World Bank Backs Guatemala Tourism, Agribusiness Development

The World Bank is investing $32 million in a project that aims to improve the productivity of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises involved in Guatemala’s tourism and agribusiness sectors.

The project has three components: improving support services and the investment climate for MSMEs, creating more productive value chains, and enhancing project management and monitoring, according to the bank.

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    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.