Housing Minister Says Upcoming Project Will Make a Difference


Thursday 18th June, 2018-Housing Minister the Hon. Maria Bird-Browne has expressed appreciation to the People’s Republic of China on behalf of Antiguans and Barbudans who will benefit from a housing project, made possible through a Chinese Grant.

She said the “the project will single-handedly change the lives of at least 200 families”.

Though the plans are still being finalized, Minister Bird-Browne gave an insight into the proposed layout of the houses.

The 97.5 million EC dollar Grant from the People’s Republic of China, will be used to construct 250 homes in Antigua and Barbuda as part of government’s Urban Renewal Programme.