Dominica: China to fund construction of 6 schools totaling US$30 million

Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit expressed his country’s “profound gratitude to the People’s Republic of China” on Wednesday after Beijing agreed to fund the construction of six schools totaling $30 million.

Skerrit said at the “symbolic” groundbreaking ceremony for the schools that China is once again proving “the depth and sincerity of its friendship with Dominica in a most tangible way.”

“There is no denying that Dominica has benefited from the People’s Republic of China’s repeated expressions of genuine friendship.”


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