Panama reaffirms bilateral cooperation with Spain. With the Strategic Government Plan from the Republic of Panama, the govern focuses on strengthening the cooperation bonds it had with Spain in topics such as Governability, Security, Education and Capacity Development.
In Panama the State buys public transport company for US$49 million. The govern has announced the purchase of the operation of the public transport system “Mi Bus”, through the acquisition of 100% stake in the current concessionaire TMPSA, on the part of the Metro de Panama.
In Guatemala, while the investment and employment law projects is still waiting in congress, the new Minister of Economy announced that they are preparing a plan B to maintain incentives for the productive sector.
In Costa Rica no more fiscal embargos without a court order. The bill against tax fraud has removed the power of the tax authorities to collect and put in place embargoes through administrative decision.