El Salvador Government

Nayib Bukele security plan

President Nayib Bukele security plan. “Territorial control plan”

President Nayib Bukele security plan or Territorial control plan has seven phases. The first three are focus on gaining control of the Salvadoran territory, the social reconstruction of communities, and the modernizing of the police. Phases four to seven … Read more

Rogeliio Rivas

Rogelio Rivas, Ex-minister of Justice and Public Security of El Salvador

Rogelio Rivas Polanco was the Minister of Justice and Public Security of El Salvador for the Nayib Bukele administration from June 2019 until March 2021. President Nayib Bukele appinted Rogelio Rivas to be his security minister in May 2019. … Read more

El Salvador international airport

El Salvador’s international airport expansion is almost completed

The expansion work at the international airport Oscar Arnulfo Romero and Galdamez is 91% complete, said Federico Anliker, the Autonomous Executive Port Commission president (CEPA), on Monday, March 15. “Despite the pandemic, the government of President Nayib Bukele to … Read more

El Salvador Ferry

El Salvador Ferry, a strategic project to facilitate trade with Costa Rica

El Salvador Ferry is a strategic project by the Nayib Bukele administration to strengthen the commercial exchange between Costa Rica and El Salvador. Once completed, the ferry would connect the Port of La Unión in El Salvador and the … Read more

El Salvador Legislative Assembly

El Salvador Legislative Assembly. 2021 to 2024 legislative period.

El Salvador Legislative Assembly is one of the three branches of government in El Salvadoran. The Legislative body is made up of 84 deputies that serve a three-year term. All the deputies are elected by direct popular vote and … Read more

Plan Control Territorial

February 2021 with fewer homicides compared to the same month in the last 23 years

On Thursday, the Salvadoran government announced that February 2021 ended with 105 homicides, which is the lowest number compared with the same month in the last 23 years. February 2021 ended with an average of 3.7 homicides per day; … Read more

Forensic Center

Construction of El Salvador’s first Forensic Research Center concludes

The President of the Republic, Nayib Bukele, supervised this Thursday the facilities of the future Police Forensic Investigation Center (CIF), located in the Nuevo Cuscatlan municipality in La Libertad. The newly built Forensic Research Center is the first of … Read more

Gabriela de Bukele

Salvadoran government to give computers to all students in public schools

On Monday, February 22nd, President Nayib Bukele, along with first lady Gabriela de Bukele and Minister of Education Carla Hanania de Varela, began delivering computers to students in public schools. The first beneficiaries to receive the computers will be … Read more

Michelle Sol

Michelle Sol El Salvador. Minister of Housing and Urban Development

Michelle Sol is the Salvadoran Minister of Housing and Urban Development and president of the National Fund for Popular Housing, FONAVIPO. Previously, Sol served as mayor of the city of Nuevo Cuscatlan from 2015 to 2019. Michelle Sol left … Read more

Army Personal on Patrol

El Salvador ended 2020 with 1058 or 44.2% fewer homicides than 2019

El Salvador ended 2020 with an impressive homicide reduction compared to the previous year, which had 2390. In 2020, the Salvadoran authorities reported 1332 homicides, which is 1058 or 44.2% less than 2019. With only 1058 homicides in 2020, … Read more