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Address- Graduation Ceremony- Youth Entrepreneurship Programme 2018- Permanent Secretary (Ag)

  I am indeed grateful for the opportunity to be here to celebrate with you, as this represents a welcome return to familiar territory. Having worked at the Ministry of Education, I am always pleased to attend functions such as this, which celebrates our young people, their ideas and achievements.   I wish to applaud

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Ninety Four East Port of Spain Youths Commit to Creating Further Business Opportunities

What is involved in owning and operating your own business? On Friday July 27, 2018, Ninety Four (94) young persons who either reside or go to school in East Port of Spain can now say they have an idea, as they graduated from the East Port of Spain Development Company Limited’s Youth Entrepreneurial Programme 2018 Read more

Feature Address- 1st Statutory Lease Distribution Ceremony

A very pleasant  morning to you all, Today’s Ceremony marks a milestone achievement not only for the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development and its line agency, the Land Settlement Agency (LSA), but also more importantly to the one hundred recipients who will be receiving Statutory Leases for the lands they now occupy.   As

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First Ever Statutory Lease Distribution Ceremony

Friday 20th July 2018, will be remembered as the date that several Certificate of Comfort holders received statutory leases from the Land Settlement Agency. These beneficiaries who reside in several communities in Sangre Grande, Brazil and Wallerfield attended a Ceremony at the Government Plaza, where they received their statutory leases for a period of 30 Read more

EPOS Youth Entrepreneurial Programme

From 17th July 2018, eighty-eight (88) young prospective entrepreneurs between the ages 14-17 who either reside or attend school in East Port of Spain started a two-week journey of entrepreneurship with the East Port of Spain Development Company Limited.   The programme, an initiative of the East Port of Spain Development Company Limited, an agency Read more

Smart Technologies Transforming the Way We Live

Ms. Simone Thorne Mora Quinones, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development accompanied by Ms. Marie Hinds, Deputy Permanent Secretary of Planning and Development just returned home from attending the 2018 Korea-LAC Future Cooperation Forum, held in Conrad, Seoul. The forum which was held from June 28-29, 2018 had as its theme,

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Public Private Partnership- Launch of Bamboo Creek Villas, Cunupia

Today, the HDC launched the Bamboo Creek Villas, a development located in Chin Chin Road, Cunupia.This development is the second Public Private Partnership housing initiative and utilizes private funding, expertise and land from the private sector to construct houses to satisfy the applicants on the database. This development will consist of a mix of Single Read more