Despite the adversities faced by exports (forest fires, the historical decline of the Paraguay River and the Covid-19), the Jennefer port complex carried out operations for more than a quarter of a million tons. The Bolivian Institute of Foreign Trade (IBCE), considered that Puerto Jennefer was the only one that worked without stopping attending to export and import operators, demonstrating the viability of the Paraguay-Paraná Waterway. The waterway can and should become an integration river corridor, involving Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay.
Bolivia starts paying the Bs 1000 ($143.47) Hunger Bond, four million Bolivians will benefit from it. Six hundred million dollars will be used in this payment, coming from the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).
The Government appointed Juan Reynaldo Yujra as Executive Director of the Financial System Supervisory Authority (ASFI) on Tuesday. Reynaldo Yujra is an economist with a long career in the Central Bank of Bolivia, in the former Superintendence of Banks and Financial Entities and the United Nations.