Costa Rica loans

An introduction to loans linked to sustainable development – Finance and banking

introduction In recent years, borrowers and lenders have increasingly recognized the benefits of sustainability-related loan products. Sustainability loans align the cost of borrowing with the borrower’s performance as measured against prescribed sustainability performance goals. Unlike so-called green loans – which also aim to promote sound environmental practices – the borrower …

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Beginner’s Guide ⋆ News from Costa Rica

The air smells of salt and your heart is glad to eat more fresh fish. If you’re obsessed with buying a beachfront property in Myrtle Beach, SC, there’s a good reason for it. Myrtle Beach (South Carolina) is one of the premier golf resorts in North America. However, it is …

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Beekeeping in Costa Rica: how UNDP protects bees

TACOMA, Washington – Costa Rica has one of the lowest poverty rates in Latin America. This is mainly the result of a proactive cooperation with wealthy nations willing to buy Costa Rican exports. Thanks to wise political decisions and social investments, the Central American country was also able to avoid …

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Tourism in a post-pandemic world

Tourist arrivals in Thailand – a top tourist destination – have dropped dramatically. In addition to providing moderate funding to tour operators, the country promotes domestic tourism and long-term stays. (photo: Preto Perola by Getty Images) Tourism in a post-pandemic world By Aleksandra Babii and Sanaa Nadeem February 26, 2021 …

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Chinese loans to Latin America are drying up

After years of lending billions of dollars to the region, China stopped lending to Latin America in 2020. It was the first time since 2006 that China had not granted any new loans to any country in the region, underscoring the concern of foreign banks over the current state of …

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