Aisa Country Profile
By Anna Kiener
Capital of Taiwan
Type of Government
Leader of Taiwan
Type of Economy
Type of Currency
The Currency Compared to the dollar
Taiwan's GDP Per Capita
Taiwan's GDP Rank in the World
Taiwan's Litercy Rate
Life Expectancy for M/F
82 years for females
75-76 years for male
The Official Launguage
3 Historical Events
September 2, 1945: On this day Japan formally surrenders in the deck of the U.S battleship Missouri, which had ended World War 2. Japan started to return China all the territories it had colonized.
June 27, 1950: On June 27, 1950 the U.S President Harry Truman had agreed to protect Taiwan against a possible attacking from mainland China. The U.S also had sent the Seventh Fleet that protruded the water between Taiwan and Chine.
March 18, 2000: On this very day Taiwan had held its second free presidential elections in history. Voters elected pro-independence candidate Chen Shui-bean of the Democratic Progressive Party, which was ending more than 50 years of Nationalist rule of Taiwan.
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Current Event in Taiwan.
Taiwan CEC warns of punishments to website falsely reporting Ebola in Taipai:
In Taipai, Taiwan there is a website that has falsely reported that there were 22 cases of the Ebola Virus. The Taiwan Center for Disease Control (CDC) has put out a warning that that with threat her of fines and jail time for those people that are spreading this inaccurate rumor. The CDC said "Spreading such inaccurate rumor is in violation of Article 63 the Communicable Disease Control Act." Which means that if you spread inaccurate rumors that concerns epidemic, this could end up resulting in damages to the public or others would be a fine up to NT$ 500,000. This case has been reported to the judicial police for further investigation by Taiwan's CDC.
What could Taiwan do it
There are many different islands that you can go too which includes Penghu, Ludao (Green Island), Lanyu (Orchid Island), Kinmen, Matzu, Turtle Island, and Little Liuqui. If you go to all of these islands you with see different cultures and scenery, you will also get to do snorkeling, sightseeing, or sport fishing.
Kenting National Park
At Kenting Natuonal Park you can see scenic mountains, tropical forest, breathe taking beaches and coral reefs.
Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall
Is dedicated to Dr, Sun Yat-sen, the forerunner to the Chinese revolution. The hall contains displays telling of Sun's life and the revolution he led. The architecture was inspired by the structure of a traditional Chinese palace and completed in 1972.