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Guatemala: Institutional Crisis and Business

Plazapublica.com.gt, August 28

The appointment as Minister of Economy and Competitiveness Commissioner of people linked to the telecommunications sector has created strong suspicions, and comes at a time when a $250 million deal is on the table.

CACIF Asks President of Guatemala to Resign

The Future of Investments in Guatemala

CACIF Asks President of Guatemala to Resign

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 28

The Coordinating Committee of Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial and Financial Associations is asking him to leave office and be accountable, preventing unnecessary institutional expense for the country.

Guatemala: Institutional Crisis and Business

The Future of Investments in Guatemala

El Salvador: $144 million for Roadworks

elmundo.sv, August 28

The loan approved by the Assembly will be used to build two bridges on the border with Guatemala and expanding the highway between Zaragoza and Puerto La Libertad to four lanes.

Works on El Chaparral Announced

Funding for Roadworks in Honduras

Panama: $22 million for Airport Projects

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 28

Funds from a loan approved to Tocumen SA will be used for expansion and maintenance works at the airports it manages.

Panama: $30 million for Airports

Costa Rica: $20 million for Airport Expansion

Nicaragua: Tender for Smart Traffic Lights

laprensa.com.ni, August 28

The mayoral office of Managua has announced that it is preparing a tender for the second phase of a smart intelligent traffic lights system in the capital and the expansion of the control center.

International Tender: Traffic Lights for $11 million

Panama: Tender for Construction of More Metro Stops

Tender: Sanitation Units for $6.7 million

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 28

In Panama the construction of 1997 sanitation units in different provinces are being put out to tender.

Panama Government Purchase 2015-0-03-0-07-LP-018918

Panama Government Purchase 2015-0-03-0-07-LP-018919

Guatemala: Uncertainty for Public-Private Projects

s21.com.gt, August 27

The current political turmoil is threatening the implementation of important infrastructure projects such as the construction of the State Administrative Center, valued at $200 million.

Public-Private Partnerships Moving Slowly

El Salvador: Investment Projects for Fomilenio II

Costa Rica: Delay to Decree on Bean Shortage

Crhoy.com, August 27

Grain importers are complaining that the study to determine the shortage was made in June and the government has still not signed the decree allowing duty-free imports.

El Salvador to Import Beans Duty Free

Nicaragua to Import More Grains Duty Free

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ENERGY

Win-Win: A Ritual in Any Business Proposal

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 18

In most cases, whoever uses this phrase is thinking only in their own gain, and not in the...

TAXES

Luis Alberto Moreno's teetotum

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 13

The President of the IADB has advised Costa Rica to make a tax reform to raise taxes arguing...

TOURISM

Country brand does not belong to one government

Capital.com.pa, August 11

Just like for any commercial brand, a unique and long lasting country brand must be defined and...

ENERGY

Darien: Opportunities in an Unexploited Area

prensalibre.cr, August 4

Building a road connecting Panama with South America through Colombia would open up a wide range...

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...

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