• East Asia - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Asia East Asia is the eastern region of Asia, which is defined in both geographical and ethno-cultural terms. The region consists of China (People's Republic of China), Hong Kong (SAR of PRC), Macau (SAR of PRC), Japan, Mongolia, North Korea (Democratic People's Republic of Korea), South Korea (Republic of Korea), and Taiwan (Republic of China).
  • East Asia | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/East-Asia Other articles where East Asia is discussed: alcohol consumption: Among Classical peoples: …Middle East, the people of East Asia discovered the technology of manufacturing alcoholic beverages in prehistoric times. Barley and rice were the chief crops and the raw materials for producing the beverages that, as in the Middle East, were incorporated into religious ceremonies, both as drink and ...
  • East Asia - Wikitravel

    wikitravel.org/en/East_Asia East Asia, also popularly known as "the Far East" (especially when compared the the other "East", the Middle East) is what used to be known in the West as The Orient, a mysterious land inhabited by a race of inscrutable tea-sipping Orientals.Behind the caricature, though, is a uniting factor in the form of Chinese influence: China, as by far the largest and, historically, the most ...
  • Which Countries Are Part of East Asia? - WorldAtlas

    www.worldatlas.com/articles/which-countries-are-part-of-east-asia.html East Asia is the region occupied by the easternmost countries of the Asian continent. It is generally accepted to consist of Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Mongolia, and Macau.The term ‘’East Asia” can either be geographical or cultural.
  • East Asia – The Diplomat

    thediplomat.com/regions/east-asia East Asia . August 01, 2020 Hong Kong’s Elections Were Already Rigged. Now They Won’t Happen. By Shannon Tiezzi. Stacking the deck against pro-democrats apparently wasn’t enough for the Hong ...
  • East Asia – Travel guide at Wikivoyage

    en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/East_Asia East Asia was the cradle of ancient civilizations such as Imperial China, ancient Korea, ancient Japan and the Mongol Empire, and is today home to 1.6 billion people.Sometimes described by the Eurocentric term Far East, the region contains world metropolises such as Tokyo, Seoul, Shanghai and Hong Kong, elaborate temples and complex traditions, as well as vast plains and high mountains.
  • Asia | History, Countries, Map, & Facts | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Asia Asia, the world’s largest and most diverse continent. It occupies the eastern four-fifths of the giant Eurasian landmass. Asia has both the highest and the lowest points on the surface of Earth, has the longest coastline of any continent, and is subject overall to the world’s widest climatic extremes.
  • East Asia - mizuho-fg.com

    www.mizuho-fg.com/ap/east_asia/index.html East Asia. With a presence in East Asia stretching back more than 50 years, we are committed to serving companies at each stage of their growth. Growing with Asia. We have over 50 branches and offices across Asia Pacific, serving the corporate and investment banking needs of our clients in the region.
  • East Asia's Other Miracle - Alex J. Bellamy - Oxford ...

    global.oup.com/academic/product/east-asias-other-miracle-9780198777939 East Asia, until recently a boiling pot of massacre and blood-letting, has achieved relative peace. A region that at the height of the Cold War had accounted for around eighty percent of the world's mass atrocities has experienced such a decline in violence that by 2015 it accounted for less than five percent.
  • WHO South-East Asia | World Health Organization

    www.who.int/southeastasia The Global Leprosy Programme (GLP) of the World Health Organization is housed in the WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia (and not in the Organization’s headquarters in Geneva). It is the Organization’s designated programme for addressing leprosy worldwide. Being classified as one of the 20 neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), the unit works in close collaboration with the Department of ...