Asuncion, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) Dozens of Paraguayan teachers demonstrated on Wednesday to demand the reinstatement of Union leader Carlos Parodi, who was dismissed from his post in 2016 for political reasons during the Horacio Cartes government.
AsunciOn, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan teachers' union leaders announced today a two-day general strike and mobilizations starting next Friday in demand of fairer salaries, reported local newspaper Ultima Hora.
Asuncion, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) Paraguay’s President-elect Santiago Peña on Monday appointed several ministers who will take up positions on August 15; among them, Lea Gimenez as head of the Cabinet and Eddie Jara as chairman of Petroleos Paraguayos.
Asuncion, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan judge Gustavo Amarilla confirmed the beginning of a trial for alleged money laundering and criminal association against legislator Erico Galeano as of this Thursday, the day the Electoral Justice proclaimed him senator-elect. The authority stated to the ABC Color newspaper that the trial ratification of the accused, until now a member of the Chamber of Deputies, is possible according to the Law because that instance on Thursday notified against him a deprivation of special rights, which was long debated by the public opinion.
Asuncion, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The Paraguayan Nursing Association on Wednesday insisted on the importance of Covid-19 vaccination as the only way to combat this disease, which is characterized by its high level of transmissibility.
Asuncion, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan intellectual Martin Almada, winner of the 2002 Alternative Nobel Prize, on Sunday demanded an end to the blockade that the United States has imposed on Cuba for more than six decades.
Asuncion, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) The former president of Paraguay Fernando Lugo (2008-2012) on Tuesday congratulated the Prensa Latina news agency, which celebrates its 62nd anniversary this Wednesday.