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Paraguay, United States and Taiwan Deepen Private Sector and Entrepreneurship Partnerships

ASUNCION, Paraguay – The embassies of the United States and Taiwan in the Republic of Paraguay partnered with the Government of Paraguay to host a virtual Partnership Opportunity Delegation on Thursday, May 6.  The United States and Taiwan are working together with Paraguay to identify private sector opportunities that will increase economic opportunities for Paraguay ...
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection and National Customs Directorate of Paraguay Reach Agreement to Help Secure Paraguay’s Borders

ASUNCION, Paraguay – U.S. Customs and Border Protection and National Customs Directorate of Paraguay reached an agreement today to help Paraguay secure its borders through the implementation of the Automated Targeting System-Global traveler screening system, or “ATS-G.” “The United States and Paraguay enjoy a close partnership in security cooperation,” said Chargé d’Affaires of the U.S. ...
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Designation of Representative in Paraguayan Congress for Involvement in Significant Corruption

For Immediate Release STATEMENT BY SECRETARY ANTONY J. BLINKEN April 6, 2021 I am announcing today the public designation of a Representative in the Paraguayan Legislature’s Lower House, Ulises Rolando Quintana Maldonado due to his involvement in significant corruption. During his time as a representative, Mr. Quintana engaged in acts that facilitated transnational organized crime, ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Paraguayan President Abdo Benitez

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benítez.  The Secretary reiterated United States support for the Paraguayan people as they struggle with the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic and outlined our efforts to help.  He underscored the importance of free expression, peaceful ...
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Event Alert – U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay

Event Alert – U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay – Mar 9, 2021 Location: Various locations in Asuncion Event: As of March 9, organizers are calling for more demonstrations at the residence of former President Horario Cartes (located about 200 meters west of the American School of Asuncion (ASA) on Avenida España), Presidential Residence (next to the ...
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