Tue, 20 Feb 2024 15:44:00 GMT
Paraguay ready to receive Lord Cameron to increase links with UK
Paraguay has announced that on Tuesday, 20 February British Foreign Secretary, David Cameron will be making his first official visit to the country, "a significant milestone in the bilateral relation between the United Kingdom ...

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 10:52:00 GMT
Paraguay's Central Bank lowers interest rates once again
Paraguay's Central Bank (BCP) Monday lowered once again the monetary policy interest rate from 6.50% to 6.25% per annum. It was the seventh straight move in the same direction since August last year, it was reported in Asunció...

Sun, 18 Feb 2024 09:36:00 GMT
Foreign minister Cameron confirms visit to Falklands, and to Brazil and Paraguay
British foreign minister David Cameron said on Sunday that the sovereignty of the Falkland Islands will not be up for discussion as long as they want to remain a British territory. Cameron is preparing to make the first visit t...

Fri, 16 Feb 2024 11:40:00 GMT
Now Argentines do their shopping across the border due to lower prices
After little over two months in office, President Javier Milei has managed to reverse a trend whereby people from neighboring countries crossed the border to do their shopping in Argentina. According to reports from the provinc...

Fri, 16 Feb 2024 11:28:00 GMT
Defendant sentenced to nearly 40 years for involvement in Pecci's murder
Defendant Margareth Lizeth Chacón Zúñiga was sentenced Thursday by a court in Cartagena to 39 years and 10 months in prison for her involvement in the murder of Paraguayan anti-Mafia Prosecutor Marcelo Pecci in May 2022 whil...

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 10:41:00 GMT
Presidents Milei and Peña review bilateral issues at Casa Rosada
Presidents Santiago Peña of Paraguay and Javier Milei of Argentina met Wednesday in Buenos Aires to discuss bilateral interests, such as the Yacyretá Binational Entity (EBY), the border crossing between both countries, trade ...

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 09:02:00 GMT
Protests expected in Asunción after opposition Senator is dismissed
Paraguayan opposition Senator Kattya González of the National Encounter Party (PEN) was expelled from the Upper House Wednesday after 23 of her fellow lawmakers who responded to former President Horacio Cartes so voted, it was...

Wed, 14 Feb 2024 10:49:00 GMT
Paraguayan President due in Buenos Aires for meeting with Milei
Paraguayan President Santiago Peña is making a snap trip to Buenos Aires on Wednesday to meet with his Argentine colleague Javier Milei, who has just returned from Italy. It will be their second encounter after Milei's Dec. 10...

Wed, 14 Feb 2024 10:39:00 GMT
Paraguayan Navy officer shot while touring Montevideo
Paraguayan Navy Captain Marcial Martínez Gayoso who is stationed in Montevideo on a Mercosur mission was shot Tuesday at the Fortaleza del Cerro historical site while visiting it with his family.

Fri, 09 Feb 2024 10:45:00 GMT
Paraguay chooses new Supreme Court Chief Justice
Luis María Benítez Riera has been unanimously chosen as the new Chief Justice of Paraguay's Supreme Court, it was announced in Asunción Wednesday. Justice Gustavo Santander Dans was elected as Deputy Chief Justice by a major...