but will be redeemable with no time limits.
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: declaration if more than equivalent of 10 000 USD
 Out: previous declaration if more than 10 000 USD 
	Local currency:
  In: declaration if more than 8 000 TWD (250 USD)
 Out: permission if more than 8 000 TWD

NOTES in circulation (2000+)

Text Box: out of circulation from 1.Aug 2007
Text Box: out of circulation from 1.Aug 2007

$ 50 (2002)(28mm,10g)

$ 50 (1996)(28mm,10g)

$ 50 (1992)(24mm,8.25g)

$ 20 (2001)(26.85mm,8.5g)

$ 10 (1981)(26mm,7.5g)

$ 10 (1997+ many types commemorative)

$ 5 (1981)(22mm,4.4g)

$ 5 (2001+ many types)

$ 1 (1995+ many types)

$ 1 (1981)(20mm,3.8g)

$ 0.50 (5 chiao)(1991-98)

$ 0.50 (5 chiao)(1981)(18mm,3g)

 1 chiao (1991-98)

 1 chiao (1999+) alluminium

 1 chiao (2005-steel)

$200, $500 (2009) stimulus vouchers

Text Box: 	On 19.1.2009  every citizen of Taiwan received 3600 TWD in vouchers. To encourage their use some shops (especially electronics) offers cheaper goods for them.  
Oval: to the rates
Text Box: No more in circulation
Text Box: No more in circulation
Text Box: No more in circulation
Commemorative NT$100 noteImage result for taiwan coins pictures

 

NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes

TWD 2 000, 1 000, 500, 200, 100 (2001+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

TWD 1000 , 500 (2000)

xx / xx %

no limits

 

OLDER YUAN 1 000, 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 1; cents 50, 5, 1  (1949+)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coins

NT$ (new Taiwan yuan or dollars) 50 (2002); 20 (2001); 10, 5, 1, 0.50 (1981+)

50 / xx %

in circulation

OLDER COINS (1949+)

xx / xx %

no limits?

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

35 980

23 036 087

Chinese (official)

Buddhist 93 %

male 74.49

 

Taipei 2 722 600

Taiwanese

Christian 4.5 %

female 80.28

2005 : 26 700 (36)

Kaohsiung 1 514 900

 

 

 

 

TWD 2000 (2002)(160*70mm)

TWD 1000 (2005)(160*70mm)

TWD 2000 (2000)(160*70mm)

TWD 500 (2005)(155*70mm)

TWD 500 (2000)(155*70mm)

TWD 200 (2002)(150*70mm)

commemorative TWD 100 (2011)

 

TWD 100 (2001)(145*70mm)