The Ministry of Economic Affairs announced the "Regulations governing Applications for Registration of Limited Partnerships" on December 1, 2015. Major provisions of the Regulations include:(1) limited partnerships may use electronic documents to file their applications via the internet; (2) required documents for various types of registrations are specified; (3) the application for registration of a branch of a foreign limited partnership must be made by its responsible person in Taiwan; (4) the mandatory registration items shall be filed within 15 days after the date of occurrence.