Central American Integration is a Matter of Political Will

Political parties are not interested in the subject because it is not profitable electorally or because they believe their country will lose sovereignty.

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

So says Richard Aitkenhead, president of Grupo Inversiones y Desarrollo de Centroamérica (IDC) during a meeting organized under the framework of the Second Support Program for Regional Integration (PAIRCA II).

Experts taking part in the activity considered that "... the integration of Central America still faces challenges, now mostly related to political will instead of technical" reported Elperiodico.com.gt.

"I think more research is needed and that people should be told what is preventing integration," Aitkenhead said.

The experts added that in order to have attractive economic development there needs to be integration between the economies of the region.

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