Some companies provide dedicated services to Gold Card holders, or have special certifications for foreign language ability. You may consider them while starting your life in Taiwan. More general information can be found in the Guide to Taiwan .
Four banks offer special services to gold card holders, including custom credit cards and easier access to accounts. Feel free to contact these banks directly with any questions about their offerings:
- First Bank (click on “R.O.C (Taiwan) Employment Gold Cardholder Area”)
- Huanan Bank (click on “Taiwan Employment Gold Card(就業金卡專區)”)
- Mega Bank
- Bank of Taiwan
The Gold Card Office currently gathers feedback on experiences with partner banks to improve the sign-up process. Please provide feedback in this short survey .
Real Estate Agents
The government department responsible for the rental property market has provided the below list of real estate agents that have staff that speak English, Japanese, Spanish or other foreign languages.
You can find more general information about renting a place in the Guide to Taiwan .
Foreigners In Taiwan Hotline: 1990
The National Immigration Agency provides counseling services of daily needs and life adaption for foreigners and new residents in Taiwan. The services include visa, residence, work, education, culture, tax, health insurance, transportation, employment, healthcare, personal safety, parenting, welfare services, legal information, and other daily life information. Chinese, English, Japanese, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Thai, and Cambodian language services are available. Please refer to HERE .