Randall Castillo Ortega discusses how Panama’s business landscape is changing this year

The fiscal sustainability of economies, the negative impact on tourism and remittances, the increase in eCommerce and weak consumer confidence are the main macroeconomic trends to be lived in Panama in 2021. However, there are indications that the Central American country is in a position to rebound without an exorbitant amount of difficulty. Randall Castillo […]

Randall Castillo Ortega offers insight into how COVID-19 is changing consumer habits

The economic crisis generated by the COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly left countless unemployed people around the world, leading to a decline in the purchasing power of the population and directly impacting the pocket and consumption habits of various families, mainly in the months of confinement. According to the International Labor Organization (ILO), Latin America and […]

Randall Castillo Ortega offers advice on investing in the COVID-19 climate

In just a few months, the expansion of COVID-19 has put investors and entrepreneurs around the world against the ropes. In crises, however, opportunities are also generated. Today more than ever, a strategy must be put forward to invest in a step-by-step and safe manner. The current market situation in the economic crisis of the […]

Randall Castillo Ortega discusses how Panama’s commercial scene is changing in 2021

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) are a company with distinctive characteristics, in addition to dimensions with certain preset occupational and financial limits. They are agents with logic, culture, interests and a specific entrepreneurial spirit. There is also the term microbusiness, which is an expansion of the original term, which includes the microenterprise. The COVID-19 situation […]

Randall Castillo Ortega provides strategies for logistics success in importing and exporting

At the international level, logistics is an important factor of every company, since this measures the competitiveness that is available. The World Bank conducts an analysis every year that measures the performance of the logistics chain of supplies within countries, which is included in the Logistics Performance Index, which evaluates aspects such as, Customs, infrastructure, […]

Randall Castillo Ortega talks about the importance of planning for SMEs

There is a significant percentage of entrepreneurs who omit considerations to take the best organizational forecasts in the face of the great challenges presumed by the start of a business, such as legal, labor, financial, operational and tax issues. All these are fundamental pillars to structure a due settlement process, in order to shape a […]