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A Better Tomorrow is a 1986 Hong Kong crime film, directed by John Woo, and starring Ti Lung, Leslie Cheung and Chow Yun-fat.
About Love is a 2005 film.
Academia Sinica (Han characters: 中央研究院, literally "central research academy"; abbreviated AS), headquartered in Nangang District, Taipei, is the national academy of Taiwan.
Adam Kane is an American cinematographer, film director, television director and producer.
Air pollution occurs when harmful or excessive quantities of substances including gases, particulates, and biological molecules are introduced into Earth's atmosphere.
Anchorage (officially called the Municipality of Anchorage) (Dena'ina Athabascan: Dgheyaytnu) is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. state of Alaska.
Andrew Lau Wai-Keung (born 4 April 1960) is a Hong Kong film director, producer, and cinematographer.
Ang Lee OBS (born October 23, 1954) is a Taiwanese film director and screenwriter.
The Apple Daily is a newspaper printed in Taiwan and owned by Hong Kong-based Next Digital.
An art museum or art gallery is a building or space for the exhibition of art, usually visual art.
Arvin Chen (born 26 November 1978) is a Taiwanese American film writer and director best known for his film Au Revoir Taipei, a Mandarin romantic comedy film set in Taipei and executive produced by Wim Wenders.
Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.
The Asian Baseball Championship is the main championship tournament between national baseball teams in Asia, governed by the Baseball Federation of Asia (BFA).
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of association football in Asia and Australia.
Asian Network of Major Cities 21 is a body representing the interests of several of Asia's largest capital cities around common themes of importance, including urban planning, sustainability and crisis management.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Asunción is the capital and largest city of Paraguay.
AsusTek Computer Inc. (stylised as ASUSTeK or ΛSUS) is a Taiwanese multinational computer and phone hardware and electronics company headquartered in Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Atlanta is the capital city and most populous municipality of the state of Georgia in the United States.
Au Revoir Taipei is a 2010 Taiwanese romantic comedy film set in Taipei and is Arvin Chen's feature directorial debut.
Azaleas are flowering shrubs in the genus Rhododendron, particularly the former sections Tsutsuji (evergreen) and Pentanthera (deciduous).
Banjul, officially the City of Banjul and formerly known as Bathurst, is the capital of The Gambia and is in a division of the same name.
A banyan, also spelled "banian", is a fig that begins its life as an epiphyte, i.e. a plant that grows on another plant, when its seed germinates in a crack or crevice of a host tree or edifice.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting and fielding.
Basketball is a team sport played on a rectangular court.
Beijing, formerly romanized as Peking, is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the world's second most populous city proper, and most populous capital city.
Beitou District is the northernmost of the twelve districts of Taipei City, Taiwan.
Betelnut Beauty is a 2001 Taiwanese film directed by Lin Cheng-sheng.
A bicycle, also called a cycle or bike, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other.
The birth rate (technically, births/population rate) is the total number of live births per 1,000 in a population in a year or period.
Bissau is the capital city of the African Republic of Guinea-Bissau.
Bitan, historically called Shi-Bitan, is a tourist spot in Xindian District, New Taipei City, Republic of China (Taiwan).
Blue Gate Crossing is a 2002 Taiwanese film by writer-director Yee Chin-yen.
Bombardier Transportation is the rail equipment division of the Canadian firm Bombardier Inc. Bombardier Transportation is one of the world's largest companies in the rail vehicle and equipment manufacturing and servicing industry.
Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
Buddhism is the world's fourth-largest religion with over 520 million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists.
Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.
The Burj Khalifa (برج خليفة, Arabic for "Khalifa Tower"; pronounced), known as the Burj Dubai before its inauguration in 2010, is a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Cannot Live Without You is a 2009 Taiwanese film directed by Leon Dai, a professional Taiwanese actor.
A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.
The Central Daily News was the official newspaper of the Kuomintang and is one of the world's oldest Chinese-language newspapers, having been in circulation since 1928.
A central government is the government of a nation-state and is a characteristic of a unitary state.
The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) is the government meteorological research and forecasting institution of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
Chen Kuo-fu (born 13 May 1958) is a Taiwanese film director, screenwriter and producer.
Chen Shui-bian (born October 12, 1950) is a retired Taiwanese politician and lawyer who served as President of the Republic of China (Taiwan) from 2000 to 2008.
Chengdu, formerly romanized as Chengtu, is a sub-provincial city which serves as the capital of China's Sichuan province.
Chiang Kai-shek (31 October 1887 – 5 April 1975), also romanized as Chiang Chieh-shih or Jiang Jieshi and known as Chiang Chungcheng, was a political and military leader who served as the leader of the Republic of China between 1928 and 1975, first in mainland China until 1949 and then in exile in Taiwan.
The National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is a national monument, landmark and tourist attraction erected in memory of Chiang Kai-shek, former President of the Republic of China.
Chiayi, officially known as Chiayi City and sometimes as Chia-I, is a provincial city located in the plains of southwestern Taiwan.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
China Television Company, Ltd. (CTV) (Formerly called Taiwan Daytime TV (TDT) in 1969-1975) was established on September 3, 1968, by the then-ruling Nationalist Party of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
The China Times is a daily Chinese newspaper published in Taiwan.
China University of Technology (CUTe) is a private university in Taipei, Taiwan.
Chinese architecture is a style of architecture that has taken shape in East Asia over many centuries.
Chinese characters are logograms primarily used in the writing of Chinese and Japanese.
The Chinese Civil War was a war fought between the Kuomintang (KMT)-led government of the Republic of China and the Communist Party of China (CPC).
The Chinese Culture University (CCU) is a private Taiwanese university located in Yangmingshan in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan. CCU was established in 1962 and is one of the largest universities in Taiwan with an enrollment of about 32,000 students. Satellite campuses are located in the Jianguo, Ximending, and Zhongxiao East Road areas of Taipei City. CCU has a vast collaboration and network with top universities around the world. The school was founded as Far East University in 1962 by Chang Chi-yun, and renamed College of Chinese Culture by President Chiang Kai-shek in 1963. It became Chinese Culture University in 1980. CCU is organized into twelve academic colleges: Liberal Arts, Foreign Language and Literature, Social Sciences, Science, Engineering, Business Administration, Journalism and Communications, Arts, Environmental Design, Law, Agriculture, and Education.
Chinese folk religion (Chinese popular religion) or Han folk religion is the religious tradition of the Han people, including veneration of forces of nature and ancestors, exorcism of harmful forces, and a belief in the rational order of nature which can be influenced by human beings and their rulers as well as spirits and gods.
"Chinese Taipei" is the name for Taiwan designated in the Nagoya Resolution whereby the Republic of China (ROC) and the People's Republic of China (PRC) recognize each other when it comes to the activities of the International Olympic Committee.
The Chinese Taipei national football team is the official name given by FIFA to the national association football team of Taiwan aka Republic of China.
The Chinese Television System Inc. is a broadcast television station in the Republic of China (Taiwan) and was founded in 1971.
Chung T'ien Television (CTi TV), is a nationwide cable TV network based in Taiwan.
Chunghwa Telecom is the largest telecommunications company in Taiwan and the incumbent mobile, PSTN and broadband carrier there.
CipherLab is a company that designs, manufactures and markets automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) products and systems.
A city council, town council, town board, or board of aldermen is the legislative body that governs a city, town, municipality, or local government area.
Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County.
The Communist Party of China (CPC), also referred to as the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), is the founding and ruling political party of the People's Republic of China.
A concert is a live music performance in front of an audience.
A contactless smart card is a contactless credential whose dimensions are credit-card size.
Core Pacific City, also known as the Living Mall is a shopping center in Songshan District, Taipei, Taiwan, and has a total floor space of 204,190 square meters.
