SIP to Realize Urbanization in 3 Years
All the farm households will be resettled once and for all in the next 2 to 3 years under the unified urbanization plan of SIP, which covers an area of 288 square kilometers, including the 70-square-kilometer China-Singapore Cooperation Zone.
During the "tenth 5-year plan" period, about 30,000 households with a population of 110,000 and some 1,800 enterprises were resettled in SIP. The average per capita annual income reached 10,697 yuan RMB last year. Coordinated progress was made in all social undertakings, and marked changes took place in the outlook of rural townships.
Apr. 29, 2006