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Building Hopes On Real Estate - Experts See Tremendous Opportunities For Growth And Job Creation In

October 11, 2016
  Several stakeholders in the real estate sector say planning is critical if the Government is to capitalise on the tremendous opportunities the sector provides for helping to create sustainable economic growth. "... Real estate can be a pillar of economic growth if we apply planning and an overall objective, or strategy. One of the things that will...
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Kingston Is Ripe For Tourism - Facey

September 6, 2016
  For those who want a quiet place to think, check the waterfront early on a Saturday or a Sunday. The concept of making Kingston a workable tourist attraction could well move beyond the realm of a notion. It may just be the engine to drive interest in Jamaica's capital city, and make downtown buzz again. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Pan-Jamaican...
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Chang to speak on Gov’t housing and water policies today

July 5, 2016
  Dr Horace Chang KINGSTON, Jamaica — The government’s efforts to promote public-private partnerships in water and housing projects, is expected to be one area of focus, when Minister without Portfolio, Dr Horace Chang, speaks in the Sectoral Debate this afternoon at Gordon House. Dr Chang is also expected to address the recent completion of the...
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Use Housing To Push Economic Development - Hayden Cater

June 12, 2016
  Maureen Hayden Cater (left) in discussion with Edwin Wint, president of the Realtors Association of Jamaica, during the organisation’s annual general meeting recently. There is more concern emerging that sufficient attention is not being given to housing when developments are being planned across the island. This time, the concern has come from...
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Stamp duty, transfer tax to be reduced

June 8, 2016
  President of the Realtors Association of Jamaica Edwin Wint (left) greets Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation Dr Horace Chang at the association’s 50th anniversary symposium and annual general meeting held at The Knutsford Court Hotel, yesterday. The Jamaican Government is to reduce stamp duty and transfer...
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