Cotonou, is the largest city and economic centre of Benin.
A creditor is a party (for example, person, organization, company, or government) that has a claim on the services of a second party.
Crime Story is a 1993 Hong Kong action film directed by Kirk Wong, and starring Jackie Chan, Kent Cheng, Law Kar-ying and Puishan Au-yeung.
CTS Education and Culture is a free-to-air television station in Taiwan, operated by Chinese Television System (CTS).
CTS News and Info is a digital television news channel operated by Chinese Television System (CTS) in Taiwan.
CTV Classic, formerly known as CTV MyLife, is a digital television channel operated by China Television (CTV) in Taiwan.
CTV News Channel (Pinyin: Zhōng shì xīnwén tái) is a digital television channel operated by China Television (CTV) in Taiwan, launched on July 1, 2004.
Culture is the social behavior and norms found in human societies.
D-Link Corporation is a Taiwanese multinational networking equipment manufacturing corporation headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan.
Da'an District or Daan District is an important educational, commercial, residential and cultural district of Taipei City, Republic of China (Taiwan).
Daan Forest Park or Da'an Park is a public park located near the centre of the Da'an District of Taipei, Taiwan.
Daegu (대구, 大邱, literally 'large hill') formerly spelled Taegu and officially known as the Daegu Metropolitan City, is a city in South Korea, the fourth largest after Seoul, Busan, and Incheon, and the third largest metropolitan area in the nation with over 2.5 million residents.
Dakar is the capital and largest city of Senegal.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
Dalongdong, or Toalongpong (and variants 大浪泵/大隆同), is an old village in historical Taipei located nears the narrows of the intersection between the Keelung and Tamsui Rivers.
Dalongdong Baoan Temple also known as the Taipei Baoan Temple is a Taiwanese folk religion temple built in the Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Datong District or Tatung is a district of Taipei City, Taiwan.
The Deaflympics (previously called World Games for the Deaf, and International Games for the Deaf) are an International Olympic Committee (IOC)-sanctioned event at which deaf athletes compete at an elite level.
Democracy (δημοκρατία dēmokraa thetía, literally "rule by people"), in modern usage, has three senses all for a system of government where the citizens exercise power by voting.
The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), also known as Minjindang (MJD) is a liberal political party in the Taiwan and the dominant party in the Pan-Green Coalition as it is currently the majority ruling party, controlling both the presidency and the unicameral Legislative Yuan.
DigiTimes is a daily newspaper for semiconductor, electronics, computer and communications industries in Taiwan and the Greater China region.
Dihua Street is a street located in the Dadaocheng area of Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan winding from the south of the district to close to the north in the old village of Dalongdong.
A direct-controlled municipality is the highest level classification for cities used by unitary state, with status equal to that of the provinces in the respective countries.
Districts are administrative subdivisions of Special municipalities and provincial cities of Taiwan.
Double Vision is a 2002 action horror film directed by Chen Kuo-fu.
Doze Niu (born: June 22, 1966) is a Taiwanese actor, film director, show host, screenwriter and producer.
The Duanwu Festival, also often known as the Dragon Boat Festival, is a traditional holiday originating in China, occurring near the summer solstice.
Dubai (دبي) is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Dust in the Wind is a 1986 film by Taiwanese filmmaker Hou Hsiao-hsien.
A dust storm is a meteorological phenomenon common in arid and semi-arid regions.
East Asia is the eastern subregion of the Asian continent, which can be defined in either geographical or ethno-cultural "The East Asian cultural sphere evolves when Japan, Korea, and what is today Vietnam all share adapted elements of Chinese civilization of this period (that of the Tang dynasty), in particular Buddhism, Confucian social and political values, and literary Chinese and its writing system." terms.
Eastern Broadcasting Company (EBC), originally called Eastern Television (ETTV), is a nationwide cable TV network in Taiwan that is operated by the Eastern Broadcasting Group, which also operates the online news site ETtoday.
The EasyCard is a contactless smartcard system operated by the EasyCard Corporation, which was previously named the "Taipei Smart Card Corporation", for payment on the Taipei Metro (also known as "Taipei MRT", or "Taipei Rapid Transit System"), buses, and other public transport services in Taipei since June 2002, expanded to multiple place of business.
Eat Drink Man Woman() is a 1994 Taiwanese comedy-drama film directed by Ang Lee and starring Sihung Lung, Yu-wen Wang, Chien-lien Wu, and Kuei-mei Yang.
Education is the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge, skills, values, beliefs, and habits.
Edward Yang (November 6, 1947 – June 29, 2007) was a Taiwanese filmmaker.
The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.
An enclave is a territory, or a part of a territory, that is entirely surrounded by the territory of one other state.
The Environmental Protection Administration, Executive Yuan (EPA) is a cabinet-level executive agency responsible for protecting and conserving the environment in the Republic of China.
Era Television is a nationwide cable TV network in Taiwan that is operated by ERA Communications Inc., established in October 1996.
Eslite Bookstore is one of the largest retail bookstore chains in Taiwan.
The Executive Yuan is the executive branch of the government of the Republic of China on Taiwan.
Expo 2010, officially the Expo 2010 Shanghai China, was held on both banks of the Huangpu River in Shanghai, China, from 1 May to 31 October 2010.
The February 28 Incident or the February 28 Massacre, also known as the 2.28 Incident (from), was an anti-government uprising in Taiwan that was violently suppressed by the Kuomintang-led Republic of China government, which killed thousands of civilians beginning on 28 February 1947.
The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body.
Fireworks are a class of low explosive pyrotechnic devices used for aesthetic and entertainment purposes.
The First Sino-Japanese War (25 July 1894 – 17 April 1895) was fought between Qing dynasty of China and Empire of Japan, primarily for influence over Joseon.
Flight International (or simply Flight) is a weekly magazine focused on aerospace, published in the United Kingdom.
Fog is a visible aerosol consisting of minute water droplets or ice crystals suspended in the air at or near the Earth's surface.
The Forbidden City is a palace complex in central Beijing, China.
A foreign direct investment (FDI) is an investment in the form of a controlling ownership in a business in one country by an entity based in another country.
Formosa Betrayed is a 2009 American political thriller film directed by Adam Kane, written by Charlie Stratton, Yann Samuell, Brian Askew, and Nathaniel Goodman, with a story by Will Tiao and Katie Swain, and starring James Van Der Beek.
Formosa Television is a television station based in Taipei, Taiwan.
FTV News (Pinyin: Mín shì xīnwén tái) is a digital television news channel operated by Formosa Television (FTV) in Taiwan, launched on 11 June 1997.
FTV One is a digital television channel operated by Formosa Television (FTV) in Taiwan.
Fujian (pronounced), formerly romanised as Foken, Fouken, Fukien, and Hokkien, is a province on the southeast coast of mainland China.
Gala Television Corporation is a nationwide cable TV network in Taiwan that is operated by the Gala Television Corporation, established on June 13, 1997.
A garden / flora festival or exposition is a festival and exposition held to celebrate the arts of gardening, garden design, landscaping and landscape architecture.
George Town, the capital city of the Malaysian state of Penang, is located at the northeastern tip of Penang Island.
The Ghost Festival, also known as the Hungry Ghost Festival, Zhongyuan Jie (中元节), Gui Jie (鬼节) or Yulan Festival is a traditional Buddhist and Taoist festival held in certain Asian countries.
Gimpo International Airport (김포국제공항), commonly known as Gimpo Airport (formerly Kimpo International Airport), is located in the far western end of Seoul, some west of the Central District of Seoul.
A global city, also called world city or sometimes alpha city or world center, is a city which is a primary node in the global economic network.
The Gold Coast is a coastal city in the Australian state of Queensland, approximately south-southeast of the state capital Brisbane and immediately north of the border with New South Wales.
