Technology, Economics and Politics in Greater China
Wednesday, March 11, 2009
The Plot Thickens in Long-tan Science Park Case
Lee Jie-mu, the former head of Hsinchu Science Park Administration under Chen Shuibian, has admitted that the deal to buy land from the Koo family was done at the behest of President Chen. Apparently, the National Science Council's chief was kept in the dark about the deal although vice premier and head of the Council of Economic Planning and Development, Lin Hsin-yi, knew about the deal and was opposed to it (link here).