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Jidhafs market revamp soon

January 29, 2014

Plans to develop Jidhafs market will be implemented this year as the senior officials in the Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Ministry promised to finance the project through the second part of the GCC Marshall Subsidy plan. The implementation of the project was to start in the beginning of 2013 but was postponed due to lack of fund. Member of the Northern Municipal Council , Ahmed Al Alawi said, "All formalities related to the project, including drawings, designs and obtaining approvals of the Cabinet to begin the implementation of the project, have been completed." "The council will hold a meeting with the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Municipalities to discuss a number of issues related to the market," he added. Mr. Al Alawi further explained that the project would include the establishment of two buildings in addition to a market for services and shops that will accommodate 48 wholesale and 34 commercial outlets internally and twenty stores covering an area of approximately 1,800 sqmts, externally. copyright

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Source: Daily Tribune (Bahrain)

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