One of the key investments local entrepreneurs have been waiting for is the opportunity to construct and manage facilities that will house foreign workers. These workers largely expected to be imported from the Philippines will fill the shortfall in skilled labor that contractors are expecting as contracts associated with the military buildup are let. The military has stated publicly that as many as 15 000 to 20 000 workers might be necessary to complete the buildup-related construction. No wonder local developers are excited about the opportunity. The size of this distinct population would be larger than most villages on . . .
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