Daily Update

Dual Education to Reduce Unemployment

Nacion.com, December 14

In the Central American region, the average unemployment rate for those aged between 15 and 24 is estimated to be around 11%, with lack of work experience being the main barrier to accessing the first job.

One More Step Towards Dual Education

Costa Rica: Hiring Expectations

Electric Transformers: Imports up 6%

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 14

In the first half of the year, Central American countries invested $164 million in purchasing electric transformers for $164 million, equivalent to a 6% increase over the same period in 2017.

Central America Purchases More Kitchen Ovens

Beer: Imports Increase 45%

Another Judgment in Favor of the Panama Canal

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 14

GUPC, the consortium in charge of the Canal expansion, must return $848 million in advances to the Panama Canal Authority.

Ruling in Favor of the Panama Canal

Canal Expansion: International Arbitration with GUPC

Construction of Treatment Plant Authorized

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 14

In El Salvador, the contract for the design and construction of the $4 million El Zonte wastewater treatment plant in Chiltiupán, La Libertad, was signed.

Approval for Water Treatment Work

El Salvador: $21 million for Sewerage Works

Recruitment Forecast Down for 2019

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 14

For the first quarter of 2019, 11% of companies in Panama expect to increase their payrolls, which is less than the 13% reported for the fourth quarter of 2018.

Recruitment Expectations Improve

Recruitment Expectations for 2019

Nicaragua: Significant Decline in Residential Construction

elnuevodiario.com.ni, December 14

A 40% decline is estimated in the construction of social housing investments in the country, and in the case of middle and upper-class housing, the contraction reaches 70%.

Figures from the Crisis

Nicaragua: Sales Keep Falling

Guatemala: 2019 Better Than 2018?

elperiodico.com.gt and prensalibre.com, December 14

The Bank of Guatemala expects next year's economic growth to be better than in 2018, which would be caused by higher public spending and the growth of family remittances.

Honduras: Economy to Grow Less than Expected

Economic Growth Revised Downward

Pharmaceutical Market: Top Players in Costa Rica

CentralAmericaData.COM, December 14

In the wholesale pharmaceutical distribution business, it is estimated that Cefa, Distribuidora Farmanova and Compañía Farmacéutica together represent about 65% of the market share.

Pharmaceuticals: Purchases from Mexico up 9%

Firms Selling Medicines to Central America

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GOVERNMENT

Which Changes are Foreseen in 2019?

prensalibre.com, December 12

Although some uncertainty is projected next year in Guatemala, because of the presidential and...

EMPLOYMENT

Workforce Automation: More Threat Than Opportunity

martesfinanciero.com, December 6

Although new jobs will emerge, technological changes will have a strong impact in the Central...

MARKETING AND SALES

Prices: How to Increase Profitability?

CentralAmericaData.COM, November 30

Estimating how much customers would pay if they bought from a competitor and defining how the...

BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT

No Legal Certainty?

CentralAmericaData.COM, November 7

The court's pronouncement that declared legal the strike of the state fuel refiner and...

EDUCATION

Do you speak English?

CentralAmericaData.COM, November 2

In the last year, Costa Rica significantly improved its level of English language proficiency,...

GOVERNMENT

NO State Intervention

elnuevodiario.com.ni, October 25

Arguing that the law of creation of the Nicaraguan Company of Imports and Exports attempts...

MARKETING AND SALES

More Attention to Price Management

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 19

Only a few companies are aware of the true impact of a proper strategy and price management on...

PUBLIC FINANCE

Shameless Justice

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 17

The representatives of the Supreme Court of Justice of Costa Rica are more concerned with...

ECONOMICS

Better prospects on the economic horizon

CentralAmericaData.COM, October 4

"Despite temporarily slowing in 2018, the panamanian economy is poised for a rebound in the near...

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - Sunday, November 18, 2018

Cattleman's Week and Expoleche

Guatemala, Guatemala

From November 13 to 18, entrepreneurs of the livestock sector will meet in Guatemala City to address issues related to the technification of meat and dairy production.

Event by: Departamento Editorial de CentralAmericaData.com

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - Friday, November 23, 2018

11th Latin American Cluster Congress (CLAC)

Panamá, Panama

From November 21 to 23, a regional event will be held in the capital of the country in which topics related to competitiveness, innovation, territorial development and cluster management will be discussed.

Event by: Departamento Editorial de CentralAmericaData.com

World Panama Real Estate Marketing

Organization that operates in Panama and Panama.
Phone: (507) 3454542

World Panama real estate marketing promotes city and beach property listings for sale or rent with international syndication to more then 80 real estate web portals worldwide.

Company Profile

crcb-pacs latam

CRCB-PACS Latam is Nicaraguan company offering PACS Solutions for the visualization and manipulation of radiological images from X-rays, CTs, MRIs, mammographs, etc.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Central America
Phone: (505) 83346335

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