The impact of the next technological frontiers on trade and integration

September 21, 2016
INTAL is to hold a major event on innovation and behavioral economics in Buenos Aires on October 5, 2016 Sign up (link in Spanish)

IDB and Maersk Group join forces to expand the ConnectAmericas support to SMEs

March 14, 2016
SeaLand, Maersk Group regional shipping company, and ConnectAmericas signed a collaboration agreement for two years The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and SeaLand, Maersk Group regional shipping company, signed a partnership agreement that will deliver significant benefits to small and medium sized enterprises affiliated to ConnectAmericas, the first business social network of the Americas that provides business opportunities, training and financing.

Outsource2LAC 2015 to gatherglobal services industry representatives from more than 40 countries

November 05, 2015
Guadalajara to host 5th edition of Latin America and the Caribbean’s main services outsourcing and offshoring event GUADALAJARA, Mexico – Around 600 representatives of global services companies from more than 40 countries are expected to attend Outsource2LAC, the main outsourcing and offshoring event for Latin America and the Caribbean from Nov. 11-13.

IDB sponsors dialogue between the public and private sectors of CAFTA-DR member countries

January 26, 2012
Thanks to the agreement, trade among the partners grew 23 percent last year

IDB presents regional project on Authorized Economic Operator

April 20, 2010
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the World Customs Organization (WCO) and Guatemala’s Tax Administration Superintendence organized, together with other institutions, the Congress for Authorized Economic Operators on April 14 in Guatemala. During the event, the participants discussed security and competitiveness issues that will help them boost the region’s international trade advantage.

First Guatemalan Bank - Banco G&T Continental S.A. - to receive loans under IDB’s Trade Finance Facilitation Program (TFFP)

January 22, 2010
The Inter-American Development Bank signed today a loan agreement with Banco G&T Continental, S.A. (G&T) to make the first loan to a Guatemalan Bank under its enhanced Trade Finance Facilitation Program (TFFP).

IDB hosts the Third Triumvirate of the North American Forum on Integration

May 22, 2007
IDB President Luis Alberto Moreno welcomed Triumvirate 2007, an annual mock parliament that brings together a hundred university students from Canada, Mexico and the United States. Speaking to the North American model parliament, an initiative that aims to strengthen the sense of a North American identity and discuss regional integration issues, IDB President Moreno emphasized the IDB’s commitment to social and economic development in the Americas as well as to the promotion of integration across the Hemisphere.