The Government of the Republic of China was formally established in 1912 in Nanking, with Sun Yat-sen as President of the Provisional Government of the Republic of China under the Provisional Constitution of the Republic of China.
The was the head of government of Japanese Taiwan (including Formosa and the Pescadores) when they were part of the Empire of Japan, from 1895 to 1945.
The Grand Hotel, is a landmark located at Yuanshan (圓山) in Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Guam (Chamorro: Guåhån) is an unincorporated and organized territory of the United States in Micronesia in the western Pacific Ocean.
The Guang Hua Digital Plaza (Chinese: 光華數位新天地 or 光華商場) is a six-story, indoor technological and electronics market located in Taipei, Taiwan.
Guatemala City (Ciudad de Guatemala), locally known as Guatemala or Guate, officially Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción (New Guatemala of the Assumption), is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Guatemala, and the most populous in Central America.
The Hakkas, sometimes Hakka Han, are Han Chinese people whose ancestral homes are chiefly in the Hakka-speaking provincial areas of Guangdong, Fujian, Jiangxi, Guangxi, Sichuan, Hunan, Zhejiang, Hainan and Guizhou.
is a city located in western Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.
The Han Chinese,.
, commonly known as, Tokyo Haneda Airport, and Haneda International Airport, is one of the two primary airports that serve the Greater Tokyo Area, and is the primary base of Japan's two major domestic airlines, Japan Airlines (Terminal 1) and All Nippon Airways (Terminal 2), as well as Air Do, Skymark Airlines, Solaseed Air, and StarFlyer.
Happy Together (春光乍洩) is a 1997 Hong Kong romance film directed by Wong Kar-wai, starring Leslie Cheung and Tony Leung Chiu-wai, that depicts a turbulent romance.
is a district in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.
Hau Lung-pin (born 22 August 1952) is a Taiwanese politician.
Helsinki (or;; Helsingfors) is the capital city and most populous municipality of Finland.
Highways in Taiwan are classified into five types.
There are traditionally four historical capitals of China, collectively referred to as the "Four Great Ancient Capitals of China".
The earliest known written records of the history of China date from as early as 1250 BC,William G. Boltz, Early Chinese Writing, World Archaeology, Vol.
Ho Chi Minh City (Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh; or; formerly Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville), also widely known by its former name of Saigon (Sài Gòn; or), is the largest city in Vietnam by population.
The Hoklo people are Han Chinese people whose traditional ancestral homes are in Fujian, South China.
Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.
A hot spring is a spring produced by the emergence of geothermally heated groundwater that rises from the Earth's crust.
Hou Hsiao-hsien (born 8 April 1947) is a Taiwanese film director, screenwriter, producer and actor.
Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas and the fourth most populous city in the United States, with a census-estimated 2017 population of 2.312 million within a land area of.
Hsinchu officially known as Hsinchu City, is a provincial city in northern Taiwan.
Hsing Tian Kong (also Xingtian Temple or Xingtian Gong) is a popular temple in Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan.
A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and mild to cool winters.
IMAX is a system of high-resolution cameras, film formats and film projectors.
Indianapolis is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Indiana and the seat of Marion County.
Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a transcontinental unitary sovereign state located mainly in Southeast Asia, with some territories in Oceania.
Insyde Software is a company that specializes in UEFI system firmware and engineering support services, primarily for OEM and ODM computer and component device manufacturers.
The International Chinese Language Program (ICLP) is an institution for intensive training in formal Mandarin, Taiwanese, Classical Chinese, and other varieties of Chinese.
An international organization is an organization with an international membership, scope, or presence.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
Jay Chou (born 18 January 1979) is a Taiwanese musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, film producer, actor, and director.
Jeddah (sometimes spelled Jiddah or Jedda;; جدة, Hejazi pronunciation) is a city in the Hijaz Tihamah region on the coast of the Red Sea and is the major urban center of western Saudi Arabia. It is the largest city in Makkah Province, the largest seaport on the Red Sea, and with a population of about four million people, the second-largest city in Saudi Arabia after the capital city, Riyadh. Jeddah is Saudi Arabia's commercial capital. Jeddah is the principal gateway to Mecca and Medina, two of the holiest cities in Islam and popular tourist attractions. Economically, Jeddah is focusing on further developing capital investment in scientific and engineering leadership within Saudi Arabia, and the Middle East. Jeddah was independently ranked fourth in the Africa – Mid-East region in terms of innovation in 2009 in the Innovation Cities Index. Jeddah is one of Saudi Arabia's primary resort cities and was named a Beta world city by the Globalization and World Cities Study Group and Network (GaWC). Given the city's close proximity to the Red Sea, fishing and seafood dominates the food culture unlike other parts of the country. In Arabic, the city's motto is "Jeddah Ghair," which translates to "Jeddah is different." The motto has been widely used among both locals as well as foreign visitors. The city had been previously perceived as the "most open" city in Saudi Arabia.
The Taipei Metro Jiantan station is a station on Tamsui Line (Red Line), located in the Jiantan (劍潭) area of Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Jingmei is a neighborhood in Taipei City.
Jinguashi (Chinkuashih) is a town in Ruifang District, New Taipei City, Taiwan, notable for its historic gold and copper mines.
Johannesburg (also known as Jozi, Joburg and Egoli) is the largest city in South Africa and is one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world.
John Woo SBS (Wu Yu-seng; Ng Yu-sum (Cantonese); born May 1, 1946) is a Chinese-born Hong Kong film director, writer, and producer.
Johnnie To Kei-fung (born 22 April 1955) is a Hong Kong film director and producer.
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.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Keelung, officially known as Keelung City, is a major port city situated in the northeastern part of Taiwan.
Keelung River is a river in northern Taiwan.
Ketagalan Boulevard is an arterial road in Zhongzheng District in Taipei, Taiwan, between the Presidential Building and the East Gate (東門).
Ketagalan or Ketangalan are a Taiwanese aboriginal people originating in what is now the Taipei Basin.
Kinmen Daily News (KMDN) is a newspaper owned by the government of Kinmen County, Fujian Province, Republic of China.
Kirk Wong (黃志強; born March 28, 1949) is a Hong Kong film director and actor.
In Chinese folk religion, Chinese mythology and Taoism; the Kitchen God also known as the Stove God, named Zao Jun, Zao Shen, or Zhang Lang, is the most important of a plethora of Chinese domestic gods that protect the hearth and family.
Ko Wen-je (born 6 August 1959) is a Taiwanese surgeon and politician.
Kota Kinabalu (Jawi), formerly known as Jesselton, is the state capital of Sabah, Malaysia and the capital of the Kota Kinabalu District.
KTRT Joint Venture, or abbreviated "KTRT JV" or shorter "KTRT", means the team formed by KUMAGAI GUMI, TAIWAN KUMAGAI, RSEA, and TA-YO-WEI.
The Kuomintang of China (KMT; often translated as the Nationalist Party of China) is a major political party in the Republic of China on Taiwan, based in Taipei and is currently the opposition political party in the Legislative Yuan.
La Paz, officially known as Nuestra Señora de La Paz (Our Lady of Peace), also named Chuqi Yapu (Chuquiago) in Aymara, is the seat of government and the de facto national capital of the Plurinational State of Bolivia (the constitutional capital of Bolivia is Sucre).
A landmark is a recognizable natural or artificial feature used for navigation, a feature that stands out from its near environment and is often visible from long distances.
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.
Latisha Chan (born August 17, 1989), formerly known by her Chinese name Chan Yung-jan, is a Taiwanese professional tennis player.
Lau Kar Wing (born 1944) is a Hong Kong martial arts film director, action choreographer and actor.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is one of the most popular green building certification programs used worldwide.
Lee Teng-hui (born 15 January 1923) is a Taiwanese politician.
