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Surf City El Salvador

El Salvador’s Surf City ALAS Pro Tour 2021 Surf Championship Finishes


Yesterday December 5th, the Surf City ALAS Pro Tour 2021 Surf Championship concluded. The event took place at Playa Punta Roca from December 2nd to the 5th. Punta Roca beach is one of the best surf spots in El Salvador and one of the iconic beaches in El Salvador’s Surf City. Venezuelan Francisco Bellorin won … Read more

El Salvador International Airport

European Union to Accept El Salvador’s COVID Vaccination Card for Travel


Starting on December 1st, 2021, Salvadorans traveling to countries in the European Union can use the COVID-19 certificates issued by El Salvador as proof of vaccination. The European Commission reported yesterday, Wednesday, December 1st, of the decision to recognize the equivalence of the COVID certificate issued in El Salvador to the digital certificate of the … Read more

El Salvador Surf

El Salvador to Host the December “ALAS Pro Tour 2021 Surfing Championship”


The Latin American Association of Professional Surfers (ALAS) announced on November 5 that the 2021 ALAS Pro Tour surfing championship will be hosted by El Salvador. This surfing event will take place at Punta Roca beach in La Libertad, from December 2 to 5. It will be the last surfing competition of the 2021 ALAS … Read more

Bitcoin El Salvador

The 2021 Latin American Bitcoin & Blockchain Conference Starts in El Salvador


LABITCONF, the Latin American Bitcoin & Blockchain Conference, started today in El Salvador. This is Latin America’s oldest and most important conference on Bitcoin and Blockchain. Discover the first country where Bitcoin is Legal Currency. Come to learn, connect and start projects with the leaders of the region and the world,” reads the LATITCONF website. … Read more

USAID

The US to provide $300 million to Salvadoran, Guatemalan, and Honduras NGO’s


The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced on Thursday, November 4, that it will provide $300 million to Salvadoran, Guatemalan, and Honduras NG0’s. The funds will be provided over five years to local organizations to address the causes of irregular migration to the United States from El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala. Samantha Power, … Read more