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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

Nicaragua: $55 million for Work on Customs Offices

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 27

Approved resources from an international loan will be allocated to infrastructure improvements at the customs offices of Peñas Blancas, San Pancho and Guasaule.

Costa Rica - Nicaragua: Border Post Under Construction

Guatemala-Mexico: $250 million for Border Crossings

Panama: Incentives for Multinationals to be Broadened

anpanama.com, August 27

The government plans to extend the incentives of the law 41 other multinational companies not included in the original text, such as the manufacturing sector.

Panama Continues to Attract Foreign Investment

More Multinationals in Panama

El Salvador: Decentralization of Environmental Licenses

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 27

In the departments of La Paz and San Vicente procedures will be made through a local office, without having to go to the headquarters of the authority for the environment.

Guatemala: Bureaucracy and Environmental Permits

Cement Company Wins Courtcase Against State

Honduras: New Law on Use of Chemicals in Soil

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 27

A new law regulates the use in soils of 70 chemicals, including inorganic compounds, hydrocarbons, pesticides and other industrial chemicals.

Assistance to Exporters in El Salvador

Panama: Chemical Weapons Ban

"Honduras Premium" Food Safety Seal

SAG, August 27

An announcement has been made of a new "Honduras Premium" label to certify the safety of exported fruit and vegetables.

Global Food Safety Standard Updated

Canadians Eating More Fruit and Vegetables

Tender: Sewer Construction Works

CentralAmericaData.COM, August 27

The National Water and Sewerage Administrator is putting out to tender the construction of potable water and sewerage works in two communities in the department of Santa Ana.

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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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Organization that operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Dominican Republic.
Phone: (507) 61413031

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Pura Vida Drillings

Pura Vida Drilling and Well Services is a modern and innovative well drilling company that strives to provide our customers with the most efficient and cost saving measures pertaining to ground water extraction. We have imported all of our drilling equipment from the United States and only install water wells using U.S. technology. All of our crew members are experienced, seasoned well drillers. Most have more than 20 years of drilling experience.
Operates in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama
Phone: (506) 2450 5300 - (506) 7291 7165

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