Leon Dai (born 27 July 1966) is a Taiwanese actor and film director.
Liberty Square (also Freedom Square) is a public plaza covering over 240,000 square meters in the Zhongzheng District of Taipei, Taiwan.
The Liberty Times is a newspaper published in Taiwan in Traditional Chinese.
Light rail, light rail transit (LRT), or fast tram is a form of urban rail transport using rolling stock similar to a tramway, but operating at a higher capacity, and often on an exclusive right-of-way.
Lilongwe is the capital city of Malawi with an estimated population of 1,077,116 for 2015.
Lin Cheng-sheng (born March 31, 1959) is a Taiwanese film director.
Lin Yutang (October 10, 1895 – March 26, 1976) was a Chinese writer, translator, linguist, philosopher and inventor.
The following is a list of 22 major administrative divisions of Taiwan, including six special municipalities, three provincial cities, and 13 counties.
Foreign-exchange reserves (also called Forex reserves) are, in a strict sense, only the foreign-currency deposits held by national central banks and monetary authorities (See List of countries by foreign-exchange reserves (excluding gold)).
The following is a list of districts of Taipei City ranked by area.
The following is a list of districts of Taipei City ranked by population.
The following is a list of districts of Taipei City ranked by population density.
These are lists of the world's most expensive cities for expatriate employees (not residents), according to the Mercer, ECA International and Xpatulator.com cost-of-living surveys.
This is a list of schools in Taipei, Taiwan.
The world's tallest artificial structure is the Burj Khalifa in Dubai (of the United Arab Emirates).
The Little League Baseball World Series is an annual baseball tournament in the eastern United States for children aged 10 to 12 years old.
Lomé, with a population of 837,437 (metro population 1,570,283), is the capital and largest city of Togo.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
Luc Besson (born 18 March 1959) is a French film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Lucy is a 2014 English-language French science fiction thriller film written and directed by Luc Besson and produced by his wife Virginie Besson-Silla for his company EuropaCorp.
Lunar New Year is the beginning of a year whose months are coordinated by the cycles of the moon.
Lungshan Temple of Manka is a Chinese folk religious temple in Wanhua District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Ma Ying-jeou (born 13 July 1950), also spelled as Ma Yingjiu, is a Hong Kong-born Taipei-based politician who served as the eighteenth President of the Republic of China from 2008 to 2016 as well as sixth under the 1947 Constitution.
Mainland China, also known as the Chinese mainland, is the geopolitical as well as geographical area under the direct jurisdiction of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
Mainland Chinese or Mainlanders are Chinese people who live in a region considered a "mainland".
Majuro (Marshallese: Mājro) is the capital and largest city of the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
Malabon, officially the City of Malabon (Lungsod ng Malabon), is one of the cities and municipalities that make up Metro Manila in the Philippines.
Managua is the capital and largest city of Nicaragua, and the center of eponymous department.
Mandarin Airlines is an airline based in Taipei, Taiwan, whose parent company is China Airlines.
Mandarin is a group of related varieties of Chinese spoken across most of northern and southwestern China.
The Mandarin Daily News (Gwoyeu Romatzyh: Gwoyeu Ryhbaw; Zhuyin ㄍㄨㄛˊ ㄩˇ ㄖˋ ㄅㄠˋ) is a traditional Chinese children's newspaper published daily in Taiwan.
Mandarin Training Center (MTC) is one of the world's oldest and most distinguished programs for Chinese as a second language study.
Mandopop refers to Mandarin popular music.
Manila (Maynilà, or), officially the City of Manila (Lungsod ng Maynilà), is the capital of the Philippines and the most densely populated city proper in the world.
Maokong is located in Wenshan District of Taipei, Taiwan.
The Maokong Gondola is a gondola lift transportation system in Taipei, Taiwan.
Marshall is a city in and the county seat of Harrison County in northeastern Texas in the United States.
On 19 May 1949, the Governor of Taiwan Province, Chen Cheng, and the Ministry of National Defense of the Republic of China (ROC) promulgated the "Order of Martial Law" to announce the imposition of Taiwan martial law.
Mazovian Voivodeship or Mazovia Province (województwo mazowieckie) is the largest and most populous of the 16 Polish provinces, or voivodeships, created in 1999.
Matsu Daily is a newspaper owned by the government of the Lienchiang County, Fujian Province, Republic of China, an East Asian country which is commonly known by its largest island Taiwan.
The Mayor of Taipei is the head of the Taipei City Government and is elected to a four-year term.
Mbabane (ÉMbábáne) is the capital and largest city in Swaziland.
The Mid-Autumn Festival is a harvest festival celebrated notably by ethnic Chinese and Vietnamese peoples.
A military dependents' village is a community in Taiwan built in the late 1940s and the 1950s whose original purpose was to serve as provisional housing for soldiers of the Republic of China Armed Forces and their dependents from mainland China after the Government of the Republic of China (ROC) and the Kuomintang (KMT) retreated to Taiwan in 1949.
Min Sheng Bao is a tabloid newspaper based in Taiwan, and a sister publication of United Daily News, Taiwan's second biggest selling newspaper.
Ming Chuan University (MCU) is a private university in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan, accredited in the United States of America and by AACSB.
The Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of China (MOI) is a cabinet level policy-making body, governed under the Executive Yuan of the Republic of China.
The Miramar Entertainment Park is a shopping mall in the Dazhi area in Zhongshan District of Taipei, Taiwan.
is an international department store chain with headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.
Modern art includes artistic work produced during the period extending roughly from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the styles and philosophy of the art produced during that era.
Monga is a 2010 Taiwanese gangster film set in 1980s Taipei.
Monrovia is the capital city of the West African country of Liberia.
Monsoon is traditionally defined as a seasonal reversing wind accompanied by corresponding changes in precipitation, but is now used to describe seasonal changes in atmospheric circulation and precipitation associated with the asymmetric heating of land and sea.
Moon Child is a 2003 Japanese action and drama film starring Gackt, Hyde, and Leehom Wang.
Morgan Matthews (born May 21, 1987) is an American former competitive ice dancer.
Mortality rate, or death rate, is a measure of the number of deaths (in general, or due to a specific cause) in a particular population, scaled to the size of that population, per unit of time.
A museum (plural musea or museums) is an institution that cares for (conserves) a collection of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical, or scientific importance.
The Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei (MoCA Taipei) is a museum of contemporary art, located in Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Muzha was a district in Taipei City, Taiwan.
Nangang District is a southeastern district of Taipei, Taiwan.
Nanjing, formerly romanized as Nanking and Nankin, is the capital of Jiangsu province of the People's Republic of China and the second largest city in the East China region, with an administrative area of and a total population of 8,270,500.
Nantou County is the second largest county of Taiwan.
The National Assembly refers to several national parliamentary government organizations of the Republic of China.
National Chengchi University (shortened as "政大") is a national research university, and the earliest public service training facility in modern China.
The National Day of the Republic of China, also referred to as Double Ten Day or Double Tenth Day, is the national day of the Republic of China (ROC). It commemorates the start of the Wuchang Uprising of 10 October 1911 (10-10 or double ten), which led to the collapse of the Qing Dynasty in China and establishment of the ROC on 1 January 1912. During the course of the Chinese Civil War, the government of the Republic of China lost control of mainland China, fleeing to Taiwan Island in December 1949. The National Day is now mainly celebrated in ROC-controlled Taiwan, but is also celebrated by some overseas Chinese.
National Defense Medical Center (NDMC) is a ROC military affiliated medical school in Taipei, Taiwan.
The National Defense University (NDU) is an institution of higher education funded by the United States Department of Defense, intended to facilitate high-level training, education, and the development of national security strategy.
The National Palace Museum, located in Taipei and Taibao, Taiwan, has a permanent collection of nearly 700,000 pieces of ancient Chinese imperial artifacts and artworks, making it one of the largest of its type in the world.
