Court’s Decision Draws Conflicting Reactions

News: Taipei City and New Taipei City governments are in a conflict over Taipei High Administrative Court's decision to nullify an environmental impact assessment (EIA) committee's approval of the proposed Tamsui-Taipei expressway project in China. The proposed 4.7km long expressway will connect Highway No. 2 in Tamsui, in New Taipei City, and the intersection of Dadu Road and Zhongyang N Road in Taipei City.Taipei City has said that it will respect the the court's decision, while, the New Taipei City feels that the EIA approval is still valid at this point and has announced to continue with the TWD4.6bn (US$156.5mn) project.

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Sector: Infrastructure
Geography: Taiwan

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