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  Kaohsiung - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kaohsiung City is administered directly by the central government of the Republic of China.
Kaohsiung is located south of the Tropic of Cancer, the climate is tropical with average temperatures ranging from between 18.6 and 28.7 degrees Celsius, and average humidity between 60 and 81%.
Kaohsiung was upgraded to a municipality on July 1, 1979, by the Executive Yuan, which approved this proposal on November 19, 1978.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kaohsiung   (1158 words)

  
 Kaohsiung travel guide - Wikitravel
Kaohsiung (高雄; [1]) is the second largest city in Taiwan and the world's third largest cargo-container seaport.
Unlike Taipei, Kaohsiung is a planned city with wide streets and slightly less traffic congestion.
Chijin is connected to the rest of Kaohsiung City by underwater tunnels, but the transporation of choice is one of the many ferries that traverse the harbor.
wikitravel.org /en/Kaohsiung   (3093 words)

  
 KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan - Seattle Sister City
Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second largest city is a major industrial center located at the southwest tip of Taiwan.
Kaohsiung is the fourth largest container harbor and one of the world's top-ten general ports.
Kaohsiung is the cultural, recreational and tourist center for all of southern Taiwan and represents 5,000 years of classical Chinese culture.
www.cityofseattle.net /oir/Kaohsiun.htm   (167 words)

  
 Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung County Council - Provides an overview of the area, map, district populations, and contact details.
Kaohsiung Software Park (e-Plaza) - e-Plaza located in Kaohsiung can attract the international famous company to enter this area for business, to reach the purpose of technology and international cooperation.
The Kaohsiung Incident of 1979 - Details the December 10th, 1979 clash between police and pro-democracy demonstrators.
www.website.to /kaohsiung   (374 words)

  
 Kaohsiung International Airport
Kaohsiung is Taiwan's second largest city is the island's major industrial center and largest international port.
Kaohsiung International Airport was established in the Japanese Rule of Taiwan.
However "Kaohsiung Airport" was further expanded after shift to Civil Aeronautics Administration in 1965 with the purpose of exploring airfreight business in the southern part of Taiwan.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/taiwan/kaohsiung.htm   (590 words)

  
 Kaohsiung Skyscrapers, Architecture, Buildings, Real Estate, and Construction News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kaohsiung is 394 kilometers (246 miles) south of Taipei.
Kaohsiung was originally called "Dagou," the name of the local aborigines who use to reside in this area.
Kaohsiung's current statue is a Municipal city, which is directly under the jurisdiction of the Central Government, two municipal cities in Taiwan ROC now are Taipei City and Kaohsiung City.
www.emporis.com /en/wm/ci/?id=101316   (284 words)

  
 TiT Scenery:The southern City of Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung (°ª¶¯), well known as the second largest city in Taiwan and the third largest container terminal in the world (after Hong Kong and Singapore), is also a major industrial center.
Highly industrialized and commercialized as it is, Kaohsiung still has many tourism resources and facilities: the residents are hospitable and the hotels are reasonable, transportation is convenient, and the climate is comfortable.
In addition to their mountain and beaches, the people of Kaohsiung are justly proud of their lake--Chengching Lake (¼á²M´ò), on the outskirts of the city.
www.sinica.edu.tw /tit/scenery/0597_Kaohsiung.html   (1394 words)

  
 Kaohsiung - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Kaohsiung, special municipality of Taiwan, located in the southern part of the island on Taiwan Strait.
It is a fishing center and the southern port...
T’ainan, formerly Taiwanfu, city, southwestern Taiwan, on Taiwan Strait, near Kaohsiung.
encarta.msn.com /Kaohsiung.html   (78 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Kaohsiung   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kaohsiung KAOHSIUNG [Kaohsiung] or Kao-hsiung, city (1995 pop.
Kaohsiung City Government targets Intel architecture for next-generation infrastructure; Government and Intel agree to technology collaboration, including Intel Itanium Processor Family-Based Bio-Informatics Grid.
Kaohsiung: Kaohsiung City selects Nortel Networks to provide wireless mesh networks for the construction of a public wireless local area network.(News map: Asia telecoms this month)(Brief Article)
www.encyclopedia.com /articles/06834.html   (349 words)

