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Sister Cities

Sister Cities
City Country/Area Date of exchange Size of land(km²) Population(10 thousand) Note
Kaohsiung Taiwan 1966.6.30 2,946 2,77 Major port city in Taiwan
Los Angeles U.S.A. 1967.12.18 1,290 381 Largest port city in Pacific coast area. It is also the center of space industry
Shimonoseki Japan 1976.10.11 716 28 Located at the western tip of Honshu.
An important fishing and passenger ferry port.
Barcelona Spain 1983.10.25 99 159 Located on the Mediterranean coast.
A major commercial and business center.
Rio de Janeiro Brazil 1985.9.23 1,260 632 One of the most beautiful ports in the world.
Vladivostok Russia 1992.6.30 562 62 Biggest port city in Russia
Shanghai China 1993.8.24 6,340 2,301 Largest city in China and main port.
Surabaya Indonesia 1994.8.29 300 270 Capital of Eastern Java
Victoria Australia 1994.10.17 240,000 560 Major industries are manufacturing and energy related industries
Tijuana Mexico 1995.1.17 1,727 121 Center of Mexican industry in the NAFTA area - metal, food and manufacturing
Ho Chi Mihn Vietnam 1995.11.3 2,057 740 Major port city in Vietnam
Auckland New Zealand 1996.4.22 5,048 150 Largest city in New Zealand and main port.
Valparaiso Chile 1999.1.27 326.3 28 Main port of Chile
Western Cape South Africa 2000.6.5 129,370 411 Port city province in southwestern South Africa
Montreal Canada 2000.9.19 3,509 190 Major port city in Canada
Istanbul Turkey 2002.6.4 535 880 Largest city in Turkey and main port
Dubai UAE 2006.11.13 4,114 200 Commercial capital and second largest of the United Arab Emirates
Fukuoka Japan 2007.2.2 341 148 Largest city in Kyushu and important passenger ferry port. Political,economic and cultural center
Chicago U.S.A. 2007.5.7 590 290 The financial, business, and cultural capital of the Midwest.
St. Petersburg Russia 2008.6.11 1,439 495 The Russian capital of culture and arts
Phnom Penh Cambodia 2009.6.11 375 132 The capital and the largest city of Cambodia
Mumbai India 2009.11.19 438 1,800 The commercial and financial center of India
Thessaloniki Greece 2010.3.8 17.8 35 The second-largest city in Greece and the capital of Macedonia
Casablanca Morocco 2011.4.26 324 367 The 6th largest city on the African continent
Cebu the Philippines 2011.12.16 4,933 250 The No. 1 province of the Philippines
Yangon Myanmar 2013.1.14 599 700 The current commercial center of Myanmar