EFTA-Central America Agreement

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Syllabus of the Subject: Central America-European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Free Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the Central America-European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Free Trade Agreement
  2. Topics covered by the Central America-European Free Trade Association FTA
  3. Foreign Trade between the Central American Countries (Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama) and EFTA's Countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland)
The Subject (e-learning) “Central America-European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Free Trade Agreement (FTA)” is part of the following Higher Education Programs (Degrees, Masters, Doctorates) taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Bachelor's Degree in International Trade (e-learning)
  2. Masters: America, Europe, International Business, Foreign Trade
  3. Courses: EFTA States, Central America
  4. Doctorates: Europe, America

Languages of study Higher Education in English Tertiary Education in Spanish EFTA Post-secondary Education in French Association européenne de libre-échange Study in Portuguese AELC.

Student (Hispano-African University)

Recommendations for EFTA's Students: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland

Sample of the subject - Central America-European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Free Trade Agreement:
EFTA-Central America Free Trade Agreement (Course)

Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): European Free Trade Association (EFTA)-Central America Free Trade Agreement.

Entry into force of the EFTA-Central American (Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama) Free Trade Agreement (FTA):

  1. Costa Rica, Panama, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Norway: August 2014
  2. Iceland: September 2014
  3. Guatemala: pending

The main objective of the European Free Trade Association-Central America (Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is to set-up a free trade area.

The European Free Trade Association (EFTA)-Central American States (Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama) Free Trade Agreement (13 chapters) covers:

  1. Trade in Goods (elimination of all customs duties on industrial products)
  2. Trade in Services
  3. Government Procurement markets
  4. Competition
  5. Trade and sustainable development
  6. Protection of the intellectual property rights (IPR)
  7. Investment (FDI)
  8. Dispute Settlement
  9. Cooperation
  10. Trade facilitation: sanitary and phytosanitary measures, technical regulations
  11. ...

The EFTA belongs to the European Economic Area and the Central American Countries (Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama) to the Latin American Economic Area.



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