June 13 (Reuters) -
* Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission said local banks’ exposure in investments and loans in Panama totals T$80.6 billion ($2.67 billion) as of April.
* Panama has established diplomatic ties with China and broken with Taiwan in a major victory for Beijing, which continues to lure away the dwindling number of countries that have formal relations with the self-ruled island.
* Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen said China’s move to establish diplomatic ties with Panama has affected the current stable situation across the Taiwan Strait. (Reporting by Emily Chan; Writing by Faith Hung)