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Home Depot Opens branch in Chetumal
Home Depot Opens branch in Chetumal yesterday and the State invites more investors to come. Beto Borge and the Director General of “The Home Depot” in Mexico inaugurate new commercial branch.
The Corozal Daily had the pleasure of witnessing the historic inaugural ceremonies by the Governor of Quintana Roo - Roberto Borge Angulo, accompanied by The Home Depot’s General Director, Ricardo Saldívar Escajadillo, which is the third Home Depot branch to open in the State of Quintana Roo and the 110th in the country of Mexico. The opening of the branch cost approximately two hundred and ten million pesos (210 million pesos equivalent to over $34,400,000.00BZ) and will provide employment for approximately 230 Chetumaleños.
The Governor thanked the executives of the commercial chain for their confidence and asked them to continue to invest in Quintana Roo, providing jobs and expanding the range of the locals’ buying opportunities and choices.
The Chief Executive reiterated that Quintana Roo has provided a safe and fertile environment for investment opportunities and that the State’s local government State guarantees that the process and procedures are carried out in a timely manner. This is partly due to continuous improvement in our local regulations.
"Home Depot” is a company that generates many jobs and its caters to customers in the field of construction, house remodeling, commercial establishments, landscaping, outdoors, etc".
The Governor acknowledged the effort of the executives of the company, because it is a business that began thirteen years ago in Monterrey, Nuevo León, and today is in virtually all the States of the Republic.
For his part, President and CEO of The Home Depot, Ricardo Saldívar Escajadillo, thanked the Governor for providing the facilities for the opening of this store, the 110th in the country, offering 15,000 products.
At inaugural ceremonies, the President of the local municipality of Othon P. Blanco Chetumal, His Excellency Eduardo Espinosa Abuxapqui, commended the Governor for building the platform to boost economic activities and growth and creating jobs in his state. He stated "The opening of this store The Home Depot, generates confidence in other investors to come."
At the same time, the Governor of Quintana Roo and the Director General of the commercial chain, Ricardo Saldívar Escajadillo, delivered a donation of 50 thousand pesos to the Foundation for autistic children and those suffering from other developmental disabilities ( I.A.P., headed by Doctor José Ismael Caamal Osorio).
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