Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Taipei, Taiwan

City Information

The capital of Taiwan, Taipei enjoys a strong economy and has a GNP of more than $160 billion. With a population of more than 21 million people, Taipei is a major producer of high-tech components. It also imports consumer goods, services, and luxury goods. Following the participation of a Phoenix paddling team in Taipei’s Dragon Boat Festival, the Phoenix Sister Cities Taipei Committee supported local community leaders and boating enthusiasts in establishing the Arizona Dragon Boat Association and its annual Arizona Dragon Boat Festival. In recognition of the Sister Cities relationship, the Taipei city government contributed two authentic dragon boats to Phoenix Sister Cities. The current chairperson of the Taipei Committee is Mrs. Lin Ling Lee.

Taipei 101 building in Taiwan, the world's tallest building



Learn more about Taipei:


Taipei city website
                                                                                                                                      

Taipei on Wikipedia

Explore Taipei on an interactive map

News about Taipei:

Taipei Chinese Culture Summer Camp

Taipei Businesses