Cuba and South Africa strengthen their cooperation
- Submitted by: Camila
- Business and Economy
- 02 / 20 / 2015
Cuban collaboration in the construction industry moves quickly and it should double this year in South Africa, said today the engineer Luis Cantero, national coordinator of the office of the Joint Venture Caribbean (UNECA).
Currently serving in the African nation "about 30 engineers and architects in four provinces of the nine available to the country (Mpumalanga, Free State, Western Cape and Limpopo)" Cantero said in an interview with Prensa Latina.
For example, in Western Cape, specifically in Cape Town, nine specialists who must complete its work this 2015. "During the four years I have been here have overseen the construction of housing for the poorest sectors".
Similar work do those found in Mpumalanga, Limpopo and Free State, whose authorities recently traveled to Cuba, he said.
He explained that the government of Free State, where there are eight engineers inspection of the island in the works- 'hired for the next fiscal year in South Africa (starting in April) another 40 engineers, civil fundamentally, to be allocated to the 20 municipalities of the territory. "
Prospective partners will strengthen the work on the base, control and quality construction, he said Cantero.
Source: Juventud Rebelde