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Trade Agreement Reached – EU and Central America

The European Union and Central American states reached an agreement on Tuesday to liberalize trade and cut import tariffs. The European Commission, the EU’s executive in charge of the 27-nation bloc’s trade policy, said the deal would formally be concluded by the EU and Central American heads of states at the summit in Madrid on […]

President Lobo Will Not Attend Summit

Honduran President Porfirio Lobo will not attend the European Union – Latin American summit in Spain this month after all. The Unasur countries voiced their disapproval of Spain inviting President Lobo to the Summit, and rumors began that some might even bypass the event to avoid encountering our Honduran President. Instead, President Lobo plans fly […]

Consulates Being Appointed

Foreign Chancellor of the Republic, Mario Canahuati, has decided to take an inventory of the various Honduran embassies and consulate offices in the United States, Mexico and Panama. A commission composed of members of the High Court of Auditors (TSC), Prosecutor, and Chancery will travel tomorrow to meet and receive the consulates and ambassadors in […]

Spain Recognizes Honduras

Spanish Foreign Minister, Miguel Angel Moratinos, stated that Spain has recognized the new President of Honduras, Porfirio Lobo Sosa. President Lobo will travel to Madrid to participate in the summit between the European Union (EU) and Latin America in May, according to Moratinos. The countries are meeting to create an Association Agreement amongst them.

Honduras Invited to EU Conference

President Porfirio Lobo was invited to participate in the European Union-Latin America Agreement conference to be held in May in Madrid, according to the Spanish Secretary of State for Latin America, Juan Pablo de Laiglesia. This is the first time a senior official from Spain has visited Tegucigalpa since the removal of ex-president Manuel Zelaya. […]