Taiwan Modern History

Taiwan is a region located in Eastern Asia. With the capital city of Taipei, Taiwan has a population of 23,816,786 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. After Japan’s defeat in World War II, Taiwan was returned to China in 1945. The Republic of China was then represented by General Chiang Kai-shek (with Pinyin Jiang Jieshi) and his nationalist party Kuomintang (KMT), who fought for power with Mao Zedong’s communists.…

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What to See in Taipei (Taiwan)

Taipei (Taiwan)

According to ITYPEMBA, Taipei is the capital of Taiwan Province. This is a modern metropolis with a population of over 3 million people. Despite the fact that the city is young, and therefore cannot boast of ancient temples or palaces, here you can find many colorful temples, monuments to heroes and charming museums. Architecturally, Taipei is very diverse. It combines examples of traditional Chinese buildings, Japanese turn of the century…

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Taiwan, China Healthcare and Money

Taiwan Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no cholera no Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria no – Overview The medical care in the country is relatively good, but not quite comparable to Europe and can occasionally be technically, apparatus-related and/or hygienically problematic, especially in rural areas. Occasionally there is a lack of European-trained English/French-speaking doctors. Emergency treatment is available at Mackey Memorial Hospital and Adventist Hospital, among…

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