Porto Novo, April 13 (Inforpress) – The municipalities of Santo Antao and the Embassy of Turkey in Dakar have already scheduled a “business mission” to Santo Antao focusing on relaunching the Cement plant in Porto Novo.
The accomplishment of this mission by the Turkish investors to Santo Antao was scheduled during the ambassador of Turkey visit last week to Santo Antao, resident in Dakar, who discussed with the municipalities axes of cooperation and investments in this island .
The mayor of Porto Novo, Anibal Fonseca, took the opportunity to present to the Turkish diplomat some development projects of this municipality, among which the relaunch of the pozzolan cement factory (Cabocem), which has been closed since June 2013 because financial difficulties.
The aim of the mission is therefore to encourage entrepreneurs from that European country to invest in the pozzolanic cement industries in Santo Antao and other strategic areas of development of this island, such as tourism.
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