Daily Update

How Much Does the Region Lose in Crime?

CentralAmericaData.COM, January 16

Because of factors such as business closures and lack of opportunities, it is estimated that criminal activity costs Honduras and El Salvador 16% of GDP, and in the case of Guatemala, its losses could amount to 7% of its production.

The Real Impact of the Crisis

El Salvador: Cost of Violence is Equal to 16% of GDP

MARKET STUDY

Central America Purchases More Microwave Ovens

CentralAmericaData.COM, January 16

From January to June 2019, companies in Central American countries imported microwave ovens for $17 million, which is 8% more than the amount reported for the same period in 2018.

Fridges: Purchases from Mexico grow at 6%

Kitchen Ovens: Business with Mexico Up 14%

Travel Agencies: Evolving to Survive

Nacion.com, January 16

The rise of the Internet as a means of organizing and booking travel is generating headaches for companies in the sector, which agree that the strategy should be to focus on marketing complete packages in very specific market niches.

Food: New Needs, More Opportunities

Nicaragua - El Salvador Business Tourism

Extension for Payment of Panama Canal Fee

CentralAmericaData.COM, January 16

The Panama Chamber of Commerce requested the Panama Canal Authority to postpone the start of collection of the fee for the use of fresh water in the Canal, which would begin to be paid on February 15, 2020.

Panama Canal: Risk Rating Confirmed

More Traffic Projected in Panama Canal

New Government and its Bills

prensalibre.com, January 16

The initiatives of Competition, Leasing and the reforms to the General Law of Telecoms are some of the projects that the new administration of Giammattei plans to present to the Congress of Guatemala.

Guatemala Seeks More Mexican Investment

Guatemala: Competition Law Goes Ahead

Vertical Housing: $12 Million in New Investment

laprensagrafica.com, January 16

The construction is planned to start in the municipality of Santa Tecla, El Salvador, a residential complex of 39 houses of two floors each, which will have three rooms and two parking lots.

Central America: $400 Million in Residential Construction

$10 Million in Residential Project

Honduras Prepares its Transition to Digital TV

laprensa.hn, January 16

As of April 27, 2020, the analog television signal will cease to operate in the country, which is why the channels must broadcast their content in digital format.

Panama: Transition to Digital TV Announced

El Salvador Begins Transition to Digital TV

Strikes: Legal Guarantee in Costa Rica

CentralAmericaData.COM, January 16

After the approval in second legislative debate of the law authorizing employers to suspend, from the first day of demonstration, the payment of wages to public servants who go on strike, the file will go to the President, Carlos Alvarado.

Strikes in Costa Rica: Progress on the Bill

Telecommuting Regulations in Panama

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GOVERNMENT

What Challenges Will the New Government Face?

prensalibre.com, January 14

Alejandro Giammattei, Guatemala's new president, is hosting a country with weak institutions,...

MARKETING AND SALES

AI and Sales Strategies

CentralAmericaData.COM, January 9

For companies, it is increasingly essential to support their strategies with artificial...

RETAIL

Retail: Prices vs Location

CentralAmericaData.COM, January 7

In the retail business, the closeness and proximity of sales channels is becoming increasingly...

INFRASTRUCTURE & CONSTRUCTION

Of "Tall Tales" and Mega-Projects

laprensa.com.ni, December 20

Five years after the big announcement made by President Ortega and the Chinese company HKND, of...

BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT

New Business and Big Data

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 19

Technology and tools for analyzing large volumes of information used by large corporations to...

EXPORTS & IMPORTS

T-MEC: What to Expect in the Future?

prensalibre.com, December 13

With the recent signing of the U.S.-Canadian-Mexican trade agreement, a precedent was set for...

BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT

Big Data, Business and the Future

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 12

The ability to identify and understand hidden patterns and correlations in large volumes of data...

PRICING

How to Stop Competing Just for Price?

fijaciondeprecios.com, December 6

Charging tariffs consistent with the positioning of the brand and communicating its...

FINANCE

Legislative Endorsement for Anti-Money Laundering Law

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 5

The National Assembly of Panama approved in third debate the bill that creates the...

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Phone: (253) 888-6603

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Grupo Vision Inversiones Guatemaltecas

We are a company with 16 years of experience that offers technology solutions through successful projects.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras
Phone: (502) 22617121 - (502) 41909653

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