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Central Government Development Plans

Starting in 2016, the central government implemented the "Digital Nation and Innovative Economic Development Plan" (DIGI+ Plan), by launching the "5+2" incentive program to provide over NT$5.83 trillion in funding to support innovative industries involved in green technology, Asia's Silicon Valley, smart machinery, medical biotechnology, national defense, aviation, innovative agriculture, and circular economy. The program is to promotes inter-departmental and inter-ministerial cooperation and industrial innovation.

Five Inventive Programs

Introduction

Green Energy Technology Industry

The program aims to create a green energy technology industry ecology, combining precision machinery, the Internet of Things, composite materials, ICT, and domestic green energy demand. It will support the development of the offshore wind farming and solar power industries, and help penetrate into the global market to create the next rising-star industry.

Asia’s Silicon Valley

Connect well-known core technology communities from all around the world to be the first to grasp the next-generation industries of the future, as well as become an innovation and startup development base for the youth of the Asia-Pacific.

Innovative Smart Machinery Industry

Upgrade from precision machinery to smart machinery; become one of the top five manufacturing nations and one of the top three export countries in the world; transform/upgrade, create job opportunities, expand exports, resolve social issues; become the "capital of global smart machinery," drive the development of the central region.

Biotech Industry

Elevate the level of "talent, funding, intellectual property, legal environment, consolidation of resources, and selection of effective targets" through connecting to the world and consolidating local innovation clusters; create an innovative "Asia-Pacific Biotech Pharmaceutical Industry R&D Center."

Defense industry

Increase the self-sufficiency of the defense industry and defensive combat capabilities; stabilize domestic demand, encourage technological upgrades and system integration, and assist in expanding into the international market; strengthen industrial communities' effectiveness and increase employment opportunities in order to start a positive cycle of civil-military cooperation.

Related Link:National Development Council

Taipei City Government Development Plans

Under the "5+2" Program, the city government wants to transform the Nankang Software Park into an "Asia-Pacific Biotech Pharmaceutical Industry R&D Center." An estimated NT$11 billion will be injected into the development of a key research and development base for medical biotechnology. In response to the central government plans, the Taipei City government has initiated many projects to promote industrial development.

