El Salvador’s favorable security climate has facilitated the execution of new projects with foreign capital in various sectors such as tourism, agribusiness, urban development, and commercial infrastructure, among others. Seguir leyendo Salvadorans Abroad Invest $577 Million in the Country.
In a recent interview with Radio YSKL, Morena Valdez, the Minister of Tourism, shed light on the various initiatives undertaken by her ministry to promote tourism and enhance the country’s growth in this sector. One of the key highlights discussed was the highly anticipated ISA World Surfing Games 2023, which is set to bring together more than 500 athletes and accompanying guests. Seguir leyendo ISA World Surfing Games 2023: El Salvador Anticipates Over 500 Athletes and Accompanying Guests.
May 10th marked the end of a remarkable milestone for El Salvador, as the nation recorded zero homicides nationwide. With this achievement, President Nayib Bukele’s administration has reached 365 days without any homicides, completing a full year without deaths due to violence during the nearly four years of his presidency since assuming office in 2019. Seguir leyendo El Salvador Reaches 365 Days Without Homicides During President Nayib Bukele’s Administration.
El Salvador has become one of the top destinations for international surfers in recent years, with many attracted by the waves and, now, the country’s safety, according to the Minister of Tourism, Morena Valdez. Seguir leyendo El Salvador’s Surfing Scene: A Safe Haven for Tourists and a Boost to the Economy.
.The Government of El Salvador has invested $10 million in an effective signal blocking system that remotely alerts them 24/7 if there is a mobile phone and internet signal in the country’s prisons, but they will reinforce it with blockers like those at the CECOT. Seguir leyendo El Salvador’s Government modernizes internet and cell signal blocking in prisons.
The American Chamber of Commerce in El Salvador (Amcham) believes that the reduction in crime is a favorable factor for the arrival of more private investment from the United States to the country. Seguir leyendo Improved Security Favors More American Investments in El Salvador, says Amcham.
The recently concluded 2022-2023 cruise season in El Salvador was a resounding success. From October last year to April this year, the country welcomed 12 luxury tourist ships, surpassing the government’s initial projection of 10 and transporting a total of 17,096 tourists. Seguir leyendo Cruise season attracted 17,096 tourists to El Salvador.
El Salvador has made history by achieving the safest month ever recorded in the country. April 2023 saw 24 consecutive days without any reported homicides on a national scale, making it the safest month in the nation’s history. Seguir leyendo April 2023: El Salvador’s Safest Month in History.
This morning, a drug shipment hidden inside a package was detected by a canine agent of the National Civil Police (PNC) during an inspection at the El Salvador Postal Service. The package contained amphetamines and procaine. Seguir leyendo Canine Agent Detects Drug Shipment in Package During Inspection at El Salvador Postal Service.
For years, motorcyclists and bus drivers fell victim to gang members in El Salvador, which caused an increase in insecurity and problems for public transport users. But thanks to a government security strategy, these problems are now a thing of the past. The new approach has eliminated the millions of dollars that transporters paid to gangs as extortion fees, which will have a positive impact on transport operations and the lives of the people. Seguir leyendo Government security plan puts an end to extortions and killings in public transportation.