List of national capitals in East, South, and Southeast Asia

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This is a list of East, South, and Southeast Asian capitals.

East Asia[edit]

Name Nation View
Beijing China People's Republic of China 14,930,000 (2004, municipality) Wang Qishan
Pyongyang North Korea North Korea Pyongyang western view April 2010.jpg
Seoul South Korea South Korea Near by han river.jpg 10,356,000 (2006) Park Won-soon
Taipei Taiwan Taiwan Taipeiview.jpg 2,630,872 (2007)
Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong Night Skyline non-HDR.jpg 7,100,000 (2011) none
Tokyo Japan Japan Tokyo odaiba.jpg
Ulaanbaatar Mongolia Mongolia UlaanBaatar-2009.jpg

South Asia[edit]

Name Nation View Population Mayor or Governor|N/A
Dhaka, formerly Dacca  Bangladesh Dhaka-Bangladesh.jpg 7,000,940 (2008) N/A
Islamabad  Pakistan Aerial View of Islamabad.jpg 1,330,000 (2011) N/A
Kathmandu    Nepal 2009-03 Kathmandu 08.jpg 822,930 N/A
Malé  Maldives Male-total.jpg 81,647 Maizan Ali Manik
New Delhi India Republic of India Newdelhi90zu.jpg 16,321,883 Asha Ram Verma
Colombo  Sri Lanka Nature Scean.jpg 5,600,000 A. J. M. Muzammil
Thimphu  Bhutan Thimphu view 080907.JPG 50,000 N/A

South East Asia[edit]

Name Nation View Population Mayor or Governor
Bandar Seri Begawan Brunei Brunei Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque 02.jpg 46,229 (1991)
Bangkok Thailand Thailand Bangkok skytrain sunset.jpg 7,160,522 (2007)
Metropolitan: 10,061,726(2007)
หม่อมราชวงศ์สุขุมพันธุ์ บริพัตร
M.R. Sukhumbhand Paribatra
Dili East Timor East Timor Dili and Atauro Island.jpg 150,000
Hanoi Vietnam Vietnam Panorama of Hanoi.jpg 3,398,889 (2007)
Metropolitan: 6,232,940(2008)
Nguyễn Thế Thảo
Jakarta Indonesia Indonesia Jakarta Car Free Day.jpg 8,792,000 (2004) Jokowidodo
Malaysia Malaysia KL Sentral at Night.jpg City: 1,627,172 (2010)
Metropolitan: 7,239,871 (2010)
Datuk Abdul Hakim Borhan
Manila  Philippines Roxas Boulevard.jpg 1,652,171 (2010)
Metropolitan: 11,855,975 (2010)
Benigno "Noynoy Aquino Jr.
Naypyidaw Burma Myanmar Sule-Pagoda by-Night.jpg 930,000 (2007) Colonel Thein Nyunt
Phnom Penh Cambodia Cambodia Phnom Penh Tower.jpg Metropolitan: 2,009,264 (2008) Keb Chutema
Singapore Singapore Singapore Singapore Panorama v2.jpg 4,425,720 (2005) None
The Settlement Christmas Island Christmas Island Poonsaan2.jpg 500 (2005) None
Vientiane Laos Laos Vientiane.jpg City: 200,000 (2005)
Metropolitan: 730,000 (2005)
West Island  Cocos (Keeling) Islands Cocos(Keeling)Islands HomeIsland02.jpg 120 (2005) None