FORT LAUDERDALE — Fort Lauderdale and Cap-Haitien celebrated 20 years of being sister cities with an sudden reward. Moments earlier than the deliberate celebration, Haiti’s Ambassador to america, Bocchit Edmond, acquired information that the Inter-American Development Bank dedicated to investing $65 million to increase Caracol Industrial Park in Haiti’s northern area.
“Cap-Haitien shall be a really, excellent vacation spot for funding,” Edmond mentioned throughout the celebration on the Tower Membership in Fort Lauderdale on Nov. 9.
“Due to the HOPE and HELP legal guidelines, if you wish to put money into Haiti, notably on this space, all the things that shall be exported to america, the U.S. market — the largest market — shall be freed from responsibility.”
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