ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL/COMMERCIAL CAPITAL:Taipei
Located 180 kilometers off the southeastern coast of China, Taiwan has an area of 35,881 km2 (13,853.7 sq mi).
A population of close to 23 Million. Muslims account for about 0.3% of the population.
The entire island experiences hot, humid weather from June through September.The average temperature in Taipei, Taiwan is 21.6 °C (71 °F).
Taiwanese Hokkien, commonly called "Taiwanese", is the language with the most native speakers.
GMT+8 hrs throughout the year
Government: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
General: 9 AM to 6 PM
Founding Day : January 1
228 Peace Memorial Day: February 28
Tomb Sweeping Day: April 4,5 or 6
Double Tenth National Day: October 10
Based on the lunar calandar:
Chinese New Year
Dragon Boat Festival
Chinese New Year's Eve
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
From GSM Handset: 112