  
 Kaohsiung Clinches Bid to Host "2009 World Games!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Drawing from the appealing slogan of "Kaohsiung: Harbor City with a Friendly Smile," the city, under the directive of the Bureau of Education, was able to come out on top over other competitors to host the event in 2009.
Not only will this place Kaohsiung on the forefront of the world's attention, but all of Taiwan will be eager and joyous to welcome the World Games to Taiwan.
In 2005, a delegation from Kaohsiung will attend the Seventh World Games in Duisburg, Germany and be official introduced to the world as the next host of the games.
www.taipei.org /other/temp/kaohsiung.html   (782 words)

  
 Taiwan - Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung is Taiwan's second largest city with over one million inhabitants.
Kaohsiung port is the world's third largest container port behind Hong Kong and Singapore with extremely large grounds for repairs and maintenance.
Situated on Hopei Road, the palace is the largest temple in Kaohsiung, which is devoted to the demon expurgator, Li Na-cha.
www.marimari.com /content/taiwan/popular_places/kaohsiung/kaohsiung1.html   (402 words)

  
 Access Kaohsiung Community Services
The Kaohsiung Community Church is hosting the event, and will pay admission and parking for all who attend.
Besides the ferry rides and tour bus rides around Kaohsiung and Cijin, there's always the summer atmosphere of Love River, which is one of romance and passion.
Kaohsiung City Government is holding a series of activities, "Love River Valentine", inviting local bands to perform on the riverbank every Saturday.There is more happening in August as activities are to be held at Love River on July 21, 22, 23, 29 and 30.
accesskaohsiung.blogspot.com   (1937 words)

  
 Kaohsiung Hotels - Discount Taiwan Hotel Accommodation by DirectRooms
Situated at a residential area of Kaohsiung city, with very close distance to many major....
Located near the Love River in the centre of Kaohsiung city, the hotel is a 15 minute drive....
The hotel is located in the city centre of this port city, with easy access to the harbour for....
directrooms.com /taiwan/hotels/kaohsiung-hotels/price1.htm   (233 words)

  
 Kaohsiung   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Located in the southern park of Taiwan, the city of Kaohsiung is the island's largest industrial center.
It has stayed abreast of Taiwan's recent progress and prosperity; expanding and modernizing, the city strides into the 21st century as a newly emerging international metropolis.
Beginning centuries ago, Kaohsiung was called "Dagou" or "Dahgu,"transliterated from the name of local aborigines.
taiwan.wcn.com.tw /en/kaohsiung   (89 words)

  
 International World Games Association : 2009 Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung Mayor Frank Hsieh, who has since become Prime MInister, and IWGA President Ron Froehlich signed the contract to have the eighth edition of the elite multi-sport event held between July 16 and 26, 2009, at existing venues in Kaohsiung City, Kaohsiung County and adjacent Pingtung County.
The preliminary financial planning for hosting the multi-sport event in Kaohsiung at the highest level was considered sound, with the projections for expenditure and revenue judged realistic by every standard, and with the central government guaranteeing to underwrite any deficit arising from successful games in 2009.
The extensive institutional support pledged to 2009 Kaohsiung was backed up by more than two decades of active assistance – on the national level – which was provided jointly by the National Council of Physical Fitness and Sports and the Chinese Taipei Olympic Committee to the 30+ sports of The World Games.
www.worldgames-iwga.org /vsite/vcontent/page/custom/0,8510,1044-166003-183221-35655-172324-custom-item,00.html   (900 words)

  
 The Kaohsiung Incident of 1979
But since the Kaohsiung Incident, the authorities had regained their confidence in the military police.
The unit in Yun-lin was moved to Chia-yi, and the unit in Chia-yi was moved to Kaohsiung.
Some of the former Kaohsiung prisoners discussed their treatment in prison for the first time ten years after the Kaohsiung Incident in interviews with The Journalist and Freedom Era.
www.taiwandc.org /hst-1979.htm   (2291 words)

  
 Tulsa Global Alliance
Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second largest city, is a major industrial center with an international port ranking as the third largest container port in the world.
With a population of 1.5 million, the city is the center of the country's shipbuilding, steel, and petroleum industries.
This August, Kaohsiung is sending its assistant protocol officer to Tulsa to particpate in a one-month internship.
www.tulsaglobalalliance.org /Kaohsiung.htm   (278 words)

