More opening of trade, in all productive sectors, is the main recommendation coming out of the meeting of Foreign Ministers in Panama.
They agreed on four points: to increase opportunities for citizens and small businessmen to participate in commercial achievements, to expand regional trade, to expand cooperation and to promote environmental policies.
More than twenty ministers of foreign affairs from 13 countries in the Americas have confirmed that they will attend the meeting in Panama next week.
The meeting, called "The Road to prosperity in the Americas," will be head by the US Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice, and will be held at a beach hotel close to the Panamanian capital, according to a release from the Panama Foreign Affairs Ministry.
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Key representative/s from the Guatemalan Exporters’ Association last 13-15 October attended the 8th TPO Network World Conference to exchange ideas and best practice around stimulating export-led economic growth and meeting the urgent challenges in the sector.