Xinshi District, Tainan

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Xinshi District in Tainan City
Xinshi District office
Xinshi District library

Xinshi District (Chinese: 新市區; Hanyu Pinyin: Xīnshì Qū; Tongyong Pinyin: Sinshìh Cyu; Wade–Giles: Hsin1-shih4 Ch'ü1; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Sin-chhī; literally: "Newmarket") is a rural district in central Tainan City, Taiwan.

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Its historical name was Sinckan (新港, Xingang, literally 'new port') and shares the same namesake as the Sinckan language and Sinckan Manuscripts.

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Part of Tainan Science Park, which was founded in 1996, lies within Xinshi.

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Coordinates: 23°05′N 120°18′E / 23.083°N 120.300°E / 23.083; 120.300