An island off the coast of china. currently under the control of Republic of China, Taiwan
. It lost it seat in the United Nation to the People's Republic of China; has no 'official' state relation with major
countries(including USA) but in reality, almost every
country has normalize tie with taiwan
both china and taiwan
to "buy" support for their cause from other countries with
once regarded as one of the "asian tiger", it's tension with
China causes foreign investor to fear
over long term stablize and had somewhat pamper it's growth. Taiwan
is well known
as a producer of electronic; with major
competitors come from China Proper and South Korea.
all the politic aside, Taiwan
is a beautiful island of natural landscape.
It also used
to be the midpoint for flight between Asean and USA, but newer planes make
it possible to fly straight.