CACIFCoordinating Committee of Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial, and Financial Associations (Guatemala)
CACIFComité de Asociaciones Agrícolas, Comerciales, Industriales y Financieras (Spanish: Committee of Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial and Financial Associations; Guatemala)
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En este trabajo, en efecto, elegimos comprobar la participacion de la extrema derecha guatemalteca nucleada en el MLN y el CACIF en la red latinoamericana de la CAL y demostrar sus conexiones con los gobiernos argentinos a traves de la variable temporal.
Both the president's spokesman and CACIF accused foreign
CACIF argued that "to give special privileges to indigenous groups would generate divisions" in Guatemalan society and, accordingly, they funneled large amounts of money to two organizations in opposition to the reforms: a small political party, ARDE, headed by an evangelical pastor, and a civic committee which called itself the LIGA Pro-Patria.
McCreary draws heavily on business people and others in the private sector, so the narrow vision of the CACIF ends up being hers.
Organizacion Internacional del Trabajo, PROMICRO / OIT, PROSIGUA, Ministerio de Economia de Guatemala, CACIF.
Only the big business sectors represented in CACIF decided not to participate.
Rodriguez said that Lopez Estrada, who does not belong to CACIF, agreed to throw the sinking president a lifejacket in exchange for exclusive access to the 4G bandwidth market that his competitors--Carlos Slim's America Movil and Spanish giant Telefonica--are vying for.
Mauricio, son of CACIF leader Jose Urruela will run for mayor of Guatemala City.
Nevertheless, we didn't know in detail the new aggressive proposal that Salomon Cohen [chief negotiator for Guatemala] presented to Central America," said Roberto Castaneda, president of CACIF.
The business group Comite de Asociaciones Agricolas, Comerciales, Industriales y Financieras (CACIF) warned that if any of the investigations confirmed the newspapers' allegations, CACIF might take the officials implicated to court.
CACIF president Felipe Bosch challenged Portillo on his failure to show that his policies had actually increased foreign investment or created jobs.
A CACIF spokesperson said the day of dignity protest had received broad support nationwide with 95% of businesses shutting down for the day.