The government has extended for another year three open contracts for the provision of medical supplies, which should have expired in 2010.
Three ministerial agreements published in the Diario de Centro America explain that the measure was taken to avoid the shortage of drugs such as "analgesics and anti-inflammatories, antacids, antiemetics, anti-flatulents, enzymes, laxatives, oral nutrition, muscle relaxants, antihypertensives, anti-infectious, and antiseptics ... ", reported Prensalibre.com.
The Ministry of Energy and Mines has given approval for the hydroelectric station Raaxhá in Alta Verapaz, with capacity to generate 10 MW for a period of 50 years.
"The awardee the contract, Hidroeléctrica Raaxhá, will install the plant in the municipalities of Chisec and Coban, Alta Verapaz, and will have a capacity to generate 10MW," reported Elperiodico.com.gt.
The Guatemalan Social Security Institute (IGSS) has granted an additional 90 days exemption from fines for those companies who do not pay employer and employee contributions on time.
The additional period granted by the IGSS began on Sunday, April 1st, under agreement 1284 published by the public record newspaper Diario de Centro América. The first agreement exemption, 1270, was issued in September 2011 and has now expired, reported Prensalibre.com.
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