BOT Project in NeiHu Technology Park
BOT Project in NeiHu Technology Park
Basic Information
Development Unit Taipei City Government
Base Location Land No. 2, 3, 6, 6-1, 7, 4th Subsection, Xihu Section, Neihu Dist., Taipei City
Total Floor Area 17,542.31 m2
Land Zoning Area The land for the public service facility; the land for the industrial support facility
Content of the Plan The project is managed and developed in accordance with article 42 of the Act for Promotion of Private Participation in Infrastructure Projects (hereinafter referred to as the Participation Promotion Act). In addition, the “Incubation center and its facilities” are a major business based on subparagraph 11, paragraph 1, article 3 and subparagraph1, paragraph 1, article 8 of the Participation Promotion Act and the approval letter: Jing-Shou-Chi No. 10500005620 of MOEA, dated on February 3, 2016. The construction introduces private capital and professional contributions to the innovative development of enterprises and the incubation of startup businesses to enhance the innovative drive of the Neihu Technology Park.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry Information, communication, and important emerging industries in the future
Management Status This project contract has been concluded with the private investor, Hongwell Jueiguang Co., Ltd. The project is currently under construction and the operation is expected to start in May 2020.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: CHEN, WAN-LIN
TEL: (02)2720-8889 ext. 6597
Contractor Contact Person:
Name: CHEN, LI-LING
TEL: (02)2278-9066 ext. 112
Taipei City Nangang Biotechnology Industry Cluster Development BOT Project
Nangang Biotechnology Industry Cluster
Basic Information
Development Unit Taipei City Government
Base Location 20 plots on Land No. 482 etc., 1st Subsection, Zhongnan Section, Nangang Dist., Taipei City
Total Floor Area 15096.73m2
Land Zoning Area A special zone for the biotechnology industry; a specific commercial area
Content of the Plan The project is managed and developed in accordance with article 42 of the Act for Promotion of Private Participation in Infrastructure Projects (hereinafter referred to as the Participation Promotion Act). In addition, the “Incubation center and its facilities” are a major business based on subparagraph 11, paragraph 1, article 3 and subparagraph1, paragraph 1, article 8 of the Participation Promotion Act and the approval letter: Jing-Shou-Chi No. 10500005620 of MOEA, dated on February 3, 2016. The construction introduces private capital, establishes the biomedical innovative incubation center, provides incubation space for new biotechnological ventures, provides opportunities for investments in technological development and operational management, and supports the expansion in business opportunities while offering professional resources. In contrast, there is also biotechnology industrial space established to introduce biotechnology enterprises in the middle or late technological development phase or enterprises that are relatively developed and provide offices, research labs, and small trial facilities such as functional spaces that are equipped for upgrading the biotechnological industry.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry Biotechnology
Management Status This project contract has been concluded with the private investor, Century Development Co. on April 30, 2018. The project is currently under construction.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: HSU, SHU-YIN
TEL: (02)2720-8889 ext. 6584
Contractor Contact Person:
Name: Director CHANG, HUI-TZU
TEL: (02)2653-2688 ext. 533
BOT Project in BeiTou Media Park
BOT Project in BeiTou Media Park
Basic Information
Development Unit The Department of Cultural Affairs, Taipei City Government
Base Location 15 plots on Land No. 187 etc., 1st Subsection, Taoyusan Section, Beitou Dist., Taipei City
Total Floor Area 14,142m2
Land Zoning Area The Audiovisual and Music Industrial Zone
Content of the Plan The project is primarily planned for the “movie industry”, followed by the “TV industry”, and supplemented by the “pop music industry”.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry Movie, TV, and pop music industries covered by the “Development of Cultural and Creative Industries Act”.
Management Status The 2nd public tender invitation. This project was managed on June 28, 2019. The invitation for the tender conference was held on July 11 and the tender submission will be concluded on September 25th.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: WANG, PO-LU
TEL: (02)2720-8889 ext. 3551
Land Development for Taipei Main Station C1/D1 (East Block)
Land Development for Taipei Main Station C1/D1 (East Block)
Basic Information
Development Unit The Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taipei City Government
Base Location 11 plots on Land No. 188-6 etc., 1st Subsection, Kungyuan Rd., Zhongcheng Dist., Taipei City
Total Floor Area 31,593m2
Land Zoning Area Joint development zone
Content of the Plan The project area includes the linking of the union station and the airport MRT, in which the four underground floors and the 2 ground floors in the C1/D union land will be incorporated with the airport MRT a1 Taipei Station. To ensure that the construction is in accordance with the existing structure safety, urban plan, and relevant laws, the investor may complete a subsequent design based on the actual operational demands.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry No housing purpose is allowed. The project contribution is available to general services, financial and insurance businesses, fitness services, travel and transportation services, general hotel services, and international tourism hotel businesses. The daily retail sale and restaurant area shall not exceed 40% of the floor area after the construction has been approved.
Management Status The MOEA has rejected the new project applied by the team consisting of the best applicant NAN HAI DEVELOPMENT LIMITED and MALTON BERTHAD. The government is now managing subsequent operation pursuant to laws.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: WEN, LIU-CHING
TEL: (02)2331-0706
BOT Project in East wing of Nangang Terminal
BOT Project in East wing of Nangang Terminal
Basic Information
Development Unit The Department of Public Transportation, Taipei City
Base Location East Station (BOT): Land No. 972,973, 2nd Subsection, Nangang Section, Nangang Dist., Taipei City
Total Floor Area East Station (BOT): 4,889.88 m2
Land Zoning Area The land concerning the east bus station
Content of the Plan The Nangang bus station is one of the factors in promoting the “Taipei East District Gateway Plan”. The project is additionally significant in order to satisfy the travel demands of people in eastern Taiwan that are traveling to and from the Great Taipei Area, correspond with the rising travel demands resulting from the future development of the east district gateway plan, and reduce the over-centralized condition of the bus routes in western Taipei. Therefore, the plan includes establishing the Nangang bus station to alleviate the travel burden of the Taipei Station.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry Acquire the construction and operation rights of the east station and the operational rights of the west station and Shan III bus stations. The organizer agrees that the business scope that is operated by private institutions include:
  • Constructing the East Nangang Bus Station and its related facilities.
  • Operate the east, west, and Shan III station in the Nangang Bus Station and collect the rent based on the approved platform rental rate.
  • Establish affiliated businesses according to the “Regulations of Multi-use for Public Facilities Land in Urban Planning Area”. Furthermore, no housing construction and operation is allowed for the project’s land zoning area.
Management Status The 3rd public tender invitation was managed on June 3, 2019, and the application deadline is August 2, 2019.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: CHEN, LI-YEN
TEL: (02) 2727-4168#8223
Public Urban Regeneration Project for NTU ShaoXing South Road
Public Urban Regeneration Project for NTU ShaoXing South Road
Basic Information
Development Unit The Taipei City Regeneration Office
Base Location 29 plots on Land No. 446-1 etc., 1st Subsection, Zhongcheng Rd., Zhongcheng Dist., Taipei City
Total Floor Area 13,578m2
Land Zoning Area Residence 3(special), residence 3-2(special), land for social welfare, park, road
Content of the Plan In order to improve the district environment, NTU and the city government mutually promote this government-led urban renewal project to integrate the existing medical compound facilities by building the area as a “smart and healthy-life park” with “clinical medical care and medical education”, “health industry and services”, and “biomedical technology and innovation”. The development will also integrate the land’s superficial setting according to the right exchange of urban renewal. The NTU Medical School Research Building and social welfare facilities are planned in this area.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry The investor may acquire the operational rights over 8,700 pings in commercial zone A and B for 50 years and may also operate the distribution of real estate after the renewal in the correct exchange area.
Management Status The subsequent matters relating to the tender invitation are currently managed.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: WEN, YA-TING
TEL: (02) 27815696 ext. 3008

