Daily Update

Re Tender of Port Terminal for $53 million

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 30

The Panama Maritime Authority has announced a new tender for the concession of the design, construction and operation of a multipurpose terminal in the port of Aguadulce.

Panama: New Tender of Port of Aguadulce

Panama: Colón Port Starts Operations

Nicaragua: Tourism Figures in 2015

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 30

Of the million and a half tourists who visited the country in 2015, 60% came from other countries in Central America, 26% came from North America and the remaining 13% from Europe, South America and other regions.

Costa Rica: Tourism Figures for June 2015

Tourism Panama: More Central Americans Arriving

Costa Rica: Investment Funds Lose Tax Benefit

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 30

A bill already approved in Legislative Commission intends to increase the tax paid on income from investment funds from 5% to 8%.

Costa Rica: Data on the Mutual Funds Industry - April 2016

Costa Rica: Details of VAT and Income Tax Projects

Tender: Social Housing for $72 million

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 30

The Ministry of Housing, and Land Ordinance in Panama is putting out to tender the construction of 4,000 affordable housing units in the region Ngoble Bugle.

Panama Government Purchase 2016-0-14-0-12-LV-010369

Tender: Social Housing for $18 million

Guatemala: Supreme Court Overturns Mining Permit

s21.com.gt, June 30

The Supreme Court has rescinded in a "definitive" manner the permit for operating the mine La Puya, which had been awarded to the company Progreso VII Derivadas.

Another Two Mines Suspended in Guatemala

Panama: Dominion Minerals Sues for Compensation

Costa Rica-Colombia FTA Takes Effect

elfinancierocr.com, June 30

The agreement will come into effect on August 1, making 75% of industrial goods duty-free immediately and the rest within 5 to 15 years.

Costa Rica-Colombia FTA to Take Effect

Guatemala Signs FTAs ​​with EFTA

Panama Metro to Buy 70 Carriages

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 30

In order to meet growing demand 70 new carriages will be purchased which will take the current total from 20 to 25 trains of 5 carriages each.

Costa Rica Looking for 8 Urban Trains

Costa Rica to Buy Trains for $30 million

Shareholder Registry Revived in Costa Rica

Nacion.com, June 29

A bill approved in the Legislative Commission creates a register of shareholders to which the tax authority would have unrestricted access.

Guatemala and the New Law on Banking Secrecy

Costa Rica: Objections to Disclosure of Shareholder Register

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PUBLIC SAFETY

Rare Purchase of Electronic Bracelets

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 30

An alarming trend has been confirmed on the government of Costa Rica involving self-supply...

IT & TELECOMM

Electronic Invoicing: $27 million or $8.5 million?

elfinancierocr.com, June 28

There is a striking difference between the offers received by the Ministry of Finance in Costa...

PUBLIC INVESTMENT

Costa Rica's Untapped Abilities

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 28

As the country suffers from a serious crisis of inability to develop public works, one Costa...

LOGISTICS

The Future of Panama Expands

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 27

The new canal enlarges the volume of ships that transit through it, as well as the opportunities...

EDUCATION

The Absurdity of Teaching French

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 13

Why insist on making students learn French instead of applying the resources invested in...

GOVERNMENT

Costa Rica Becomes Less Competitive

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 13

The Supreme Court has ordered the cost of giving bonuses to employees of the state run...

INFRASTRUCTURE & CONSTRUCTION

Water Problem Deluging Costa Rica

Nacion.com, June 9

Lack of water is stopping productive development, and at the same time the very same disorderly...

LOCAL LAW

"... law abiding citizens and traitors are the same"

CentralAmericaData.COM, June 7

The Congress of Costa Rica has been inspired by the famous tango Cambalache and now those who...

PRICING

What Uber Knows About Pricing

CentralAmericaData.COM, May 16

In addition to revolutionizing the concept of transport in cities, Uber is also an example of...

Economy

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5.24%
1.02%
1.94%
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157.6
211.9
206.2
128.8
302.8
281.2
Exchange Rate
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28.51
554.2
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