The sowing and harvesting cycle is about to begin in the country. The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG) purchased US $6.3 million in fertilizers, of 16-20-0 formula, which will be part of the packages delivered by the ministry to farmers.

Exports of agricultural products to Taiwan will face up to 35% of the product's input tax, or tariff, due to the termination of the agreement with that Asian nation, according to the Exporters Corporation (COEXPORT).

 

The next government will take office in June, and among its short-term needs is to cancel debts that had been acquired with investors years ago. The head of the Ministry of Finance (MH), Nelson Fuentes, explained that they are working to leave the money set aside before leaving office.

 

In March, the price of the gas cylinder for domestic use will increase compared to February, the Economy Ministry said.

 

Jobs in the construction industry rose 7.3% between 2017, and 2018, according to updated data from the Central Reserve Bank (BCR).

 

Page 1 of 75