The Salvadoran Social Security Institute has announced that in May it will publish the specifications for a tender for the construction of a hospital in San Miguel, with an estimated investment of $73 million.
The director of the institution, Ricardo Cea Rouanet explained in an article on Elsalvador.com that "... that the tender will be published in May, for the work to be awarded in June and its construction started in August."
From January to September this year the Salvadoran textile and clothing sector exported $792.4 million, 6.7% less than in the same period in 2011.
Elsalvador.com reports that "The production of textiles and clothing lost momentum in growth between January and September compared to the same period last year due to a slowdown in the U.S. economy and the fiscal crisis in Europe .
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