• Mercosur trade bloc denies Zelensky request to address summit

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - South America’s Mercosur trade bloc has declined a request by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to address its upcoming summit, host Paraguay said on Wednesday. Bloc members Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Paraguay failed to reach an agreement on Zelensky’s request to the host country last week, ...

  • Bolivian government ad reminds that fuels increased 84% in Uruguay

    The Bolivian Ministry of Economy presented an advertising spot in which a young man talks about the socialist government's economic strategy to contain the prices of oil derivatives, which in that country have increased by 0%. "What? Gasoline in Bolivia does not go up in price, not even now with ...

  • Uruguay and China prepare to sign free trade agreement

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Uruguayan President Luis Lacalle Pou announced on Wednesday the beginning of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with China based on the "openness" perspective of the South American country. The president said negotiations would "formally begin" after the FTA feasibility studies resulted in a "positive conclusion". ...