The president’s economic council met Monday and decided that the economy of the country could be boosted with pushing the execution of public projects that have internal and foreign funding. The council also said that it needs to promote foreign investment in conjunction with the Ministerio de Comercio Exterior.
Finally it said that the government has to institute plans to promote employment.
The public projects include those for roads and for health and education, said Casa Presidencial.
In addition to the highway projects, the council also decided to stress agricultural development and citizen security, said Casa Presidencial.
The council is seeking to see the economy grow by 4 percent this year.