The study conducted by the Fundación Salvadoreña para el Desarrollo Económico y Social (FUSADES), shows that in El Salvador few people keep the habit of saving in cash or through a bank account.

The Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero (SSF), published in its twitter account that the amounts traded in the primary market of the Bolsa de Valores (BVES) has grown by 89.6%.

The superintendent of the Financial System, informed that yesterday was inaugurated the World Investor Week in which different virtual workshops will be held from October 4 to 9, providing essential tips and tools for investors.

Tuesday, 05 October 2021 02:29

Treasury will grant amnesty to pay taxes

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The minister of Finance, Alejandro Zelaya, informed in a press conference that he presented today to the Legislative Assembly (AL), a Ley Especial y Transitoria que otorga Facilidades para el Cumplimiento Voluntario de Obligaciones Tributarias y Aduaneras, known as tax amnesty, which seeks to forgive fines, interest and surcharges when paying taxes.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a $50 million loan to finance a program that will help reduce the housing deficit in El Salvador by providing loans to households for the purchase of low-income housing.

Saturday, 02 October 2021 04:56

Today the first bitcoin was mined from El Salvador

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Technology specialist, Monica Taher indicated through her twitter account that today the first bitcoin was mined from El Salvador, "we are talking about Renewable Energy, energy from a volcano, if this is not historic, I don't know what is", she said.

The Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero (SSF), calls all salvadorans to remain alert and not to provide their personal data and financial information to avoid possible scams that may affect their security and economic and personal integrity.

The President of the Banco Central de Reserva (BCR), Douglas Rodriguez, the executive director of the Organismo Internacional Regional de Sanidad Agropecuaria (OIRSA), Efrain Medina and the Secretary of Comercio e Inversiones de El Salvador, Miguel Kattan, informed about the new electronic payment service for quarantine treatments, which will be available starting today.

Deputies belonging to the Financial Commission of the Legislative Assembly, presented today a piece of correspondence that contains the reform to the Ley del Sistema de Tarjetas de Crédito with the purpose of eliminating membership and overdraft charges that allow users to make these payments optionally.