The National Taipei University (NTPU) is a public university in Taiwan, founded in 1949.
National Taipei University of Business (NTUB), formerly known as National Taipei College of Business (NTCB), is a national co-educational college located in Taipei City and Taoyuan City, Taiwan.
National Taipei University of Education (NTUE) is a university located in Da'an District, Taipei, Taiwan that predominantly focuses on teacher training.
The National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences (NTUNHS) is a public university located in Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan.
National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT, Taipei Tech), a top-ranked public technological university in Taiwan, is located in the Daan District of Taipei City, Taiwan.
National Taiwan College of Performing Arts (NTCPA) is a public college located in Neihu District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The National Taiwan Museum (NTM), established in 1908, is the oldest museum in Taiwan.
National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU), or Shīdà, is an institution of higher education and normal school operating out of three campuses in Taipei, Taiwan.
National Taiwan University (NTU;; colloquially, 台大; Táidà)The name of the university is translated using Chinese word order.
The National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH) started operations under Japanese rule in Daitōtei (today's Dadaocheng) on 18 June 1895, and moved to its present location in 1898.
The National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), commonly referred to as Taiwan Tech, is a public/national technological university located in Taipei, Taiwan.
The National Theater and National Concert Hall are twin performing arts venues at Liberty Square in Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan.
National Yang-Ming University (NYMU) is a research university located in Shipai, Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Neihu District is a district of Taipei City, Taiwan.
New Taipei City is a special municipality and the most populous city in Taiwan.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Night markets in Taiwan are street markets in Taiwan that operate in urban or suburban areas.
Nightlife is a collective term for entertainment that is available and generally more popular from the late evening into the early hours of the morning.
Nuevo León, or New Leon, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Nuevo León (Estado Libre y Soberano de Nuevo León), is one of the 31 states which, with Mexico City, compose the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico.
The Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) is a Dutch architectural firm based in Rotterdam, founded in 1975 by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas and Greek architect Elia Zenghelis, along with Madelon Vriesendorp and Zoe Zenghelis.
Oklahoma City, often shortened to OKC, is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Oklahoma.
is a 2005 Japanese horror film that is the sequel to the 2004 J-Horror film One Missed Call.
Orange County is a county in the U.S. state of California.
Ouagadougou (Mossi) is the capital of Burkina Faso and the administrative, communications, cultural, and economic centre of the nation.
The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and Asia. It was fought over a vast area that included the Pacific Ocean and islands, the South West Pacific, South-East Asia, and in China (including the 1945 Soviet–Japanese conflict). The Second Sino-Japanese War between the Empire of Japan and the Republic of China had been in progress since 7 July 1937, with hostilities dating back as far as 19 September 1931 with the Japanese invasion of Manchuria. However, it is more widely accepted that the Pacific War itself began on 7/8 December 1941, when Japan invaded Thailand and attacked the British possessions of Malaya, Singapore, and Hong Kong as well as the United States military and naval bases in Hawaii, Wake Island, Guam and the Philippines. The Pacific War saw the Allies pitted against Japan, the latter briefly aided by Thailand and to a much lesser extent by the Axis allied Germany and Italy. The war culminated in the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and other large aerial bomb attacks by the Allies, accompanied by the Soviet declaration of war and invasion of Manchuria on 9 August 1945, resulting in the Japanese announcement of intent to surrender on 15 August 1945. The formal surrender of Japan ceremony took place aboard the battleship in Tokyo Bay on 2 September 1945. Japan's Shinto Emperor was forced to relinquish much of his authority and his divine status through the Shinto Directive in order to pave the way for extensive cultural and political reforms. After the war, Japan lost all rights and titles to its former possessions in Asia and the Pacific, and its sovereignty was limited to the four main home islands.
The pan-Blue coalition, pan-Blue force or pan-Blue groups is a loose political coalition in Taiwan (Republic of China), consisting of the Kuomintang (KMT), the People First Party (PFP), New Party (CNP), and Minkuotang (MKT).
The pan-Green coalition, pan-Green force or pan-Green groups is a loose political coalition in Taiwan (Republic of China), consisting of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), Taiwan Solidarity Union (TSU), Taiwan Independence Party (TAIP), and Taiwan Constitution Association (TCA).
Panama City (Ciudad de Panamá) is the capital and largest city of Panama.
A parade (also called march or marchpast) is a procession of people, usually organized along a street, often in costume, and often accompanied by marching bands, floats or sometimes large balloons.
Atmospheric aerosol particles, also known as atmospheric particulate matter, particulate matter (PM), particulates, or suspended particulate matter (SPM) are microscopic solid or liquid matter suspended in Earth's atmosphere.
Pe̍h-ōe-jī (abbreviated POJ, literally vernacular writing, also known as Church Romanization) is an orthography used to write variants of Southern Min Chinese, particularly Taiwanese Southern Min and Amoy Hokkien.
Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia.
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona.
Pingxi District (historically spelled Pinghsi), is a rural district in New Taipei, Taiwan.
Hanyu Pinyin Romanization, often abbreviated to pinyin, is the official romanization system for Standard Chinese in mainland China and to some extent in Taiwan.
Plains indigenous peoples, previously called plain aborigines, are Taiwanese indigenous peoples originally residing in low land regions, as opposed to Highland indigenous peoples.
The controversy regarding the political status of Taiwan, sometimes referred to as the Taiwan Issue or Taiwan Strait Issue, or from a Taiwanese perspective as the Mainland Issue, is a result of the Chinese Civil War and the subsequent split of China into the two present-day self-governing entities of the People's Republic of China (PRC; commonly known as China) and the Republic of China (ROC; commonly known as Taiwan).
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs, also polyaromatic hydrocarbons or polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons) are hydrocarbons—organic compounds containing only carbon and hydrogen—that are composed of multiple aromatic rings (organic rings in which the electrons are delocalized).
Prague (Praha, Prag) is the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic, the 14th largest city in the European Union and also the historical capital of Bohemia.
The President of Taiwan, officially the President of the Republic of China, is the head of state and the head of government of Taiwan.
The Presidential Office Building houses the Office of the President of the Republic of China.
Pretoria is a city in the northern part of Gauteng, South Africa.
Private transport (as opposed to public transport) is transportation service which is not available for use by the general public.
A proximity sensor is a sensor able to detect the presence of nearby objects without any physical contact.
PTS2 is a digital television channel operated by Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation (PTS) in Taiwan.
Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation (PTS Foundation/Public Television Service Foundation), also called Public Television Service (PTS), is the first independent public broadcasting institution in Taiwan, which broadcasts the Public Television Service Taiwan.
Public transport (also known as public transportation, public transit, or mass transit) is transport of passengers by group travel systems available for use by the general public, typically managed on a schedule, operated on established routes, and that charge a posted fee for each trip.
Qidong Street Japanese Houses is located in the Zhongzheng District of Taipei, Taiwan.
The Qing dynasty, also known as the Qing Empire, officially the Great Qing, was the last imperial dynasty of China, established in 1636 and ruling China from 1644 to 1912.
The Qingming or Ching Ming festival, also known as Tomb-Sweeping Day in English (sometimes also called Chinese Memorial Day or Ancestors' Day), is a traditional Chinese festival.
Qixing Mountain, also spelled Qixingshan or Chihsing Mountain, is located on the Datun Volcano Group and is the highest mountain in Taipei, at the rim of Taipei Basin.
Quezon City (Lungsod Quezon,; Ciudad Quezón; also known as QC or Kyusi) is the most populous city in the Philippines.
Rail transport in Taiwan consists of 1691.8 km (as of 2015) of railway networks.
Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary is a large American dictionary, first published in 1966 as The Random House Dictionary of the English Language: The Unabridged Edition.
