CB of China to circulate new NT $2,000 bill

TAIWAN - The Central Bank of China will launch a new purple coloured NT$2,000 bill on July 1 to complete the planned release of five different face value bills, including NT$100, NT$200, NT$500 and NT$1,000 denominations.

"Whoever holds the old-design bank notes should start to exchange them for new ones," said T.H. Chang, director general of Issue Department at the CBC. However, Chang further pointed out, "there is no deadline to exchange (the paper money) since the old notes are also issued