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Inflation Rate in El Salvador

The inflation rate in El Salvador is 7.47% as of October 31, 2022

The inflation rate in El Salvador as of October 31, 2022, is 7.47; it is 0.02 lower than the previous month. The high inflation results from the current global crisis of high prices, the Ukraine conflict, and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The yearly average inflation rate for El … Read more

Nayib Bukele Approval Rating

Nayib Bukele Approval Rating. Why is Nayib Bukele so popular?

President Nayib Bukele approval rating is over 75%; it is the highest approval any Salvadoran president has ever maintained while in office. Bukele is regarded as one of the world leaders with high domestic support; he has maintained an approval rating of over 75 percent since taking office on June … Read more

Trash Problem in El Salvador.

El Salvador. Up to three years in prison and fines for dumping trash in unauthorized areas

The Salvadoran legislature reformed the Penal Code and the Environmental Law to punish those who throw garbage in unauthorized areas. From now on, individuals improperly disposing of trash can face up to 3 years in prison and fines of up to 25 thousand dollars. With 65 votes in favor, the … Read more

National Pupusa Day

National Pupusa Day, November 13, 2022. All you Need to Know About this Salvadoran Holiday

National Pupusa Day is a Salvadoran national holiday celebrated on the second Sunday in November. National Day of Pupusas is a festivity traditionally celebrated in El Salvador and cities worldwide with a prominent Salvadoran population. The National Pupusa Day celebration was enacted by a Legislative decree in 2005. The same … Read more

Salvadoran Vice-President Felix Ulloa

Salvadoran vice-president Ulloa says that China offered to buy Salvadoran debt, according to Bloomberg.

According to a Bloomberg report, Salvadoran vice-president Felix Ulloa stated in Madrid that the People’s Republic of China has offered to buy El Salvador’s foreign debt. Bloomberg details that the vice president gave these statements in Madrid on November 7. “China has offered to buy all our debt, but we … Read more

President Nayib Bukele

Opinion: President Bukele’s possible re-election continues to be a hot topic of discussion

Even though the next presidential elections in El Salvador will not take place until February 3, 2024, the idea of the potential re-election of Bukele continues to be a hot topic of discussion. President Nayib Bukele announced on September 15 that he was going to register as a candidate for … Read more

All Souls Day El Salvador

All Souls Day El Salvador. Remembering Those Who Passed Away

All Souls Day in El Salvador is a day when families and friends pay tribute to those who have passed away. The Day of the Dead in El Salvador is a yearly tradition; Salvadoran visit cemeteries, clean graves, pray or go to church to remember loved ones who are no … Read more