PlayStation Taiwan has confirmed via Facebook that the traditional Chinese language release of Persona 5 will be releasing in 2017. Previously, Play-Asia had listed a Chinese language release for September 15th, 2016.
A Japanese language version of Persona 5 will still be releasing in Asia on September 15th, simultaneously with the Japanese release.
Both Asian releases of Persona 5 will be exclusively on the PS4.
Persona 5 is slated to be released for the PS3 and PS4 in Japan on September 15, 2016. It will release in North America and Europe on February 14, 2017, and in traditional Chinese in 2017.