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The Central Bank of China (中央銀行) is the central bank of the Republic of China (on Taiwan). (This is not to be confused with the Bank of China or People's Bank of China of the People's Republic of China.) National motto: None Official language Mandarin Chinese Capital and largest city Taipei President Chen Shui-bian Premier Frank Hsieh Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 2th 11,418,174 km² 2. ... Bank of China Limited (Chinese: 中国银行; pinyin: ) (BOC) is one of the big four state-owned commercial banks of the Peoples Republic of China. ... The Peoples Bank of China (中国人民银行, pinyin: Zhōngguó Rénmín Yínháng ) (not to be confused with the Bank of China or the Central Bank of China) is the central bank of the Peoples Republic of China with the power to control monetary policy and regulate...


The bank was first established under Sun Yat-sen's administration in Guangzhou in 1924. The bank is governed under the Executive Yuan. After the loss of the mainland in the Chinese Civil War by the Kuomintang and its subsequent retreat to Taiwan in 1949, the Central Bank of China also moved along with the government to Taiwan. However, until the Central Bank of China was reestablished in 1961, the Bank of Taiwan acted as a de facto central bank. The Bank of Taiwan also issued the New Taiwan dollar until 2000, when the Central Bank of China finally took over. Sun Yat-sen (November 12, 1866 – March 12, 1925) was a Chinese revolutionary leader and statesman who is considered by many to be the Father of Modern China. He had a significant influence in the overthrow of the Qing Dynasty and establishment of the Republic of China. ... Location within China CITIC Plaza Guangzhou fireworks display at night Guangzhou (Simplified Chinese: 广州; Traditional Chinese: 廣州; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Kuang-chou; Jyutping: Gwong2zau1; Yale: GwóngjaÅ«) is the capital of the Guangdong Province in southern China. ... 1924 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Executive Yuan (行政院; literally executive court) is the executive branch of the government of the Republic of China. ... In this map of China, the light-coloured areas represent Mainland China, while yellow coloured area refers to Taiwan. ... The Chinese Civil War was a conflict in China between the Kuomintang (The Nationalist Party; The Nationalists; KMT) and the Communist Party of China (CPC). ... The Kuomintang (KMT) or Nationalist Party of China (Traditional: 中國國民黨; Simplified: 中国国民党; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Chung-kuo Kuo-min-tang; Tongyong Pinyin: Jhongguo Guomindang) is a conservative political party currently active in the Republic of China (ROC) on Taiwan. ... Bank of Taiwan established in 1897 headquatered in Taipei. ... The New Taiwan Dollar (新臺幣 or 新台幣; ISO 4217 code TWD; common abbreviation NT$), or simply Taiwan Dollar, is the currency of the Republic of China (Taiwan). ...


See also

The Republic of China on Taiwan has a dynamic capitalist economy with gradually decreasing guidance of investment and foreign trade by the government. ... Bank of Taiwan established in 1897 headquatered in Taipei. ...

External link

  • Official (English) site
  • CentralBank.cn

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People's Bank of China - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (405 words)
The People's Bank of China (中国人民银行, pinyin: Zhōngguó Rénmín Yínháng) (not to be confused with the Bank of China or the Central Bank of China) is the central bank of the People's Republic of China with the power to control monetary policy and regulate financial institutions in mainland China.
In the 1980s, as part of economic reform, the commercial banking functions of the PBOC were split off into four independent but state-owned banks, and the mission of the PBOC was refocused to undertake only the functions of a central bank.
In Hong Kong, the central bank is the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and policy is directed by the Financial Secretary.
Central Bank of China - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (173 words)
The Central Bank of China (中央銀行) is the central bank of the Republic of China (on Taiwan).
After the loss of the mainland in the Chinese Civil War by the Kuomintang and its subsequent retreat to Taiwan in 1949, the Central Bank of China also moved along with the government to Taiwan.
However, until the Central Bank of China was reestablished in 1961, the Bank of Taiwan acted as a de facto central bank.
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