Nicaragua: 2020 Agenda for the Business Sector

The private sector proposal includes building a new port in the Caribbean and improving existing ones, reviewing electricity tariffs, and creating a special tourist area in San Juan del Sur and Tola.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The private union has submitted a proposal for development in 2020 that focuses on five areas: financing; infrastructure and services; public management and facilitation; education system and human capital; and innovation in business management.

From a statement issued by the Superior Council of Private Enterprise (COSEP):

The Superior Council of Private Enterprise, this morning presented to the COSEP the Agenda 2020 "For a democratic and prosperous Nicaragua," which it contains five strategic lines and 51 lines of action to improve the business environment in the country. 

"Today we present the results of two years of work and we wanted to respond to what our entrepreneurs told us in the Survey on Sustainable Enterprises conducted in 2015 ... this Agenda is an effort that links the private sector, academia, agencies and multilateral meetings with the government that has allowed us to raise 51 lines of action that aim for steps to be taken in matters that go beyond responding to immediate problems," said the president of COSEP, Jose Adan Aguerri. 

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