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In Taiwan, even though the term "city center" (Chinese: 市中心) is often used, a different commercial district outside of the historic core can actually be typically called a "CBD" (Chinese: 中央商務區), "Financial District" (Chinese: 金融貿易區), or "Yolk area" (Chinese: 蛋黃區), all of which are frequently used terms. There are many central business districts located on the island of In Taiwan, even though the term "city center" (Chinese: 市中心) is often used, a different commercial district outside of the historic core can actually be typically called a "CBD" (Chinese: 中央商務區), "Financial District" (Chinese: 金融貿易區), or "Yolk area" (Chinese: 蛋黃區), all of which are frequently used terms. There are many central business districts located on the island of Taiwan. In Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan, the area around its main railway station, i.e. Zhongzheng District is regarded as its historic city center; the Xinyi District(especially Xinyi Special District) or Eastern District of Taipei located to the east of the said railway station is the current CBD of Taipei, being both the modern financial, political and economic district and Taipei's foremost shopping area, including the location of the 509.2-meter (1,671 ft)-tall Taipei 101, Taiwan's tallest building.[21]

In the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung, the main CBD is the Asia New Bay Area; and in the central Taiwanese metropolitan area of Taichung, the CBD is Situn District, especially Taichung's 7th Redevelopment Zone, in which most high-rise buildings containing offices are concentrated.

Ankara became the capital of Turkey in the 1920s. Istanbul has remained the main economic center of the country up to this day. Ankara is called as "officer city". Currently, a Central Business District is planned in an area of 262 hectares[22] in Varlık, Altındağ.

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