Choluteca

Choluteca

 

a city in southern Honduras, on the Pan-American Highway; capital of Choluteca Department. Population, 22,000 (1972). Choluteca is the center of an agricultural region that raises cotton, coffee, sesame, maize, and cattle. In addition to sawmills, the city has plants for the processing of raw agricultural products.

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La densidad poblacional en el corredor central del pais donde se ubica la cuenca del rio Choluteca, requiere un frente de accion comun en pro de la prevencion de desastres en todo sentido, porque la poblacion continua creciendo y con ello la vulnerabilidad.
el Real Espana, que Nego de visita a la surena ciudad de Choluteca, empato 1-1 con el local Broncos; en tanto que en Puerto Cortes, en el Caribe, el Marathon se impuso por 2-0 al Platense, de casa.
I met the injured people on the landing strip in Choluteca when the plane I was traveling in, ferrying emergency food to the region, was pressed into service as an air ambulance to bring them to hospitals in Tegucigalpa.
The first shipments of aid reached many hamlets and cities cut off by flooding, such as Choluteca in southern Honduras and Posoltega, Nicaragua, where an estimated 2,000 people were killed in a mudslide.
Mientras Silvia Saucedo sigue presa en la Carcel de Choluteca, el envio de arsenales al EZLN no ha parado.
Choluteca, a province strategically located between Nicaragua and El Salvador, was the focus of much of the arms interdiction activity by both contras and Honduran security forces in 1982 and 1983.
in Honduras have resulted in the restructuring and extension of the option to purchase Minera Cerros del Sur and its principal assets, the mineral concessions and gold mine at Clavo Rico, Choluteca Department, Honduras.
Vientos de Electrotecnia has started testing its wind turbines at the plant in San Marcos, Choluteca, and projects that the formal start of operations will be in the first half of December, reports latribuna.
On the Pacific slope: Tocumen International Airport and David, Panama; Liberia, Costa Rica; Choluteca, Honduras; and San Jose, Guatemala.
OTCBB: MSTG), a junior mining company with a focus on the acquisition and development of precious metals properties in Honduras, has signed a contract to acquire the Bonanza Concession covering 1,000 hectares in the Choluteca district of Honduras.
Se examinan dos sitios geograficos: el rio Choluteca y la Colonia Kennedy.