Tue, 18 Feb 2020 06:31:00 GMT
Mercosur urgent health ministers meeting to address dengue, measles and coronavirus threat
Mercosur health ministers will be holding an urgent meeting this week in Paraguay to address the spread of dengue, the outbreak of measles and the possible arrival of the China coronavirus to the region.

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 08:48:00 GMT
Heavy rains and flooding forecasted for Asuncion, Paraguay and Porto Alegre, Brazil
Although flooding rain has already hit parts of Brazil so far in 2020, more rain and flooding could strike the southern part of the country in the coming week. In addition to southern Brazil, other parts of South America may al...

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 08:37:00 GMT
Massive escape from notorious Brazilian gang members from Paraguayan jail
At least 75 inmates, many of them members of a notorious Brazilian gang, escaped from a Paraguayan prison in a border town on Sunday, according to authorities who said they immediately fired the prison’s director. Officials s...

Fri, 10 Jan 2020 09:53:00 GMT
Mercosur summit in Paraguay will address a review of the external tariff
The upcoming Summit of Heads of State of the Southern Common Market Mercosur, to be held in late June or early July this year, will be held in Encarnacion, capital of Itapúa Department, Paraguay.

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 09:40:00 GMT
Trump and Abdo meet in Washington to talk about the Mercosur-US trade deal
US President Donald Trump and his Paraguayan colleague Mario Abdo Benítez Friday discussed in Washington a free trade agreement with Mercosur as well as other items of mutual interest, including beef import/exports and the cri...