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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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*A Business District Grant for building improvement to Drew Strazer in the amount of $3,400 to install a concrete floor; and
The MoU will see the QFC and AZF collaborate on numerous initiatives aimed at developing and promoting this industry, as well as an all-inclusive sports business district (SBD).
He said in ensuring proper harmonization and synergy of all government enforcement agencies operating within the Central Business District, the State Government took steps to effectively harmonise enforcement operations within CBD through the hosting of periodic engagement of stakeholders in the formal and informal sectors on how best to manage the business districts in line with acceptable international standard.
"Our relationship with Rechler Equity and the Hampton Business District has been instrumental to our company's growth and ability to fulfill the increasing demand for our products.
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.
Colmore Business District is a business improvement district which charges companies an extra levy on rates that are then used to fund extra services and initiatives for terms of five years.
In Seoul, serious efforts have been put forth by government officials and city planners to lure businesses out of established business districts and into newly created districts.
5 Tokyo central business district, 5 Central Wards; down from No.
Business District will be centred on a Terminal Complex that will contain a second terminal for the airport and a train station for Doha, with metro and long-distance rail links.
DMCAAEs 121-hectare (230 acres) Business District, Business Bay is approximately 743 hectares (1,836 acres) much of which remains unoccupied, is at the heart of
DUBAI - Dubai's quest for global maritime excellence gained momentum on Tuesday with the launch of the mixed-use Business District at the Dh11 billion Dubai Maritime City (DMC).
He joined Sir Michael Lyons, chairman of the developer English Cities Fund (ECF), at the opening of No 4 St Paul's Square to celebrate the scheme that has extended the city's business district.

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