Taipei (Táiběi Shì 台北市)

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Taipei, the largest city on the island of Taiwan, was founded in the eighteenth century and has been the capital of the Republic of China since 1949. It is a major political, commercial, and industrial center.

Taipei, the largest city on Taiwan, has been since 1949 the capital of the Republic of China (the Chinese state that does not recognize the sovereignty of the People’s Republic of China). Located in the far north of the island,….

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