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Fri, 11 May 2018 08:35:00 GMT
Paraguay's president "soul brother" accused by Brazil of money laundering
Paraguayan authorizes have issued an arrest warrant for a man President Horacio Cartes has described as his "soul brother" as part of a sweeping investigation into corruption in Latin America.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:50:00 GMT
Paraguay soy farmers hopeful newly elected Senate will not slap levy on exports
Paraguay's business-friendly ruling party lost fewer seats in Sunday's Senate election, than expected, ensuring strict fiscal policies while lessening chances of a tax hike on the key soy sector. Farmers in the world's No. 4 so...

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 09:52:00 GMT
Ruling party wins election in Paraguay, but with surprise performance of the opposition
Paraguay's Mario Abdo Benitez, “Marito”, who represents the country's long-dominant Colorado Party, was elected as president on Sunday, landing the top job in the country with the smallest economy in Mercosur. The US-educat...

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:58:00 GMT
All is ready for Paraguay Sunday's presidential election
Former Costa Rican president Laura Chinchilla began this week her activities as head of the Organization of American States (OAS) mission that will observe Paraguay’s April 22 elections. During an event at Paraguay’s TSJE e...

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:13:00 GMT
Landlocked Paraguay votes on Sunday: ruling party candidate expected to win
With Latin America’s three most populous countries voting for president this year, it’s easy to overlook the election in landlocked Paraguay (population 7 million) that takes place on April 22.

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