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Paraguay News Headlines

  • Bello: Latin America’s great re-election debate 28 Apr 2017 04:16 Economist IF YOU need a pretext for a political climbdown in Latin America, they don’t come much better than a plea from the pope. That was the excuse that Horacio Cartes, Paraguay’s president, used to drop his plan to run for a second consecutive term in 2018, …
  • River se mantiene con paso perfecto y acaricia octavos 28 Apr 2017 03:47 Greenwich Time Lucas Alario (13) de River Plate de Argentina tras anotar un gol ante Emelec de Ecuador en la Copa Libertadores en Guayaquil, Ecuador, el jueves 27 de abril 2017. (AP Foto/Dolores Ochoa) Lucas Alario (13) de River Plate de Argentina tras anotar un gol …
  • Re-election amendment in Paraguay rejected overwhelmingly in Congress 28 Apr 2017 03:37 MercoPress Friday, April 28th 2017 - 02:16 UTC President Cartes said he would not seek another term even if the amendment was approved. He even wrote a letter to Pope Francis promising he had such intentions The lower house of Paraguay's Congress has voted …
  • World news briefs — compiled April 27 28 Apr 2017 02:46 Akron Beacon Journal Paraguay Robbers get record haul Paraguayan prosecutors say the gang that blasted into an armored company vault this week got away with $11.72 million in cash — the biggest heist in the country’s history. About 50 attackers armed with assault rifles used …
  • Musical Greats At Lehman: Sharon Isbin, Romer 27 Apr 2017 23:57 Black Star News Jordan, Lubambo, Isbin [Music] Lehman Center for the Performing Arts is proud to present the GUITAR PASSIONS OF SHARON ISBIN in a concert of Latin, jazz and Brazilian music inspired by Sharon Isbin’s popular 2011 album Guitar Passions on Sunday, March …
  • The robbery of the century: Gangsters turn city into a war zone with rocket launchers and even anti-aircraft guns in multi-million pound heist 27 Apr 2017 23:36 The Mirror We’ve all watched action films and thought the amount of explosions and bullets was overkill that would never happen in real life. But residents in a South American city will tell you otherwise after a 50-strong gang turned up for a heist with an arsenal …
  • Sixth Brazilian state reports yellow fever 27 Apr 2017 23:32 CIDRAP Today the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), in its weekly yellow fever epidemiologic update, noted that a sixth state, Tocantins, has reported a human case of the mosquito-borne disease. Tocantins joins Para, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Espirito …
  • $11.7 million heist biggest in Paraguay's history 27 Apr 2017 23:07 Tucson.com The partly demolished building of the armored car company Prosegur is seen after assailants blew it up, in Ciudad del Este, Paraguay, Monday, April 24, 2017. A gang of over 50 armed bandits stole several million dollars from a vault in the company, in …
  • $11.7 million heist biggest in Paraguay’s history 27 Apr 2017 22:50 The Washington Post By Associated Press By Associated Press April 27 at 6:33 PM ASUNCION, Paraguay — The gang that blasted into an armored company’s vault this week got away with $11.72 million in cash — the biggest heist in Paraguay’s history, prosecutors said on Thursday …
  • CCU Announces Filing Of Its Form 20-F 2016 27 Apr 2017 22:50 BigCharts SANTIAGO, Chile, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S.A. (CCU) filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016. The annual …