Central American Bank for Economic Integration

Central American Bank for Economic Integration

The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (Spanish: "Banco Centroamericano de Integración Económica", "BCIE") is a development bank established in 1960 to promote economic integration and development of nations in Central America. It has five regional member countries and five non-regional member countries.

Harry Brautigam, the president of the BCIE from September 1, 2003, until 2008, was killed in the TACA Flight 390 crash in Tegucigalpa, Honduras on May 30, 2008. cite news |first=|last=|title=Honduras crash forces diversions |url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7429351.stm|work= BBC News |publisher= |date=2008-05-31 |accessdate=2008-06-29]

Regional members

*Guatemala
*Honduras
*El Salvador
*Nicaragua
*Costa Rica

Non-regional members

*Argentina
*Colombia
*Mexico
*Republic of China (Taiwan)
*Spain

References

External links

* [http://www.bcie.org/english/index.php Central American Bank for Economic Integration] - English language
* [http://www.bcie.org/spanish/index.php Banco Centroamericano de Integración Economica] - Spanish language


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