  
 Skyscrapers/Wolkenkratzer/Wolkenkrabbers/Grattes~ciel/Hochhauser/tall buildings Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Kaohsiung is the second largest city of Taiwan (behind Taipei) and has the country's largest seaport.
Kaohsiung, which has a population of over 1.7 million, is a very lively city, with a good night life,
The building was Taiwan's tallest from 1992-1993 and Kaohsiung's tallest from 1992-1997.
www.skyscraperpicture.com /kaohsiung.htm   (450 words)

  
 Kaohsiung City Apartments for rent Kaohsiung City apartment rentals, Kaohsiung City furnished apartments to rent.
Kaohsiung City Apartments for rent Kaohsiung City apartment rentals, Kaohsiung City furnished apartments to rent.
About Us Sublet.com is a Kaohsiung City apartment rental website that advertises Kaohsiung City apartments, Kaohsiung City roommates, Kaohsiung City houses for rent Kaohsiung City sublets and subleases.
Kaohsiung City housing rentals, apartments, roommates, houses, tenants and landlords have not been verified or evaluated.
www.sublet.com /area_rentals/Asia/KaohsiungCity_Rentals.asp   (89 words)

  
 Lower Love River - Kaohsiung Bridge
The Kaohsiung Bridge on Wu-fu 3rd Road, which links the old areas of Yen Cheng and Ha-ma-hsing to that of Ling-a-liao across the river, has become the most noticeably used of all Love River's bridges.
In earlier times ferries were used to either cross the river or to travel upstream, and this history can still be seen by the sundry small craft that lurk under the triple spans of the bridge only occasionally venturing out.
The second stage of Kaohsiung Harbour development under the Japanese ran from 1912 to 1937, notably seeing the construction of fine sea walls to allow deepwater access to the Kaohsiung lagoon.
www.loveriver.info /05enstory/endown_11.htm   (299 words)

  
 Nortel Networks: Kaohsiung City Selects Nortel Networks to Provide Wireless Mesh Network Solution
The first phase of this build out of this new wireless network is expected to be completed by December 14, 2004 in three Kaohsiung districts – Chien Chin, Hsin Hsing and Ling Ya.
This solution significantly reduces the cost of transporting high-speed wireless data from Wi-Fi networks to broadband networks and allows the city of Kaohsiung to install wireless LANs in areas where it is difficult or cost-prohibitive to run cables.
The city of Kaohsiung will be positioned to offer such services as geographical information, with plans to integrate the Optivity NMS with services like camera monitoring; vehicle identification; real-time wireless transmission of images from accident sites; and voice over IP (Internet Protocol) and multimedia communications.
www.nortel.com /corporate/news/newsreleases/2004d/10_19_04_kaohsiung.html   (914 words)

  
 Hotels in Kaohsiung
With the most breath-taking view of Kaohsiung, located alongside of the most decent boulevard of Sszuwei Road across from the stately Kaohsiung City Hall,...
Kaohsiung Chinatrust Hotel has 151 spacious and cozy luxury rooms.
The Citizen hotel is your best choice when you intend to have a visit at Kaohsiung, which is the biggest city of south Taiwan.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/Taiwan/Kaohsiung.asp   (462 words)

  
 Kaohsiung Travel Guide - Kaohsiung map, hotels, flight, sightseeing, transportation, dinning, weather, travel tip
Kaohsiung County is located in southern Taiwan and covers an area of some 2,792 sq.
Its administration district is divided into various districts and towns with Kaohsiung being its only city.
Kaohsiung is Taiwan's second largest city and the island's biggest centre of industry and vital transportation hub.
www.hoteltravel.com /taiwan/kaohsiung/guides.htm   (153 words)

  
 Kaohsiung hotels and accommodation, hotel reservations in Taiwan, by all-hotels.com
Daily free one way shuttle bus service to Nantzu and Kaohsiung Export Processing Zone is providing at 8:00 a.m to in house guest,...
As it's sister hotel of Royal Lees hotel, all facilities and restaurant should be used in Royal Lees hotel.
With the most breath-taking view of Kaohsiung, located alongside of the most decent boulevard of Sszuwei Road across from the...
www.all-hotels.com /east_asia/taiwan/kaohsiung_e1.htm   (634 words)

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