Taipei Urban Regeneration Center Contact Person:
Name: LIOU, JIA-YU
TEL: (02)2516-1855 ext. 603
Public Urban Regeneration Project for East SnongSan MinQuan
Public Urban Regeneration Project for East SnongSan MinQuan
Basic Information
Development Unit Taipei Urban Regeneration Office
Base Location Land No. 363-1, Parcel 4, Dunhua Section, SongSan District, Taipei City (5 lands)
Total Floor Area 4,392 m2
Land Zoning Area Residence 3, residence 3-2
Content of the Plan The three keys of planning are a “public welfare feedback space,” the “privileged transfer of the development rights of Dadaocheng,” and the “planning for repair and reuse of historical buildings.” In cooperation with the overall planning of the area around SongSan Airport, it is mainly for the development of such commercial purposes as hotels and offices. The high floors are planned for commercial purposes or residences, while the low floors are generally for commercial spaces.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry In general, the ratio of commercial floor area shall be at least 50% of the total floor area. The investors shall propose a public welfare plan aimed at the space received. The design shall be satisfactory to a cultural exchange activity space as specified in the urban regeneration plan, while the area of international exchange activity space planning and requirements of local users shall be at least 675 m2 for a minimum of 10 years. The real estate after regeneration within the rights transfer area will be distributed.
Management Status Business invitation from August 15 to October 15, 2019.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person: Taipei Urban Regeneration Office
Name: LIANG, YU-CHAN
TEL: (02) 2781-5696 ext. 3179

Taipei Urban Regeneration Center Contact Person:
Name: LIU, CHIA-YU
TEL: (02)2516-1855 ext. 603
BOT Project in Taipei Digi-Creative Center
BOT Project in Taipei Digi-Creative Center
Basic Information
Development Unit Department of Economic Development, Taipei City Government
Base Location Land No. 40, Jeouzong Section, Neihu District, Taipei City
Total Floor Area 22,436 m2
Land Zoning Area Industrial Support Zone
Content of the Plan The project is developed in accordance with Article 42 of the Act for Promoting Private Participation in Infrastructure Projects (hereinafter the Participation Promotion Act). According to Article 3.1.11, 8.1.1, the “incubation centers and their facilities” are major businesses for introducing private funds and spaces required by innovative incubation with a focus on digital content or relevant industries to assist in the promotion and transformation of industrial settlement in Nangang and Neihu districts.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry Digital content and other cooperative industries
Management Status Preparations for business invitations are underway and are expected to be announced in 2020.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: YANG, SUN-YI
TEL: (02) 2720-8889 ext. 6587
BOT Project in BeiTou Shilin Science Park
BOT Project in BeiTou Shilin Science Park
Basic Information
Development Unit Department of Economic Development, Taipei City Government
Base Location Land No. 88, 91, 93, Ruanchiao Section, Beitou District, Taipei City
Total Floor Area 83,816 m2
Land Zoning Area Technology industry zone
Content of the Plan To correspond with industrial development trends and integrate resources around Beitou, Shilin Technology Park, “smart healthcare” and “digital technology services” are two major areas of industrial development. Meanwhile, private funds and resource contributions in such high-tech industries as artificial intelligence, robotics, biology, and digital medical care are introduced to land dedicated for city technology development T16, T17, and T18 through the creation of superficial rights. It is expected to lead the overall industrial development in Beitou, Shihlin Park and ultimately become the engine of Taipei City’s next industrial development.
Industrial Categories Available for Entry Smart healthcare, digital technology services
Management Status Preparations for business invitations are underway and are expected to be announced in October 2019.
Contact Person City Hall Contact Person:
Name: LI, CHENG-HSUAN
TEL: (02) 2720-8889 ext. 6587