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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For the construction of a hospital in Choluteca the multinational South Korean Samsung plans to invest $35 million, while for the electrification in rural areas and renewable energy projects it has estimated it will spend $40 million and $45 million respectively.
"We have had contact with three of the workers that are trapped and we are working carefully removing earth and stone to reach and rescue them," Lieutenant Manuel de Jesus Reyes, a firefighter in the nearby city of Choluteca, was quoted by The Mirror.