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central business district (CBD)

Typically the downtown section of a city,generally containing the finance, real estate,insurance, and legal headquarters for the city.

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However, the Hamptons Business District, located just outside the village limits, is attached to the water treatment system beneath the civil-military airport, making it a good match for Westhampton Beach Brewing.
In contrast to business districts in Metro Manila where vacancy rates now hover at six percent, the Cebu IT Park and the nearby Cebu Business Park continue to experience sustained demand from BPOs.
Over a period of time, several central business districts (CBD), usually referred to as financial centres abroad, emerged in the city where office buildings dominate.
The current term for the Colmore Business District BID expires in March 2019.
It's intended to act as a catalyst to some redevelopment in creating a more pedestrian-friendly business district," Mr.
1) Ed Banuelos, executive director of the San Fernando Chamber of Commerce, said the chamber supports the city's efforts to revitalize the business district and the San Fernando Mall.
Mahaffey says that supporting ethnic business districts in Detroit with tax abatements, inexpensive property and other assistance is not without precedents.
One of them, his tire business in the Central Business District, sells mainly Goodyear products to a customer base that is now 90 percent black.
Only five minutes from the Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, the hotel sits in the lively but upscale Condado between San Juan's business district and its historic Old San Juan neighborhood.
A spokesman said: ``Mr Bowen was shot in the Hillbrow area of the city and visitors to the city should avoid Hillbrow and Berea as well as the central business district, especially the Rotunda business district.
Business District Magazine's one-day conference is designed to bring the use of social web technologies down-to-earth.
Rechter Equity Partners was joined by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and other guests to break ground on the newest addition to the Hampton Business District (HBD) in Westhampton Beach.

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