Chinese central bankers in visit to Taiwan

TAIWAN - A China central bank delegation heading to Taiwan may include the highest-level official yet to visit the island as Taiwan banks prepare to open their first offices across the strait, the Taipei Times said.

The delegation may include Li Ruogu, an assistant to the governor of the People's Bank of China, the report said. Li's responsibilities includes approval of applications from banks to set up operations in China, the report said.

The delegation will visit Taiwan on 14 October or 15 O