Fri, 10 May 2019 09:57:00 GMT
Brazil confident of a Mercosur/EU trade accord in coming weeks
The European Union and Mercosur will likely close a trade agreement in the near future, Brazil’s Foreign Trade Secretary Lucas Ferraz said in an interview with Bloomberg. “We’ve never been so close,” Ferraz said adding...

Thu, 09 May 2019 09:24:00 GMT
Argentina auto exporters will receive a 6.5% tax refund for sales to Mercosur
Argentina will give its auto exporters a larger tax rebate to help stimulate the flagging local sector that has been hit hard by a consumption slump and economic crisis in Latin America’s No. 3 economy.

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 18:39:00 GMT
Montevideo: The most expensive city and the best place to live in Latin America?
The Uruguayan capital is the most expensive and the best to live in the region. At least that's what the studies of The Economist, which positioned Montevideo behind Mexico City in terms of cost, and the consultancy Mercer, whi...

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 06:30:00 GMT
Mercosur farmers protest Bolsonaro's decision to allow US wheat imports free of tariffs
Farmers in Brazil and Argentina are concerned about Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's agreement to import 750,000 tons of wheat from the United States and other countries outside the Mercosur trade bloc without the 10% tarif...

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 09:29:00 GMT
Brazil eliminates Mercosur symbol from new passports
Brazilian new passports will no longer have the symbol of Mercosur as currently they do together with those from the other member states, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. The announcement was made by cabinet chief Onyx Lorenzon...