NEWS

  • Message for World Tourism Day

    2021-09-27 6:34 am

    On World Tourism Day I would like to invite you to know my country, Paraguay, which offers the most varied tourist proposals.
    This land awaits you to enjoy its culture and exuberant nature; its unique gastronomy that fuses ancestral flavors with the most refined of international cuisine.
    Its sweet Guarani language and the hospitality of its people are definitely pleasant values that make us unique.
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    Come to Paraguay, dare to know it, because it is a destination designed only for you!

  • Week of the Guarania 2021

    2021-08-24 2:18 am

    It will be held from Friday 20 to Sunday 29 August, with both virtual and face-to-face activities; Theatrical, musical events and talks, organized jointly by the National Secretariat of Culture (SNC), the Directorate of Culture and Tourism of the Municipality of Asunción, the Cultural Athenaeum José Asunción Flores and the Cultural Society Apurocanto.

  • Ceremony of the Order of the Brilliant Star of the Ambassador Bobadilla Guiién

    2020-12-23 6:52 am

    Order of Brilliant Star of the Ambassador Marcial Bobadilla Guillén on the 11th of December, 2020 en MOFA. 

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  • Important Announcement

    2020-10-27 7:54 am

    From October 21th of this year, the Silvio Pettirossi International Airport is reopened, thus, for entry to Paraguayan territory, the prevention and care measures against the COVID-19 pandemic virus must meet as follows:  

    1.    
    Complete the traveler's health card online 24 hrs. before the trip, entering the following link: http://www.vigisalud.gov.py/webdgvs/views/paginas/vista_viajeros_nor.html

    2.    
    People who decide to keep isolation alone for 7 days must present their respective tests (RT-PCR) with a negative result at the time of check in or boarding (72 hours prior to the travel date).


    3.    
    Foreigners without residence in the country must present international medical insurance (card or document that accredits), with complete health coverage that also includes attention to COVID-19 cases: PCR-RT test, laboratory studies, outpatient care, hospitalization , ICU.


    4.    
    Communicate your flight itinerary to the Consular Office of this Diplomatic Representation via email, to process the entry to the CODENA (National Defense Council) if it is necessary.


    5.    
    For foreigners without residence, the list of health hotels is provided: https://www.mre.gov.py/application/files/1516/0012/6385/0700_15_09_2020.pdf
     

    For the issuance of non-resident visas (tourists and technicians), the invitees will need send the required documentation to the Direction of Passports and Consular Services 30 days in advance, for the purposes of their certification. (it does not apply to the Taiwanese citizens)  

    Finally, applications for visas upon arrival that require authorization from the Vice Ministry of Administration and Technical Affairs, which has t received in accordance with the requirements, also 30 days before the date of travel.

  • Paraguay is added to the list of international destinations that obtained the Safe Travels Stamp 🇵🇾🌎😷🤲🏼🚿 The high distinction is awarded by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), which highlights Paraguay as a “safe tourist destination”, for having complied with biosafety protocols in the framework of the Covid pandemic -19. The specially designed stamp will allow travellers to recognise governments and companies around the world which have adopted health and hygiene global standardised protocols – so consumers can experience ‘Safe Travels’.

    2020-10-14 1:50 am

    The high distinction is awarded by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), which highlights Paraguay as a “safe tourist destination”, for having complied with biosafety protocols in the framework of the Covid pandemic -19.

    The specially designed stamp will allow travellers to recognise governments and companies around the world which have adopted health and hygiene global standardised protocols – so consumers can experience ‘Safe Travels’.

  • The virtual panel "Investment Promotion Policy"

    2020-10-12 6:51 am

    GET TO KNOW THE ADVANTAGES FOR INVESTMENTS IN PARAGUAY
    The virtual panel "Investment Promotion Policy" is part of a series of web seminars that introduce the " Virtual Business and Investment Networking Paraguay - Europe 2020" on October 22nd and present details on the business and investment environment in Paraguay.
    Register for free here: https://bit.ly/36O4wfd
     

  • Solicitud de Asistencia a los connacionales

    2020-07-08 3:29 am

    El Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores comunica que no emite pasajes ni reprograma vuelos , solamente se encarga del registro de las personas que quieran regresar al Paraguay, se le ruega que rellene un formulario para la evaluación de todos las solicitudes de asistencia: https://www.mre.gov.py/covid19/Retorno

