Fri, 22 May 2020 08:59:00 GMT
Argentina reaffirms commitment to Mercosur but remains cautious about EU accord
Argentine Foreign Minister Felipe Solá reaffirmed on Thursday the decision of president Alberto Fernandez's government to continue being part of Mercosur. When asked about links with the other member countries of the bloc, Sol...

Wed, 20 May 2020 08:54:00 GMT
Trump threatening with a travel halt from Latin America because of worsening coronavirus outbreaks in the region
US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is considering imposing a halt on all travel coming from Latin America amid worsening coronavirus outbreaks in the region.

Fri, 15 May 2020 08:49:00 GMT
Next Monday Itaipu opens its spillway to help lift the drought stricken Parana river level
The world's largest operational hydroelectric dam, Itaipu Plant announced that starting next Monday, May 18, it will open its spillway to help Paraguay and Argentina, which are suffering from a drought and hence having problems...

Tue, 12 May 2020 08:52:00 GMT
Paraguay fears its success in containing Covid-19 could be threatened by Brazil
Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benítez has said the spread of coronavirus in Brazil threatens his country's success in containing the virus. Mr Benítez said more than half of Paraguay's 563 cases were people who had entered ...

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 09:54:00 GMT
Argentina is not abandoning Mercosur, but “we are in no haste to sign any accord”
Foreign minister Felipe Sola said Argentina is “not abandoning Mercosur, and did not leave any chair at the table”. Furthermore, this Thursday a round of ministerial talks will be taking place, requested by Paraguay, to kee...