One public institution that is guaranteed to be operating normally on Monday is the Ministerio de Hacienda (Ministry of Finance) and all its dependencies, such as customs and tax offices across the country.

Ministerio de Hacienda, San Jose

The ministra de Hacienda, Rocío Aguilar, confirmed this on Sunday, that even if some Hacienda employees have difficulties getting to their work, all the offices are prepared to function and provide services to the public.

“From the Ministry of Finance we will do what is necessary to guarantee the continuity of the service. At this moment, the country requires the contribution of all sectors to achieve the economic reactivation and the fiscal stability that we so badly need. The servants of this institution are aware of the fiscal problems, and we work every day to improve collection rates and stabilize public spending, we are not going to fail them,” said Aguilar.

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