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The company Transmisora de El Salvador (ETESAL), has inaugurated a new electrical substation in Chalatenango, as part of the expansion plan of ETESAL's transmission system. The event was attended by the head of the company Edwin Núñez and the minister of Tourism Morena Valdez.
Morena Valdez, minister of Tourism highlighted that "The goal of this forum is to learn from others. Also, to know and recommend. Instead of being competition, to help and become a real multi-destination, to be ready to receive tourists''.
The government of El Salvador has bet on increasing tourism in the country, in order to attract foreign exchange to the State's coffers, so in order to make more of the national territory known to foreigners, the Miss Universe contest was held to attract more attention from the world.
In order to promote the economic and social development of El Salvador, the Assembly approved transitory provisions to exempt from taxes, for six months, those who provide services related to tourism projects.
The Ministerio de Turismo (MITUR) reported that as of september, international tourism spending amounted US$2.79 billion. In fact, for that same month, the country received 2.4 million international visitors, which represents a 27% growth compared to 2019.
As of august of this year, El Salvador has received 2 million visitors, which translates to more than US$2.48 billion in foreign exchange income.
Two years after the Bitcoin Law came into force to become legal tender, there is evidence of an increase in visits from abroad, the minister of Tourism, Morena Valdéz, highlighted that the use of this cryptocurrency in the country has contributed to attract more international visitors to the territory.
As part of a report recently released by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) that studies the impact of tourism in the Central American sub-region.
The august holidays period registered an increase in the total number of visits to tourist destinations, compared to 2022. Central Government institutions launched the august 2023 Vacation Plan, with more than 42,000 public servants who were attentive to the needs of the population.
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