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HONDURAS: MONEY/ BUSINESS GUIDE

BANKS

  • Bamer.
  • Bancahorro.
  • Banco Atlantida.
  • Banco capital Banco de Exportacion.
  • Banco De Honduras.
  • Banco del Cafe.
  • Banco del Pais.
  • Banco de la Produccion.
  • Banco de Lloyds.
  • Banco Ficohsa.
  • Bancorp.
  • Bancrehcer.
  • Banffaa.
  • Banco Sogerin

BANKING HOURS

  • Monday to Friday 0900-1600. Some until 1800.
  • Saturday 0900-1200.

BUSINESS HOURS

Government Office: 0830-1630 Monday to Friday.


BUSINESS DRESS

Casual, jacket and tie if required.

Investment and Exports

FIDE (Investment and Exports)
Colonia La Estancia, costado sur/este de Plaza Marte, final del Blvd. Morazan. Apartado Postal No. 2029 Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Honduras, C.A.
Tel. (504) 221-6303, Fax. (504) 221-6318

COHEP (Consejo Hondure├▒o de la Empresa Privada)
Colonia Tepeyac, Calle Yoro, Edificio COHEP
Apartado Postal No. 3240, Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Honduras, C.A.
PBX: (504) 235-3336, Fax: (504) 235-3345

CIC (Commercial Information Center - FIDE)
Colonia La Estancia, costado sur/este de Plaza Marte, final del Blvd. Morazan. Apartado Postal No. 2029 Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Honduras, C.A.
Tel. (504) 221-6303, Fax. (504) 221-6318
Web: http://www.hondurasinfo.hn/default_en.asp

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

  • New Year's Day.
  • April 14: American Day.
  • May 1: Labour Day.
  • September 15: Independence Day.
  • October 3: Soldiers Day.
  • October 12: Columbus Day.
  • October 21: Armed Forces Day.
  • December 25: Christmas Day.

CURRENCY

Official currency is the Lempira (LPS). The rate of exchange with the US dollar is US1.00 between L 13.95 & 14.00 approximately. The US dollar and credit cards are generally accepted.

TAXES & SERVICE CHARGES

  • Departure tax- 25.00 LPS.
  • Domestic tax (local fly)-10.00
  • Room tax - 16 Sales tax - 12%

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