El Salvador

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English in Latin America Improves During Pandemic

Levels of English in Latin America improved during the pandemic, with more than 70% of countries from the region seeing proficiency grow during 2020, according to a new study. The news will be of particular interest to investors and companies looking to enter the region, with higher levels of English in Latin America making it …

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First Blue Bond in Latin America Promotes Sustainable Biz

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has announced the issuance of the first blue bond for Latin America and the Caribbean — a $37 million fixed rate bond that will help fund projects to extend access to clean water in the region. The announcement was made during the ongoing United Nations’ COP26 climate summit, where IDB …

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Employment Law in El Salvador: a Guide

For anyone looking to register a business in El Salvador or already active in this Central American market, getting to grips with and properly implementing employment law is critical to maintaining your company’s good standing and maximizing its chances of success. Employment law in El Salvador is overseen by the Ministry of Labor and Social …

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Bitcoin in El Salvador: Govt Loses $3M on First Day

The government of El Salvador has lost an estimated $3.1 million on its initial investment in Bitcoin within one day of the cryptocurrency becoming legal tender in the Central American country. The adoption of Bitcoin in El Salvador became law on September 7, after months of headlines and speculation since legislation to make it legal …

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Latin America Business: 2021 Growth Predictions Jump

In a highly positive sign for Latin America business and investment, the UN’s Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has significantly raised its predictions for growth in the region during 2021, offering a strong indication of economic reactivation in the wake of the global pandemic. According to a newly released report from …

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