NHT to Spend $39.4 Billion on Housing Solutions in 2019/20

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Jamaica News: The National Housing Trust (NHT) is to spend $39.4 billion on housing activities for the 2019/20 fiscal year.

This was disclosed by Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr. the Hon. Nigel Clarke, as he opened the 2019/20 Budget Debate in the House of Representatives on Thursday (March 7).

During the new fiscal year, the NHT plans to undertake 8,640 housing starts and complete 4,714.

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In addition, Dr. Clarke informed that the National Water Commission (NWC) is to spend $7.2 billion in planned capital expenditure.

The funds will be used to pursue rehabilitation of the water and sewerage infrastructure, to reduce non-revenue water and improve service.

Dr. Clarke also informed that the Port Authority of Jamaica will spend $4.4 billion in the 2019/20 fiscal year, to continue projects aimed at facilitating economic growth and development, as well as enhanced security at the ports.

 

Source: JIS News

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