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Lack of Water in Panama Alarms Entrepreneurs

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 3

"It is unacceptable that in a country with enviable economic growth and being the fifth country in the world with the most rainfall" there is no secured access to clean water for its inhabitants.

Water Shortages in Costa Rica Get Worse

Water: From Problem to Opportunity

Mexico Will Not Ban Honduran Shrimp

laprensahn.com, August 3

Despite complaints from local farmers, it has been confirmed that the Mexican government will not restrict the entry of 15 million tons exported annually by Honduras.

Mexico doesnt want honduran shrimp

Shrimp From Honduras to Mexico At Risk

Companies Prequalified for State Administrative Center Rejected

elperiodico.com.gt, August 3

In Guatemala the six pre-qualified companies in the tender for the construction, estimated at $200 million have been rejected, and a new tender will be convened.

Guatemala: Pre-qualified companies for State Administrative Center

Guatemala: International Interest in Administrative Center

Environmental Review of Panama-Colombia Electricity Connection

Prensa.com, August 3

The Panamanian Ministry of the Environment has hired a consultant to assess the risks and costs of the choice of route for the transmission line proposed by the binational company Interconexión Eléctrica Colombia Panamá.

What Is Preventing the Panama- Colombia Electricity Interconnection?

Colombia's Interest in Energy Sector in Central America

Illegal Mining in Panama

Panamaamerica.com.pa, August 3

The mining union is complaining about lack of controls on growing illegal mining activities, driven by the need to avoid torturous bureaucratic formalities.

Panama: Mining Concessions Paralyzed

Analysis of Mining Activity in Central America

Tender: Laboratory Tests for $13 million

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 3

The Costa Rican Social Security Department is putting out to tender automated tests for determining glycated hemoglobin in blood and automated tests for identification of microorganisms.

Costa Rica Government Purchase 2015LN-000022-05101

Costa Rica Government Purchase 2015LN-000022-05101

Buyers Trade Mission 2015

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 31

From September 22nd to 25th, the XVII edition of the Buyers Trade Mission will bring together in Costa Rica exporters and 180 international buyers from 30 countries.

$60 million in Deals at Buyers Trade Mission

Virtual Business Meetings at ExpoApen 2014

Wind Projects in Costa Rica Stopped

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 31

The new administration of the state-run National Power and Light Company (Compañía Nacional de Fuerza y Luz) has stopped two wind projects because they do not guarantee real returns.

Costa Rica: State Wind Farm Suffers Losses

Wind Project Halted in Costa Rica

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ECONOMICS

"After me, the Deluge" - Louis XV

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 30

Very dark is the future of a country where the rulers do not lift their gaze beyond the few...

INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE

Mexican Peso Continues to Depreciate

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 28

One dollar in Mexico now costs over 16 pesos, having accumulated 9.5% depreciation since the...

PUBLIC SAFETY

El Salvador Paralyzed by Gangs

elmundo.sv, July 28

Threats made by organized criminals to transporters were carried out on monday when 7 drivers...

BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT

The Purchasing Power of the Poor in Latin America

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 28

An IADB study analyzes business opportunities at the base of the pyramid in Latin America and...

ECONOMICS

Greece: A Live Lesson of Mismanagement

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 17

A comparison between the crisis in the United States in 1929 and the one occurring now in Greece...

ECONOMICS

Economía Social Solidaria = Sharing Economy

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 16

The twin sister of an old concept of cooperatives which today enemies of capital want to...

PUBLIC FINANCE

Costa Rica: Examples of How to be Like Greece

prensalibre.cr, July 10

Information about salaries of officials at the state run telecoms company has been released,...

GOVERNMENT

For and Against the UNOPS

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 8

While state officials are happy to delegate their responsibilities to the UN Office for Project...

EDUCATION

Political Indoctrination in Technical Education

CentralAmericaData.COM, July 8

In Costa Rica teachers at the National Institute who trains technicians, are preparing to teach...

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304.0
281.2
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27.07
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Ssyc S.A.

Organization that operates in Panama and Panama.
Phone: (507) 321 1123

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PdM Consultores Internacional SRL

Complimentary education for productive asset maintenance specialists and reliability engineering.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama
Phone: (506) 8828 8610

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