May 11, 2006
Central American leaders are set to have trade talks this week with the EU
Central American leaders are set to have trade talks this week with the EU at the EU-Latin American/Caribbean Summit being held in Vienna. The heads of state met in Costa Rica Monday as the guest of newly inaugurated president Oscar Arias to discuss a broad range of themes in advance of attending the Summit in Austria. One of the themes will be an Association Agreement between Central American and the European bloc that includes a free trade treaty.