August,2016 statistics of the Department of Commerce for number of cases of the company name and business scope pre-screening application is totally 8,229.The results shown as the attachment.
??Pursuant to Article 18, Paragraph 5 of the Company Act:Before proceeding to the company incorporation registration procedure, a company shall first apply for approval and reservation,for a specific period of time, of its corporate name and the scope of its business. Rules for examination and approval of such application shall be prescribed by the central competent authority.
Source: Ministry of Economic Affairs