Daily Update

Caribbean Ports of Costa Rica On Strike

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 23

Union members went on strike indefinitely in the port terminals of Moin and Limon, through which pass 80% of international trade by the country and the region.  

Contradictions in Costa Rica Over Mega Port Project

Construction Strike Continues in Panama

El Salvador: Advances in 355 MW Gas Station

ElEconomista.net, October 23

Pacific Energy has announced that it signed the lease for the space which will be used for its plant in the port of Acajutla and has completed the EIS.

El Salvador: Obstacles to Geothermal Energy

Panama: 60 MW Natural Gas Plant

Costa Rica Accelerates Expropriation Processes

Crhoy.com, October 23

The recently approved reform of the Expropriation Act reduces the time for the State to take possession of the goods necessary for the execution of public works.  

Initiative to Streamline Business Registration

Honduras: Government Allowed to Buy Used Equipment

Costs Increase for Air Commerce with Peru

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 23

In the South American country a rule has been published that establishes that costs and expenses incurred during transportation of goods by air must be borne by the importers.

Peruvian Trade Mission to Visit Costa Rica and Panama

Alternative Logistics in Northern Costa Rica

Panama Relents and is Removed from Colombia's Gray List

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 22

The Colombian government announced an understanding to negotiate a double taxation treaty according to OECD standards, allowing it to remove Panama from its list of tax havens.

Impact of the Panama-Colombia Agreement

Panama Closes Ranks Against Colombia  

Exploitation of Geothermal Energy Throughout Costa Rica

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 22

The deputy leader of the ruling bloc has presented a bill that authorizes the state power company to exploit geothermal energy in protected areas: national parks, biological and forest reserves and wildlife refuges.

Nicaragua Approves Geothermal Law Reform

Costa Rica: Geothermal Energy in Protected Areas

Tax Rebate Agreement with EU  

laprensa.com.ni, October 22

The Council of Ministers of Economic Integration of Central America has until November to ratify the tax refund mechanisms governing the import of European goods.

Croatia Could Join European Partnership Agreement

Tariffs Lowered on European Liquors

Costa Rica: New Rules for Trusts

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 22

Amendments to the Regulation on public offers of securities and new regulations will encourage increased use of securitizations and trusts to finance public works.

Costa Rica: Stock Market Will be able to Finance Public Works

Costa Rica: Reforms To Securitization Trusts

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GOVERNMENT

The Electricity Assembly of Costa Rica

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 23

Those who are elected to perform executive positions such as the Presidency of the Republic must...

FINANCE

Impact of the Panama-Colombia Agreement

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 23

The agreement for Panama not to feature in Colombia's gray list establishes a deadline of one...

ENERGY

Solar Energy for Houses: Reality or Pipe Dream?

Crhoy.com, October 20

The intense media apparatus unleashed by solar panel producers should not make us avoid the...

PUBLIC FINANCE

A Cry in the Fiscal Night for Costa Rica

Nacion.com, October 8

"The defense and strengthening of the rule of law requires, as a starting point, enabling sound...

AGRICULTURE & FOOD

Countries with the Most Profitable Coffee

msn.com, October 6

Every year Switzerland sells about 50 thousand tons for which it receives $1.98 billion, earning...

GOVERNMENT

The False Opposition Between Productive and Social Issues

elfinancierocr.com, October 6

In Costa Rica the main political operator of the new government has stated that from now on they...

GOVERNMENT

Financial Sustainability of the State in Guatemala

s21.com.gt, October 2

"Net contributors are providing less and less taxes in relation to the services they receive,...

EDUCATION

Investing in Primary and Secondary Education and Not University

Crhoy.com, October 1

In Costa Rica the 14% increase in funds for state universities has generated discussion even...

ENERGY

Present and Future of Solar Energy in Central America

CentralAmericaData.COM, September 29

Although the installed capacity is currently small, strong growth is projected in the region as...

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