Rapid transit or mass rapid transit, also known as heavy rail, metro, MRT, subway, tube, U-Bahn or underground, is a type of high-capacity public transport generally found in urban areas.
Rebels of the Neon God is a 1992 Taiwanese film by Tsai Ming-liang.
The Red House Theater, often called Hong Lo Red Play House, Red Theater, Ximen Honglou or Ximen Red House in English, is a historic theater in Ximending, Wanhua District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Remment Lucas "Rem" Koolhaas (born 17 November 1945) is a Dutch architect, architectural theorist, urbanist and Professor in Practice of Architecture and Urban Design at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University.
The Republic of China was a sovereign state in East Asia, that occupied the territories of modern China, and for part of its history Mongolia and Taiwan.
Taiwan Retrocession Day is an annual observance and unofficial holiday in the Republic of China to commemorate the end of 50 years of Japanese rule of Taiwan and Penghu, and their handover to China on 25 October 1945.
Riga (Rīga) is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
Riga City Council (Rīgas Dome) is the government of Riga City, the capital of Latvia.
Robert Earl Wise (September 10, 1914 – September 14, 2005) was an American film director, producer and editor.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
San José (literally meaning "Saint Joseph") is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica.
San Nicolás de los Garza, sometimes known only as San Nicolás, is a city and coextensive municipality in the Mexican state of Nuevo León that is part of the Monterrey Metropolitan area.
San Salvador ("Holy Savior") is the capital and the most populous city of El Salvador and its eponymous department.
Sanlih Entertainment Television or Sanlih E-Television (SET) is a nationwide cable TV network operated in Taiwan which was founded in May 1993.
Santo Domingo (meaning "Saint Dominic"), officially Santo Domingo de Guzmán, is the capital and largest city in the Dominican Republic and the largest metropolitan area in the Caribbean by population.
A scooter (also referred to as a motor scooter to avoid confusion with kick scooter, but not to be confused with a motorized scooter) is a type of motorcycle with a step-through frame and a platform for the rider's feet.
The secondary sector of the economy includes industries that produce a finished, usable product or are involved in construction.
Secret is a 2007 Taiwanese film.
Seoul (like soul; 서울), officially the Seoul Special Metropolitan City – is the capital, Constitutional Court of Korea and largest metropolis of South Korea.
SET Metro is a television channel of the Sanlih E-Television in Taiwan, launched in September 1995.
SET News (SETN;, Pinyin: Sānlì xīnwén tái) is a 24-hour news channel of the Sanlih E-Television in Taiwan, launched in March 1998.
SET Taiwan is a television channel of the Sanlih E-Television in Taiwan, launched in September 1993.
Shanghai (Wu Chinese) is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million.
Sharp Daily is a Chinese-language free daily tabloid newspaper, published in Taipei, Taiwan and Hong Kong by Next Digital.
Shih Chien University (USC) is a private university in Taiwan.
Shih Hsin University (SHU), founded in Beiping in 1932, is a private university in Wenshan District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Shihlin Electric and Engineering Corporation is a company based in Taipei, Taiwan, which manufactures electrical and power transformers, switchgear, automation, controls and automotive electrical devices.
Shilin District (also spelled "Shihlin District") is a district of Taipei and home to a large foreign population, mainly concentrated in the Tianmu area.
Shilin (Shihlin) Night Market is a night market in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan, and is often considered to be the largest and most famous night market in the city.
Shin Kong Life Tower is the third tallest building in Taiwan at 51 storeys.
Astro Shuang Xing is a 24-hour Mandarin and Cantonese drama channel offering commercial-free the latest dramas mainly from Asia and SET TV of Taiwan.
The Shung Ye Museum of Formosan Aborigines is a museum located just 200 metres diagonally across from the National Palace Museum in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Siberian High (also Siberian Anticyclone) is a massive collection of cold dry air that accumulates in the northeastern part of Eurasia from September until April.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
A skyscraper is a continuously habitable high-rise building that has over 40 floors and is taller than approximately.
Soccer-specific stadium is a term used mainly in the United States and Canada to refer to a sports stadium either purpose-built or fundamentally redesigned for soccer and whose primary function is to host soccer matches, as opposed to a multipurpose stadium which is for a variety of sports.
Social centers (or social centres) are community spaces.
A solar calendar is a calendar whose dates indicate the season or almost equivalently the position of the apparent position of the sun in relative to the stars.
Songshan District is a district of Taipei, Taiwan.
Soochow University is a private university in Taipei, Taiwan.
A special municipality is an administrative division unit in Taiwan.
Street performance or busking is the act of performing in public places for gratuities.
Sun Yat-sen (12 November 1866 – 12 March 1925)Singtao daily.
The National Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall is located in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The surrender of Imperial Japan was announced on August 15 and formally signed on September 2, 1945, bringing the hostilities of World War II to a close.
A synecdoche (from Greek συνεκδοχή, synekdoche,. "simultaneous understanding") is a figure of speech in which a term for a part of something refers to the whole of something or vice versa.
Taichung, officially known as Taichung City, is a special municipality located in center-western Taiwan.
was an administrative division of Taiwan created in 1920, during Japanese rule.
Tainan (Hokkien POJ: Tâi-lâm), officially Tainan City, is a special municipality of Taiwan, facing the Formosan Strait or Taiwan Strait in the west and south.
Taipeh Prefecture was a Qing dynasty prefecture created from the northern part of Taiwan Prefecture, Qing-era Taiwan in 1875, while the island was still part of Fujian Province.
The Taipei 101 / TAIPEI 101, formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center – is a landmark supertall skyscraper in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Arena is an indoor sporting arena located in Songshan District, Taipei, Republic of China.
Taipei Basin is a geographic region in northern Taiwan.
The Taipei Bus Station is a multi-use complex located next to Taipei Station in Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Center for Popular Music is a planned performing arts and cultural venue under construction in Nangang District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei City Council (TCC) is the elected municipal council of Taipei City, Taiwan.
The Taipei City Hall Bus Station is a multi-use transportation complex located in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Taipei City Mall is a shopping center located at the intersection of the Daan and Zhongzheng districts in Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei City Museum is a new exhibit hall being planned for construction in Taipei, Taiwan.
Taipei Community Services Center (Traditional Chinese: 國際社區服務文教中心), also called The Community Services Center, is a Taipei-based non-profit organization founded in 1987 to offer support services to the international community in Taiwan.
The Taipei Confucius Temple is modeled after the original Confucius Temple in Qufu, Shandong Province of China.
The Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM) is a museum in Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Guest House is the historical building located at 1 Ketagalan Boulevard, Bo'ai Special Zone, Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The 2010 Taipei International Flora Exposition (2010 Flora Expo) opened on 6 November 2010 and ran until 25 April 2011 in Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China.
The Taipei Joint Bus System is a bus system that serves the greater metropolitan area of Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Language Institute (TLI) was founded in 1956 by a group of missionaries who wished to provide training in Mandarin Chinese for Taiwan-bound missionaries.
Taipei Medical University (TMU) in Taiwan is located in Taipei's Xinyi District.
Taipei MRT (mass rapid transit), branded as Taipei Metro, is a rapid transit system serving greater Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Municipal Baseball Stadium was a baseball park located in the Songshan District of Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Municipal Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei National University of the Arts (TNUA) is a national university in Guandu, Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Performing Arts Center (TPAC) is a performance center under construction in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Railway Underground Project is an ongoing project in Taipei, Taiwan to remove surface railway facilities, replacing them with a tunnel and new facilities outside the city limits.
Taipei Songshan Airport is a mid-size commercial airport and military airbase located in Songshan, Taipei, Taiwan.
Taipei Main Station (臺北車站) is a railway station in Taipei, Taiwan served by TRA, Taiwan High Speed Rail and Taipei Metro.
