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 (tī′cho͝ong′, -jo͝ong′)
A city of west-central Taiwan southwest of Taipei. It is a food-processing and distribution center.


(ˈtaɪˈtʃʊŋ) or


(Placename) a city in W Taiwan: commercial centre of an agricultural region. Pop: 1 066 000 (2005 est)



a city in W Taiwan. 857,590.
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Noun1.Taichung - a city in Taiwan
Nationalist China, Republic of China, Taiwan, China - a government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the Communists led by Mao Zedong
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The Taichung site is held responsible for poor air quality in the area.
Yan said that Asia Pacific Elite Corp., an affiliate of Tongtai, invested about NT$300 million (US$10 million) to build a new plant in the Taichung City Precision Machinery Innovation Technology Park, central Taiwan, which is expected to come online in September to produce 5-axis high-speed machining centers for automotive and aerospace equipment processing markets.
A seven-day trial run has been completed successfully on the Green Line of the Taichung Metro ahead of its official launch next year, the city's transportation bureau said Saturday.
The Bureau of High Speed Rail has inked a deal with Cathay Life Insurance Group for the development site near the super fast rail station in Taichung.
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Taichung is revitalizing its old downtown quarters created a century ago as a commercial and living space abutting the central Taiwan city's former main station.
Far Eastern Air Transport launched scheduled flights on the Taichung-Kinmen route on 23 February 2014, in tandem with its opening of a new service counter at Taichung International Airport.
Taipei, June 18, 2012 (CENS)--With Council for Economic Planning and Development (CEPD) to expand the Taichung Science Park, central Taiwan, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
A 16-year-old girl was captured on video chasing her mother with a knife in broad daylight in the streets of Taichung after stabbing her on Wednesday (July 24).
On 22nd February, Far Eastern Air Transport (FAT) started planned flights on the Taichung-Kinmen route, in tandem with the inaugural of a new service counter at Taichung International Airport, stated by a spokesman for the Taipei-based airline,
Taipei, June 8, 2012 (CENS)--As of the end of May, the Taichung Customs Office under the Ministry of Finance (MOF) has collected "luxury tax" of NT$310 million (US$10 million) on imported cars priced over NT$3 million (US$100,000), compared to NT$580 million (US$19.3 million) scored for the entire year of 2011.
The Taichung Chamber Choir was recently recognized for its outstanding talent at a competition that took place in Japan's Hyogo Prefecture, with the Taiwanese group taking home awards for its arrangements in the 'Contemporary' as well as the 'Renaissance and Baroque' categories.