Improvements to Educational System in Panama Proposed
Friday, September 13, 2013
As part of the country 2014-19 Agenda, the Chamber of Commerce has presented seven proposals to improve the country's educational system.
According to Irvin A. Halman, chairman of the Committee...
Honduras: Extension of Employment Paid By Hours Act
Monday, September 9, 2013
Extending the deadline for the end of the validity of the law does not meet businesses need for certainty regarding the permanence of a system which is considered successful.
Congress has approved the extension until December 31,...
Honduras: Law on Employment Paid Per Hour
Friday, September 6, 2013
Employers have requested that the temporary law whose validity will expire in two months be made permanent.
The Ministry of Labour and Social Security has also...
English Speakers Needed In San Pedro Sula
Thursday, September 5, 2013
The demand for professionals who can speak and write English rose by 70%, keeping pace with the growth of joint ventures with overseas companies.
That was the explanation given Bessy Rocio Lara,...
Panama: Wage Increase in Reverted Areas
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
The Union of Construction Workers of Panama is demanding $4.90 per hour minimum wage from companies who provide services to the Panama Canal or are operating in the reverted areas.
The request was made by the Trade Union of Construction...
Organization that operates in Panama, Guatemala, El Salvador and Costa Rica.
Phone: (507) 264 5099 - (507) 264 4194
Guatemala: More Work and Less Pay
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
When vacancies arise companies fill them paying the new employee less than before, and give them even more demanding requirements.
A Manpower study outlined in an article in...