Course: Business in Central America

EENI - Business School.

"Doing Business in Central America" (E-learning Course)

The main objective of the course "International Trade and Business in Central America" is to provide an overview of the Central American economy and business opportunities in order:

  1. To learn to do business in Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica, Panama, El Salvador, Nicaragua, the Dominican Republic, and Belize
  2. To know the business opportunities in the region
  3. To understand how to negotiate in the Central American markets
  4. To analyze foreign trade and foreign direct investment flows
  5. To understand the importance of the Central American Integration System (SICA)
  6. To know the Free Trade Agreements (FTA) in Central America.
  7. To develop a business plan for the Central American markets

Modules of the Course: Doing Business in Central America.

Business Central America

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Course learning materials in En (or  Es Centroamérica Pt Fr Amerique Centrale). The student has free access to the materials in these languages.

  1. Credits of the course "Doing Business in Central America": 16 ECTS/8 AC Credits
  2. Total Tuition Fees: 624 Euros.
  3. Consult scholarships for African students
  4. Duration: 16 weeks
  5. Download the syllabus of the course: "Doing Business in Central America" (PDF)

The course "Business in Central America" is studied...

  1. Masters: International Business (MIB), America, and Pacific
  2. Doctorate DIB Business in America

Students who have taken this course (Doing Business in Central America) can validate and register for this Master/Doctorate at EENI

The course "International Trade and Business in Central America" contains exercises (Business Plan) that are evaluated which the student must work out and pass to obtain their respective diploma ("Diploma Doing Business in Central America") issued by EENI.

Methodology: e-learning/Distance Learning.

Course intended for all those wanting to specialize in Central American markets.

Area of knowledge: America - Doing Business

Sample of the course "Business in Central America"
Central America Economy

Course "Doing Business in Central America Countries" - Syllabus:

  1. Central America and the Latin American Economic Area (4 ECTS) of the Western Christian Civilization
  2. Economy and Foreign Trade of Central America (1 ECTS)
  3. Doing Business in Belize (0.5 ECTS)
  4. Doing Business in Costa Rica (1 ECTS)
  5. Doing Business in El Salvador (1 ECTS)
  6. Doing Business in Guatemala (2 ECTS)
  7. Doing Business in Honduras (1 ECTS)
  8. Doing Business in Nicaragua (1 ECTS)
  9. Central American Integration (0.8 ECTS)
    1. The Central American Integration System (SICA)
    2. The Central American Common Market (MCCA) - Integrated with SICA -
    3. The Central American Bank for Economic Integration
  10. Doing Business in Panama (1 ECTS)
  11. Doing Business in the Dominican Republic (1 ECTS)
  12. Free Trade Agreements related to the markets analyzed on the course "Doing Business in the Central America"
    1. Central American countries agreements with the United States (CAFTA-DR), Panama, the European Union (association agreement), the Dominican Republic, and Chile
    2. Belize's agreements: the Caribbean Community (1 ECTS), Colombia-CARICOM, Guatemala, and the Caribbean Basin Initiative
    3. Costa Rica's Agreements with Mexico, the CARICOM, Canada, and China
    4. El Salvador's Agreements with México, Colombia, and Taiwan
    5. Guatemala has an FTA with Taiwan
    6. Honduras's Agreements with Canada and Taiwan
    7. Agreements related to the Northern Triangle (El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras) countries with Mexico and Colombia
    8. Nicaragua's Agreements with Mexico and Taiwan
    9. Panama's Agreements with Chile, the United States, Canada, the Andean Community, Singapore, and Taiwan
    10. EU's Generalized System of Preferences (GSP)
    11. Association of Caribbean States (ACS) (1 ECTS)
    12. Mesoamerica Project (0.1 ECTS)
    13. Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) (0.3 ECTS)
    14. Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas (ALBA) (0.3 ECTS)
  13. Other regional institutions and agreements in Central America (Summary)
    1. Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
    2. Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLAC)
  14. Introduction to Spanish
  15. Business Plan for Central America

Market Access Tool
Central American Market

Samples of the Course: Business in Central America (e-learning).

Panama Business

The main religions in Central America: Christianity: Catholicism and Protestantism

Central American Integration System

Costa Rican economy

Guatemala City Business

FTA Central America Panama

Central American Common Market

Panama City Business

EENI - American Students:
EENI Students America

The European Union and Central America:
FTA EU Central America

Dominican Republic Business

Agreement Chile Central America



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