The Taipei Story House, formerly known as the Yuanshan Mansion, is a historic house in the Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei Times is the only printed daily English-language newspaper in Taiwan and the third to be established in the nation.
The Taipei Zoo, sometimes referred to as the "Muzha Zoo", is a public zoological garden in Wenshan District, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Taipei–Keelung metropolitan area also commonly known as Greater Taipei Area is the largest metropolitan area in Taiwan.
Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia.
The Taiwan blue magpie (Urocissa caerulea), also called the Taiwan magpie, Formosan blue magpie, or the "long-tailed mountain lady" (Taiwanese Hokkien: Tn̂g-boé soaⁿ-niû), is a species of bird of the crow family.
Taiwan Broadcasting System (TBS), founded July 1, 2006, is a public broadcasting group that holds 8 television channels in Taiwan.
Taiwan Daily was a daily newspaper based in Taiwan that began circulation on 25 October 1964 and ended on 6 June 2006.
Taiwan High Speed Rail (abbreviated THSR or HSR) is a high-speed rail line that runs approximately, along the west coast of Taiwan, from the capital Taipei to the southern city of Kaohsiung.
The Taiwan Miracle or Taiwan Economic Miracle refers to the rapid industrialization and economic growth of Taiwan during the latter half of the twentieth century.
Taiwan News was founded 6 June 1949 by James Wei as China News, offering news reports and editorials printed on a stencil press.
Taiwan Prefecture was a prefecture of Taiwan under Qing rule.
Taiwan Province is one of the two administrative divisions of the Republic of China (ROC) that are officially referred to as "provinces".
The People's Republic of China (PRC) claims the island of Taiwan to be part its territory under its Constitution as the Taiwan Province.
The Taiwan Railways Administration is an agency of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications of Taiwan responsible for managing, maintaining, and running passenger and freight services on 1097 km of conventional railroad lines in Taiwan.
Taiwan Television Enterprise, Ltd., commonly known as TTV and formerly known as Central Television and Voice of Taiwan, is the first television broadcast station in Taiwan.
The Taiwan Times is a newspaper based in Taiwan.
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.
Taiwan under Qing rule refers to the rule of the Qing dynasty over Formosa (modern-day Taiwan) and the Pescadores (Penghu) from 1683 to 1895.
Taiwan is part of the collision zone between the Yangtze Plate and Philippine Sea Plate.
Taiwanese indigenous peoples or formerly Taiwanese aborigines, Formosan people, Austronesian Taiwanese or Gaoshan people are the indigenous peoples of Taiwan, who number nearly 530,000 or 2.3% of the island's population, or more than 800,000 people, considering the potential recognition of Taiwanese Plain Indigenous Peoples officially in the future.
Taiwanese people (Mandarin: 臺灣人 (traditional), 台湾人 (simplified); Minnan: 臺灣儂; Hakka 臺灣人 (Romanization: Thòi-vàn ngìn)) are people from Taiwan who share a common Taiwanese culture and speak Mandarin Chinese, Hokkien, Hakka, or Aboriginal languages as a mother tongue.
is a Japanese film director and screenwriter best known for his soft-core pornographic pink films of the 1990s.
Tamkang University (TKU) is a private university in Taiwan, located in Tamsui District, New Taipei City, Taiwan.
Tamsui also Danshui is a sea-side district in New Taipei, Taiwan.
The Tamsui River (formerly romanized as Danshui River) is a river in northern Taiwan.
Taoism, also known as Daoism, is a religious or philosophical tradition of Chinese origin which emphasizes living in harmony with the Tao (also romanized as ''Dao'').
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT (mass rapid transit), commonly known as the Airport MRT, is a rapid transit line of Taoyuan Metro that connects the municipalities of Taipei, New Taipei, and Taoyuan with Taoyuan International Airport.
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is an international airport serving Taipei and northern Taiwan.
Taoyuan Metro (formerly Taoyuan Rail Transit and officially Taoyuan Mass Rapid Transit System) is a rapid transit system serving the Taoyuan City area in Taiwan.
Taoyuan City (Hokkien) is a special municipality in northwestern Taiwan, neighboring New Taipei City, Hsinchu County, and Yilan County.
Chihsingshan, the highest peak of the Tatun volcanoes, has a height of 1120 m. Tatun Volcanoes, a volcanic group of volcanoes located in northern Taiwan, is located 15 km north of Taipei, and lies to the west of Keelung.
Tatung Company (Tatung) is a multinational corporation established in 1918 and headquartered in Zhongshan, Taipei, Taiwan.
Tatung University (TTU) is a private university in Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan, with close Cooperative education with the Tatung Company.
Tea is an aromatic beverage commonly prepared by pouring hot or boiling water over cured leaves of the Camellia sinensis, an evergreen shrub (bush) native to Asia.
Tegucigalpa (formally Tegucigalpa, Municipality of the Central District, Tegucigalpa, Municipio del Distrito Central or Tegucigalpa, M.D.C.), colloquially referred to as Téguz, is the capital and largest city of Honduras along with its twin sister, Comayagüela.
A temporary capital or a provisional capital is a city or town chosen by a government as an interim base of operations due to some difficulty in retaining or establishing control of a different metropolitan area.
The tertiary sector or service sector is the third of the three economic sectors of the three-sector theory.
Thales Group is a French multinational company that designs and builds electrical systems and provides services for the aerospace, defence, transportation and security markets.
The China Post was one of three English-language newspapers published in Taiwan, alongside the Taipei Times and the Taiwan News, which ceased printing in 2010.
The Dragon Family (龍之家族) is a 1988 Hong Kong action film directed by Lau Kar-wing starring Andy Lau, Alan Tam and Max Mok.
The Personals is a 1998 Taiwanese comedy-drama film directed and co-written by Chen Kuo-fu, based on Jade Y. Chen's 1992 novel of the same name.
The Sand Pebbles is a 1966 American DeLuxe Color war film directed by Robert Wise in Panavision.
The Taipei Tianmu Baseball Stadium is a baseball stadium located in Tianmu Sport Park in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan.
National Standard Time (see below) is the official time zone in Taiwan defined by an UTC offset of +08:00.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
Tongyong Pinyin was the official romanization of Mandarin Chinese in Taiwan between 2002 and 2008.
The was a treaty signed at the Shunpanrō hotel, Shimonoseki, Japan on 17 April 1895, between the Empire of Japan and the Qing Empire, ending the First Sino-Japanese War.
Tsai Ming-liang (born 27 October 1957) is a Taiwanese filmmaker.
TTV Family is a digital television channel operated by Taiwan Television (TTV) in Taiwan, it shares channel with TTV Finance.
TTV Finance (Pinyin: Tái shì cáijīng tái) is a digital television channel operated by Taiwan Television (TTV) in Taiwan, launched on September 1, 2004.
TTV World was a television channel operated by Taiwan Television (TTV) in Taiwan, launched on 22 July 2005, but was only broadcast abroad.
Turn Left, Turn Right is a 2003 joint Hong Kong-Singaporean romance film, filmed in Taipei, Taiwan.
TVBS Media Inc. began its broadcast through satellite DTH and local cable systems on 28 September 1993.
TVBS Entertainment Channel (formerly TVBS-G) is a satellite television channel in the Taiwan, launched on 12 September 1994.
TVBS-NEWS or (TVBS-N) is a satellite and cable news television channel in Taiwan, launched on October 2, 1995.
Twatutia (a transliteration of the Taiwanese Hokkien Tōa-tiū-tiâⁿ), is an area in Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Traditionally, tennis is played between two people in a singles match, or two pairs in a doubles match.
A typhoon is a mature tropical cyclone that develops between 180° and 100°E in the Northern Hemisphere.
