Every year Switzerland sells about 50 thousand tons for which it receives $1.98 billion, earning a return on its coffee exports which is 5 times higher than in Germany.
An article on Msn.com reports on a not well known phenomenon practiced in Central America: the value of generating and accumulating knowledge and practicing innovation is much higher than owning and exploiting natural resources.
In 2012, CADE will analyze the synergy between education and economy, because in order to have sustained economic growth it is necessary to have quality education and an emphasis on labor market requirements.
CADE is a conclave or annual summit meeting of executives and entrepreneurs in general, from across the country which brings together all members of the Panamanian Association of Business Executives (APEDE), with active participation of all Chapters and whose main purpose is to discuss, analyze and seek solutions to national problems.
In the knowledge economy, where thinking and creativity are the raw materials required to generate revenue, human brains are assets and should be protected, looked after and not abused.
An article by Margaret Heffernan for Bnet.com reminds us that in the last 100 years innumerable studies into productivity have arrived at the same conclusion: the quality of people's work starts to detoriate when they do more than about 40 hours per week. This can be observed in more errors and omissions - often extra hours are spent correcting just these problems.
Latin America's main problem is that information technology growth has stalled, according to a report in La Prensa of Honduras.
A new ranking from the World Economic Forum shows that Mexico, Brazil, Argentina and most other Latin American countries are losing ground to countries from the Middle East, Asia and Europe in terms of connecting to the Internet.
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