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July 28th, 2014
Taiwan Cabinet Passes Legislation for National Land Use Planning

A draft act on national land planning was approved by the Cabinet July 24, paving the way for Taiwan to maintain a balance between development and conservation on the road to long-term sustainability. Under the Ministry of the Interior-proposed bill, land will be classified into four zones: agriculture, conservation, marine and urban, with usage plans developed on a national, city and county basis. In addition, a budget of NT$100 billion (US$3.3 billion) will be dedicated to the preservation and sustainable development of land. Read more via Taiwan Today