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Tax on Soft Drinks and Snacks Heats Up Tax Reform Debate

The inclusion of a tax on plastic containers and another on ultra-processed food, proposed by legislator Edgardo Araya of the Frente Amplio (FA), heats up the discussion of the tax reform. The motions were rejected by the Commission that studies the tax reform; however, the...

More Investment In Costa Rica For Cargill

Q COSTA RICA - The multinational food company Cargill not only ratified investments in Costa Rica by 2020, but also ensures that current operations are in good health. Its president for Central America, Xavier Vargas, told La Nacion his value-added plant (ready to cook processed...

Colombia Announces Argentina-Style Price Controls on Food

The Colombian Ministry of Agriculture has introduced price controls on basic food items in Colombia during the Holiday Season (YouTube).TODAY COLOMBIA NEWS – The Colombian government has signed an agreement with five major food warehouses in the country to impose price controls that freeze...