Sat, 10 Jul 2004

Houses to be builtfor civil servants

PANGKALPINANG, Bangka Belitung: The Bangka Belitung provincial government will build some 1,000 houses for civil servants in the province, a senior government official said.

Imran Rozi, head of the provincial regional infrastructure office, said civil servants would be able to buy the houses through a soft credit scheme.

Funding for the project will come from the central government, Imran said. -- Antara