Fri, 16 Feb 2024 11:14:00 GMT
Joint statement issued against the arrest of Venezuelan opposition activist
Given the arrest in Venezuela of opposition activist Rocío San Miguel last week, the governments of Argentina, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Paraguay, and Uruguay issued a joint statement Thursday calling for her release.

Tue, 30 Jan 2024 11:01:00 GMT
Disqualification of María Corina Machado shadows Venezuela's path to reconciliation
The disqualification of Venezuelan opposition figure María Corina Machado from the Supreme Court Justice (TSJ) threatens the international aperture the South American country has experienced. The United States Government has i...

Tue, 12 Sep 2023 08:40:00 GMT
Paraná Waterway conflict: Paraguayan barge released after paying toll
A Paraguayan barge with fuel seized by Argentine authorities for failure to pay the toll on the Paraguay-Paraná River Waterway has been released after posting nearly US$ 30,000, it was reported.

Wed, 31 May 2023 12:12:00 GMT
Lula rebuts comments from Boric and Lacalle
Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva stated on Tuesday that the meeting of 11 South American presidents at the Itamaraty Palace was not a group of friends, but of presidents seeking regional coordination, reported Ag...

Wed, 31 May 2023 11:03:00 GMT
Colombia returns to Unasur, Petro announces
Colombian President Gustavo Petro Tuesday announced in Brasilia the return of his country to the Union of South American Nations (Unasur). “I have requested that it be called Association of South American Nations to guarantee...

Wed, 31 May 2023 10:50:00 GMT
South American Presidents sign Brasilia Consensus
After the Summit of South American leaders in Brasilia, the 11 attending presidents reached a consensus on cooperation and integration in the region.

Tue, 30 May 2023 23:49:00 GMT
Amid controversy in Brasilia regarding Venezuela, Fernández holds bilateral talks with Maduro
The South American Presidents' Meeting held in Brasilia witnessed a series of controversial exchanges among regional leaders, highlighting the complexities surrounding the situation in Venezuela. In that context, Argentine Pres...

Tue, 30 May 2023 22:11:00 GMT
Presidents Boric and Lacalle Pou criticize Lula da Silva's defense of Maduro's Regime in Brasilia
Chilean President Gabriel Boric expressed his strong disagreement on Tuesday with the statements made by his Brazilian counterpart, Lula da Silva, who had claimed on Monday that the notion of authoritarianism in Venezuela was a...

Tue, 30 May 2023 10:55:00 GMT
Lula promises Maduro that integration “will be full”
Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva Monday told his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolás Maduro at the Planalto Palace that the resumption of diplomatic ties between the two countries “will be full.” Maduro, who seldo...

Thu, 25 May 2023 10:09:00 GMT
LatAm's business index falls below average figures
Paraguay remained the Latin American country with the highest projected growth for the year 2023, according to a Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV) study that also showed that the region has hit its poorest business climate in th...