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Nayib Bukele’s territorial control plan

Nayib Bukele’s Territorial Control Plan: Transforming El Salvador’s Security Landscape


Under President Nayib Bukele’s government, El Salvador has witnessed a remarkable transformation in its security landscape. The administration’s severe security measures have effectively bolstered safety and instilled greater confidence among the population. Nayib Bukele’s territorial control plan is one of the strategies! Nayib Bukele’s territorial control plan consists of seven … Read more

El Salvador's Corruption Perceptions Index

El Salvador Drops Two Points in the 2023 Corruption Perceptions Index

 

On the 2023 Corruption Perceptions Index by Transparency International released on January 2024, El Salvador received a Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) score of 31; the country dropped two points from the previous year. The score of 31 is on a scale of 0 to 100, with 100 being the best … Read more

Minimum wage in El Salvador

Minimum Wage in El Salvador in 2024: Understanding the Economic Realities of Salvadorans


The minimum wage in El Salvador in 2024 per month is $365.00 for commerce, industrial, service, and sugar mill workers; $359.16 for maquila workers that manufacture textiles and clothing; $272.66 for coffee mill and Sugar cane harvesting workers; and $243.46 for agriculture, fishing, and coffee harvesting workers. The last minimum … Read more

Traveling to El Salvador with Tattoos

Traveling to El Salvador with Tattoos, Should you be Worried?


Many visitors wonder if traveling to El Salvador with tattoos is going to be a problem; some wonder if they should take extra precautions when visiting or not visit the country at all. Traveling to El Salvador with tattoos should not be a concern for almost everyone who visits and … Read more

El Salvador Airport of the Pacific

El Salvador’s Airport of the Pacific: Prospects and Challenges of the New Airport in El Salvador


The Airport of the Pacific is El Salvador’s new airport set to be built in Conchagua, la Union, in the eastern part of El Salvador, near the Gulf of Fonseca. The new airport in El Salvador started as a campaign promise of President Nayib Bukele to the people of Eastern … Read more

Driving in El Salvador

Driving in El Salvador: A Guide to Navigating El Salvador’s Roads


To drive in El Salvador, you must be 18 years old and have a valid driver’s license from El Salvador or your home country with an unexpired passport. An international driver’s license is not required but recommended, especially if your driver’s license is not in Spanish or English. Getting behind … Read more

El Salvador Healthcare System

El Salvador Healthcare System: Navigating the Salvadoran Healthcare Landscape


El Salvador healthcare system has two sectors: the public and the private. Most Salvadorans are covered by the Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance (MSPAS) and the Salvadoran Institute of Social Security (ISSS), both from the public sector. The public sector includes the Ministry of Public Health and Social … Read more