El Salvador: Union Created to Support MSMEs

The new National Entrepreneurial Union of El Salvador (Unaes, acronym in Spanish) will introduce a government purchases law that would benefit the sector.

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

This Union is born with the goal of providing support and strengthening the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sector. The Unaes is made up by businessmen from several productive sectors of the country and by Salvadoran entrepreneurs residing in the United States, totaling over 400 members.

According to ElSalvador.com, the vice president of this new entity, Salvador Wilfredo Martínez said that: "Many Salvadoran entrepreneurs, both in and out of the country, which are struggling because of a lack of support, have seen in Unaes a strategic partner, .. , a Union that will actually represent and fight for the sector's interests."

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The Nicaraguan-Korean Association for Development is looking to promote investment in agribusiness and automotive areas.

The Nicaraguan private sector is keen to attract investors from the Asian nation for its agribusiness and automotive areas. According to Soon Taen Kim, the outgoing Ambassador of South Korea in Managua, these opportunities exist, however, what is lacking is a promotion mechanism between both countries with this mission.

Inauguration of Mexico - El Salvador Business Chamber

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The initiative aims to contribute to strengthening trade and investment promotion between the two nations.

From a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in El Salvador:

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The new association, Aconimipyme, aims at offering advice in order to improve competitiveness of small and medium enterprises.

"According to Osman Altamirano, president of Nicaragua Consultants Association for Small and Medium Business, Aconimipyme, the goal is to take advantage of the training and experience of its members to help MSMEs overcome their weaknesses," reports an article in Laprensa.com.ni.

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The funds will finance MSMEs interested in developing projects that generate employment in various areas such as agriculture, catering and handicrafts.

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