Holiday in Central America: December 25
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Holiday in Central America: December 25

Next Sunday, December 25, is the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus Christ, which entails the enjoyment of a holiday regulated in the region as follows: Guatemala: It represents a mandatory paid day off, which is applicable from 12 noon ...
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Tax Compliance Schedule 2023 - Costa Rica
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Tax Compliance Schedule 2023 – Costa Rica

Our team specialist in Tax law shares the primary tax obligations for the 2023 fiscal year in Costa Rica. D-101 Income Tax Declaration
  • Due within 2 months and 15 days after the closing of the company fiscal period.
  • Taxpayers ...
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New Law for the Cultivation and Commercialization of Cannabis and Hemp in Costa Rica
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New Law for the Cultivation and Commercialization of Cannabis and Hemp in Costa Rica

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Giancarlo Andreoli Senior Associate Costa Rica [email protected]

In Costa Rica, recently, Law number 10.113 called "Cannabis Law for Medicinal and Therapeutic Use and Hemp for Food and Industrial Use" was approved, establishing six months to regulate said Law by ...
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BLP has advised EVERTEC, Inc. and its subsidiaries on refinancing credit facilities
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BLP has advised EVERTEC, Inc. and its subsidiaries on refinancing credit facilities

BLP has advised EVERTEC, Inc. (EVERTEC, or the Company) in Costa Rica and Guatemala on the refinancing of its existing credit facilities; the new credit lines consist of $200 million of extended revolving credit and a $415 million term loan ...
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BIOTA the first NFT that represents the environmental services of a Costa Rican forest

BIOTA the first NFT that represents the environmental services of a Costa Rican forest

On December 8, at the launch of the Biota project presented at the Radisson Hotel, BLP Partner Mauricio Salas received, on the firm's behalf, the first NFT that digitally represents the environmental services of a Costa Rican forest for one ...
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BLP advises Grupo Tecún on selling its automotive division to Grupo Q in Guatemala.
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BLP advises Grupo Tecún on selling its automotive division to Grupo Q in Guatemala.

As of December 1, the Hyundai, Mazda, and Peugeot brands formerly controlled by different companies belonging to Grupo Tecún became part of the automotive portfolio of Grupo Q in Guatemala.  BLP’s advice to Grupo Tecún on selling its automotive division ...
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The SICOP platform will be out of order from December 1-8, 2022. 
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The SICOP platform will be out of order from December 1-8, 2022. 

Due to the implementation of the new General Procurement Law and in accordance with resolution number MH-DM-RES-0919-2022 of the National Treasury, the digital platform SICOP will be temporarily out of order from 12 am December 1 through 11:59 pm December ...
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