Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
El sector agrícola paraguayo emplea directa o indirectamente a casi una cuarta parte de la población, aporta una quinta parte del PIB y da cuenta de tres cuartas partes de las exportaciones. No…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
The agricultural sector has long been the foundation of the Paraguayan economy. The sector directly or indirectly employs nearly a quarter of the population, contributes a fifthof GDP, and accounts…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Women-owned small and micro enterprises at the base of the pyramid (BOP) account for nearly 20 percent of businesses in Paraguay, yet they generally cannot access credit because they lack…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Las micro y pequeñas empresas en cabeza de mujeres de la BDP constituyen casi el 20% de las empresas en Paraguay, pero generalmente no tienen acceso a crédito pues no pueden probar su capacidad de…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Microenterprises and small businesses account for more than 90 percent of companies and jobs in Ecuador, yet these entrepreneurs have little access to credit or financial services. Only about 12…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Aunque las micro y pequeñas empresas representan más del 90% de las empresas en Ecuador, estos empresarios tienen un reducido acceso a servicios financieros. Apenas un 12% del crédito formal se…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Grupo Electroban SAECA (Electroban) is a Paraguayan retail company that commercializes appliances and home products in base of the pyramid (BOP) segments of the population in the country. The company…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Grupo Electroban SAECA (Electroban) es una compañía minorista paraguaya que comercializa electrodomésticos y productos para el hogar en segmentos de la base de la pirámide (BDP) de la población del…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Banco Familiar, S.A.E.C.A. is the third largest bank in Paraguay and focuses on the base of the pyramid (BOP), a segment with whom traditional banks generally do not do business. With 15 years of…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Banco Familiar, S.A.E.C.A. es el tercer banco más grande de Paraguay y tiene como objetivo comercial la base de la pirámide (BDP), un segmento con el que los bancos tradicionales generalmente no…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Banco Agrícola S.A., established in 1955, is the largest bank in El Salvador providing retail and banking services. As part of its business strategy, Banco Agrícola will expand its portfolio with the…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Banco Agrícola S.A., establecido en 1955, es el banco más grande de El Salvador. Proporciona servicios bancarios y al por menor. Como parte de su estrategia de negocios, Banco Agrícola ampliará su…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Established more than 50 years ago, Procesadora Nacional de Alimentos, C.A., or Pronaca, is Ecuador's largest food processing company. Pronaca's operations include the production,…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Establecida más de 50 años atrás, Procesadora Nacional de Alimentos, CA, o Pronaca, es la compañía de procesamiento de comida más grande de Ecuador. Las operaciones de Pronaca incluyen la producción…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Small and medium-scale farmers and agricultural producers are Paraguay's economic powerhouse, but their business growth has been constrained by lack of access to capital. Paraguay's first…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
As global consumption of organic food -including organic sugar- has risen, so have prices and demand. Yet small Paraguayan producers in one of the world's main organic sugar production centers…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Credit is the boost small and medium enterprises in Latin America need most. It gives companies that anchor distribution chains the opportunity to integrate small producers into the formal economy.…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
In most cultures around the world, municipal markets are popular places for starting up small businesses. An entrepreneur can set up a stall with very low overhead costs, and sell anything from food…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
In 1993, a landslide and widespread flooding devastated the region around the city of Paute in southern Ecuador, taking lives and destroying property in its path. Out of a belief that the community…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En 1993, un desastre natural causó un enorme deslizamiento de tierra y grandes inundaciones que devastaron la región del pueblo de Paute en el sur de Ecuador, causando pérdida de vidas humanas y…