Other names include: Bǎodǎo 寶島; Kūndǎo 鯤島; Fúěrmóshā (Formosa) 福爾摩沙
|Southeast China Region|
Táiwān 台灣 is an island province in the southeast of China. Separated administratively from Fújiàn 福建 province in 1885, from 1895 to 1945 it was ruled as part of the Japanese Empire. In 1949 the Nationalist government moved to the island.