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A building, or edifice, is a structure with a roof and walls standing more or less permanently in one place, such as a house or factory.
Chinese characters are logograms primarily used in the writing of Chinese and Japanese.
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is an international body in the field of tall buildings and sustainable urban design.
An elevator (US and Canada) or lift (UK, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, and South Africa, Nigeria) is a type of vertical transportation that moves people or goods between floors (levels, decks) of a building, vessel, or other structure.
HOK, formerly Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum, is an American worldwide design, architecture, engineering and urban planning firm.
A hotel is an establishment that provides paid lodging on a short-term basis.
Kanji (漢字) are the adopted logographic Chinese characters that are used in the Japanese writing system.
Kaohsiung City (Hokkien POJ: Ko-hiông; Hakka: Kô-hiùng; old names: Takao, Takow, Takau) is a special municipality located in southern-western Taiwan and facing the Taiwan Strait.
Kaohsiung Rapid Transit System, is a rapid transit and light rail system covering the metropolitan area of Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
The Lantern Festival or the Spring Lantern Festival is a Chinese festival celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month in the lunisolar Chinese calendar.
Lingya District is a district of Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
This list of tallest buildings in the world ranks skyscrapers by height.
This is a list of skyscrapers in Taiwan.
New Taiwan dollar (sign: NT$; code: TWD) is the official currency of Taiwan.
An office is generally a room or other area where administrative work is done by an organization's users in order to support and realize objects and goals of the organization.
A pyramid (from πυραμίς) is a structure whose outer surfaces are triangular and converge to a single point at the top, making the shape roughly a pyramid in the geometric sense.
The Kaohsiung MRT Sanduo Shopping District station is a station on the Red Line in Lingya District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Shin Kong Life Tower is the third tallest building in Taiwan at 51 storeys.
A shopping mall is a modern, chiefly North American, term for a form of shopping precinct or shopping center, in which one or more buildings form a complex of shops representing merchandisers with interconnecting walkways that enable customers to walk from unit to unit.
A skyscraper is a continuously habitable high-rise building that has over 40 floors and is taller than approximately.
The Taipei 101 / TAIPEI 101, formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center – is a landmark supertall skyscraper in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia.
Taiwan under Japanese rule is the period between 1895 and 1945 in which the island of Taiwan (including the Penghu Islands) was a dependency of the Empire of Japan, after Qing China lost the First Sino-Japanese War to Japan and ceded Taiwan Province in the Treaty of Shimonoseki.
Tetraphobia (from Greek τετράς—tetras, "four" and φόβος—phobos, "fear") is the practice of avoiding instances of the number.
Turner Construction Company is an American construction company.