Results of FTA Between Colombia and Guatemala
Friday, November 14, 2014
Since the beggining of the FTA Guatemalan exports to Colombia have increased by 4.6% annually, while Colombian goods going to Guatemala have risen by 23.9% annually.
From a statement issued by the Government of...
Grupo Poma's Investment Plans
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Grupo Poma is planning to expand its portfolio of investments in Costa Rica venturing into housing construction projects and strengthening its presence in the automotive sector.
The Salvadoran group, which has been present in Costa...
Costa Rica Invests $20 million in Recreation Center
Thursday, November 6, 2014
An announcement has been made of the construction of a sports club, social and special events centre in an area measuring 22,600 square meters west of the capital, in the county of Santa Ana.
Construction is expected to start in December and...
The Difficulties of Small-Scale Energy Production
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
In Costa Rica generators of small scale energy are complaining about a lack of key definitions in the regulations in force since April and which regulate sales of surplus energy.
How rates are set, who will buy the bidirectional...
El Salvador: Tax Breaks for Tourism Projects
Friday, October 31, 2014
$91 million is the estimated amount of the investment projects which have already been approved or are pending which will receive the tax incentives offered by the government for investment in the tourism sector.
From a statement issued by the Ministry of Tourism of El...
El Salvador Seeks Investors in Infrastructure in Mexico
Friday, October 31, 2014
The government negotiates with Mexico to obtain $128 million from the Yucatán Initiative to expand to four lanes the road going to the port of La Libertad and to build two bridges on the borders of La Hachadura and Aguiatú.
Of the $128 million earmarked for these projects, half...
Opening of Panamanian Market for Maritime Services
Thursday, October 30, 2014
A bill introduced by the government intends to streamline access to the Panamanian market for foreign companies in the provision of maritime auxiliary services.
Excerpted from the bill introduced by the government of...
Forum in Guatemala on Energy Investment
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
On November 4th, Guatemala City will host a regional summit on energy investments in Central America.
From A statement issued by the Government of Guatemala:...
Guatemala Opens Trade Office in Colombia
Monday, October 27, 2014
The aim of the Guatemalan government is to increase investments made by Colombian companies in sectors such as energy, food, plastics and textile businesses.
"... The Colombian investment is one of the most...