Ulaanbaatar, formerly anglicised as Ulan Bator (Улаанбаатар,, Ulaγanbaγatur, literally "Red Hero"), is the capital and largest city of Mongolia. The city is not part of any aimag (province), and its population was over 1.3 million, almost half of the country's total population. Located in north central Mongolia, the municipality lies at an elevation of about in a valley on the Tuul River. It is the country's cultural, industrial and financial heart, the centre of Mongolia's road network and connected by rail to both the Trans-Siberian Railway in Russia and the Chinese railway system. The city was founded in 1639 as a nomadic Buddhist monastic centre. In 1778, it settled permanently at its present location, the junction of the Tuul and Selbe rivers. Before that, it changed location twenty-eight times, with each location being chosen ceremonially. In the twentieth century, Ulaanbaatar grew into a major manufacturing center. Ulaanbaatar is a member of the Asian Network of Major Cities 21. The city's official website lists Moscow, Hohhot, Seoul, Sapporo and Denver as sister cities.
Ulan-Ude (p; Улаан Үдэ, Ulaan Üde) is the capital city of the Republic of Buryatia, Russia; it is located about southeast of Lake Baikal on the Uda River at its confluence with the Selenga.
UNI Air is a regional airline based in Zhongshan, Taipei, Taiwan.
The United Daily News is a newspaper published in Taiwan in Traditional Chinese.
University of Taipei (UT) is an institution of higher education in Taipei, Taiwan.
Urban planning is a technical and political process concerned with the development and design of land use in an urban environment, including air, water, and the infrastructure passing into and out of urban areas, such as transportation, communications, and distribution networks.
Urban renewal (also called urban regeneration in the United Kingdom, urban renewal or urban redevelopment in the United States) is a program of land redevelopment in cities, often where there is urban decay.
Véhicule Automatique Léger (automatic light vehicle), or VAL is a type of automatic rubber-tyred people mover technology, based on an invention by Professor Robert Gabillard from the Université Lille Nord de France.
Versailles is a city in the Yvelines département in Île-de-France region, renowned worldwide for the Château de Versailles and the gardens of Versailles, designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Videoland Television Network is a cable television network program provider in Taiwan, founded in 1983 by Koos Group.
Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
Villages are the fourth level administrative subdivisions of Taiwan.
Vilnius (see also other names) is the capital of Lithuania and its largest city, with a population of 574,221.
A volcano is a rupture in the crust of a planetary-mass object, such as Earth, that allows hot lava, volcanic ash, and gases to escape from a magma chamber below the surface.
Wade–Giles, sometimes abbreviated Wade, is a Romanization system for Mandarin Chinese.
Wai Ka-Fai is a Hong Kong screenwriter, producer, film director, and former TV screenwriter and producer.
The Taipei City Walls were established in 1884 in Taipei Prefecture, Qing Taiwan (modern-day Taipei, Taiwan).
Wanhua District, known in Taiwanese Hokkien as Báng-kah khu and historically as "Monga" or "Monka", is a district in Taipei, Taiwan.
Warsaw (Warszawa; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.
Wei Te-sheng (born August 16, 1969) is a Taiwanese film director and screenwriter.
The Wenhu line or Brown line (code BR) is a medium-capacity rapid transit line of Taipei Metro named after the districts it connects: '''Wen'''shan and Nei'''hu'''.
Wenshan District is a district in Taipei, Taiwan.
Taiwan's Wild Lily student movement or March student movement was a six-day student demonstration in 1990 for democracy.
Will Tiao (刁毓能 born October 31, 1973) is a Taiwanese American actor, producer, and real estate broker and investor.
Wong Kar-wai, BBS (born 17 July 1958) is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally renowned as an auteur for his visually unique, highly stylized work, including As Tears Go By (1988), Days of Being Wild (1990), Ashes of Time (1994), Chungking Express (1994), Fallen Angels (1995), Happy Together (1997), 2046 (2004) and The Grandmaster (2013).
X+Y, released in the US as A Brilliant Young Mind, is a 2014 British drama film directed by Morgan Matthews starring Asa Butterfield, Rafe Spall and Sally Hawkins.
Ximending (Romaji:; sometimes Ximenting) is a neighborhood and shopping district in the Wanhua District of Taipei, Taiwan.
The Xindian River (or Xindian Creek) is a river in northern Taiwan.
Xinsheng Road (also called 8th Avenue or Hsinsheng Road) is a major arterial in Taipei, Taiwan, connecting the Da'an District in the south with the Zhongshan and the Shilin districts in the north.
Xinyi District is the seat of the Taipei City Government and Taipei City Council.
Yangmingshan National Park is one of the nine national parks in Taiwan, located between Taipei and New Taipei City.
Yee Chih-yen, (born 21 November 1959) is a Taiwanese film director.
Yi Yi is a Taiwanese-Japanese comedy-drama film written and directed by Edward Yang.
, literally "Port to the side" or "Beside the port", is the second largest city in Japan by population, after Tokyo, and the most populous municipality of Japan.
Yonghe District is an inner city district in the southern part of New Taipei, Taiwan.
Young and Dangerous 2 is a 1996 Hong Kong triad film directed by Andrew Lau.
Zhang Yibai (born 1963, in Chongqing, China) is a Chinese film director.
Zhinan Temple (also called 仙公廟, Xiāngōng Miào; also unofficially anglicized as "Chi nan" or "Chih nan") is a Taoist temple on the slopes of Houshan (猴山, "Monkey Mountain") in Muzha, a suburb of Taipei, Taiwan.
Zhonghe District (Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tiong-hô Khu), historically spelled Chung-Ho and Jhonghe, is an inner city district in New Taipei in northern Taiwan (Republic of China).
Zhongshan District is an administrative district of Taipei City, named after Sun Yat-sen, better known in Chinese as "Sun Zhongshan".
Zhongshan Hall is a historical building which originally functioned as the Taipei (Taihoku) City Public Auditorium (public hall).
The Zhongshan Metro Shopping Mall is an extensive underground shopping mall in Zhongshan District and Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Zhongshan Soccer Stadium, Chungshan Soccer Stadium, or Taipei Soccer Stadium was a multi-purpose stadium in Taipei, Taiwan.
Zhongzheng District is a district in Taipei, Republic of China.
Zuoying District is a district of Kaohsiung City in southern Taiwan.
The Asian financial crisis was a period of financial crisis that gripped much of East Asia beginning in July 1997 and raised fears of a worldwide economic meltdown due to financial contagion.
The 2001 AFC Women's Championship was a women's football tournament held in Taipei County, Taiwan between 4 and 16 December 2001.
The Asian Baseball Championship was the 21st installment of the tournament.
The 2001 Baseball World Cup (XXXIV Baseball World Cup) took place in Taiwan from 6 to 18 November 2001.
The 2004 edition of the FIFA Futsal World Championship was held between November 21 and December 5 in Taiwan (officially "Chinese Taipei" for political reasons).
The XXXVII International Baseball Federation (IBAF) Baseball World Cup was held in the Republic of China (Taiwan, competing under the name of Chinese Taipei) from November 6 through November 18, 2007.
The 2009 Summer Deaflympics, officially known as the 21st Summer Deaflympics, is an international multi-sport event that was celebrated from September 5 to 15 September 2009 in Taipei, Taiwan (Republic of China).
The 2015 WBSC Premier12 was an international baseball championship sponsored by the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC), the inaugural event of the WBSC Premier12.
The 2017 Summer Universiade, the XXIX Summer Universiade, commonly known as the Taipei 2017 Universiade, took place in Taipei, Taiwan from 19 August to 30 August 2017.
The 2017 William Jones Cup was the 39th staging of William Jones Cup, an international basketball tournament held in Taipei, Taiwan.
The 228 Peace Memorial Park is a historic site and municipal park located at 3 Ketagalan Boulevard, Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan.
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