Salvadorans


Javier Siman

Javier Siman, Salvadoran businessman leader, and lawyer


Javier Siman is a Salvadoran businessman leader and lawyer. He is the current president of ANEP, the National Association of private businesses. Javier Siman warns that an economic crisis is coming to El Salvador, the government disagrees. Javier Siman, a renowned businessman and president of the National Association of Private Enterprises (ANEP), last week in … Read more

Alexia Rivas

Alexia Rivas El Salvador. New Ideas Political Party Deputy for San Salvador


Alexia Rivas is a deputy representing the department of San Salvador at the Salvadoran congress; her legislative period is from 2021 to 2024. Alexia Rivas is a member of New Ideas, the political party created by President Nayib Bukele; she won her seat in the February 28, 2021 elections. Rivas has a degree in International … Read more

Aldo Alvarez

Aldo Alvarez, El Salvador’s ambassador to the People’s Republic of China.


Aldo Alvarez is the first ambassador of El Salvador to the People’s Republic of China. Previously, Alvarez was the communications director for the political party Democratic Change (CD) and a political analyst. According to information provided in a radio interview by Alvarez itself, he is expected to travel to China on July 22. “It is … Read more

Mauricio Funes Cartagena

Mauricio Funes Cartagena, President of El Salvador (2009 to 2014).


Mauricio Funes Cartagena is the former president of El Salvador, 2009 to 2014. Funes now lives in Nicaragua, evading Salvadoran justice. Funes’ presidency is best remembered for corruption and the gang truce that cost many Salvadorans their lives. Funes won the presidency by winning the 2009 presidential elections under the banner of the left-wing political … Read more

Rene Merino Monroy

Rene Merino Monroy. Defense Minister of El Salvador.


Rene Merino Monroy is El Salvador’s Minister of Defense. Monroy was sworn in as minister on June 1, 2019, by President Nayib Bukele. Minister Monroy became the first member of the Naval Forces to obtain this prestigious position. Defense Minister of El Salvador. In late May 2019, President-elect Nayib Bukele announced that he had selected … Read more

Mario Duran

Mario Duran, City mayor of San Salvador from 2021 to 2024


Mario Duran is the mayor of San Salvador, the largest city in El Salvador; his term as mayor is 2021 to 2024. Mario Duran previously served as El Salvador’s Minister of the Interior, a position he relinquished on November 20, 2020. During his time as minister of the interior, Duran played an essential role within … 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. Rivas replaced Mauricio Landaverde, who had this position under the presidency of Sánchez Ceren. Minister of … Read more