The workers of the Gestora Pública de la Seguridad Social de Largo Plazo denounced in an anonymous letter to the Minister of Economy the embezzlement of approximately 35.4 million bolivianos ($5 mn) from the Fondo de la Renta Universal de Vejez (FRUV).
Two thousand thirteen companies benefited from the Mipymes Digitalization Plan for foreign trade, which was promoted through this portfolio by the Vice Ministry of Foreign Trade and Integration together with the OAS and KOLAU, Google's strategic partner. The goal is to reach 10,000 digitized Mipymes in one year. This plan offers Bolivian companies and enterprises the opportunity to have web pages, e-mails with their domain, georeferencing and the first places in the Google search engine, free of charge and without time limit.
In winter 2019-2020 it was estimated 1,134,000 hectares planted including sorghum, sunflower, wheat, corn, chia and soybean, which represents 5% more than the area planted in the previous cycle. The sorghum cultivation registered the highest growth of the planted area with 438,000 hectares which represents an increase of 11% concerning the last winter, obtaining 122,000 tons. Until July of this year, Bolivia destined to foreign markets 6,028 tons of sorghum for a value of $ 1.6 million.