  • Working lunch with Taiwanese companies

    2020-05-28 3:10 am

    In the framework of strengthening the acquisition and promotion of Paraguayan products, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of China (Taiwan), Department of International Cooperation and Economic Affairs, in coordination with the Paraguayan Embassy accredited to the Taiwanese government, co-sponsored the organization of an important promotional event for our national products called "Working lunch with Taiwanese companies", during which they enjoyed the delicious Paraguayan meat, confirming why this product is so recognized in the international market.
    The meeting took place at the luxurious five-star Grand Mayfull Hotel, on Wednesday, May 27, 2012, with the presence of 21 food importing companies from the island.
    These companies are the main suppliers of the local market in terms of foreign products, meat importers, supermarkets, convenience stores such as seveneleven, soy importers and potential importers of other grains such as sesame, cereals, sorghum and others. They also enjoyed the traditional music and dance of our country by Paraguayan scholars.
    His Excellency Ambassador Miguel Tsao, Vice Chancellor of Taiwan chaired the meeting and confirmed the potential of the Taiwan market as a destination for Paraguayan products and reiterated the commitment of the Taiwanese government and its Foreign Ministry to promote and accompany the Paraguayan export sector in the conquest from the Taiwanese market.
    For his part, His Excellency Don Marcial Bobadilla, Paraguayan Ambassador to Taiwan, was in charge of presenting the Paraguayan commercial strategy towards the world market. Among the main speakers of the event, His Excellency Ambassador Alex Yui, former Taiwanese representative in Paraguay and current Director General for Latin America of the island Foreign Ministry, who through his vast experience and knowledge of Paraguay, also presented the advantages and the market niche that represents the products of that country for Taiwan.
    The entrepreneurs who attended the event agreed to diligently explore the possibility of locating other Paraguayan products in the local market.

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  • Ceremony of Second term of presidential assumption of the President Tsai Ing-Wen

    2020-05-20 3:39 am

    This morning, Ambassador Marcial Bobadilla Guillén attends the Ceremony for Second Term presidential assumption of President Tsai Ing-Wen
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  • Act of delivery of donations made by the Government of the Republic of China - Taiwan to the Government of the Republic of Paraguay.

    2020-05-19 9:01 am

    Under the slogan "Taiwan Can Help", the act of giving donations to the Ambassador of the Republic of Paraguay in the Republic of China - Taiwan,  Marcial Bobadilla, who from At the hands of the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Miguel Tsao and the General Director of Latin American and Caribbean Affairs, Ambassador Alexander Yui, both from the Taiwanese Foreign Ministry, received a significant donation of electronic and digital equipment as well as essential medical supplies so that are used by the target personnel in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic in our country, this shipment is one of many that are scheduled to be sent to Paraguay in the course of the following weeks, explained Ambassador Tsao.

  • Non-Resident Foreigners will not be able to enter the Paraguayan Air Space form March 18th, 2020.

    2020-03-18 2:45 am

    Non-Resident Foreigners will not be able to enter the Paraguayan Air Space from today, March 18th, 2020 until March 30th, 2020. We will notify the most updated information when we have it.

  • Vaccination: Yellow Fever

    2020-01-14 6:16 am

    1.  The General Department of Migration of the Republic of Paraguay, information as of May 10, 2019, all passengers or foreigners, from 01 to 59 years of age, arriving or going to one of the 21 Brazilian states (WHO ) require the “International Certificate of Vaccination against Yellow Fever”.

    2. Areas of risk: Bahia, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Espiritu Santo, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Santa Catarina, Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, and  others.  
     (https://www.mspbs.gov.py/portal/18224/riesgo-de-introduccion-de-fiebre-amarilla-a-traves-de-viajeros-amenaza-al-pais.html)

    3. No vaccination is required for those who are lacking immunity, allergic to chicken eggs, over 60 years old, organ transplant patients, pregnant or lactating travelers.


    4. Travelers exempted from vaccination for medical reasons (point 3) must present a medical certificate issued by the health authority of their country.


    5. Travelers in transit (by plane at Sao Paulo or other risk areas) will NOT be required to present the international vaccination certificate.
    It is compulsory to be vaccinated at least 10 days before entering the country. Nobody will be allowed to enter the country if they come from areas of risk and do not present the Certificate of Vaccination, except in the cases of point 3.

  • Official Visit of the Vice President of the Republic of Paraguay for the Celebrations of the Double Ten.

    2019-10-14 4:18 am

    Official Visit of the Vice President of the Republic of Paraguay, His Excellency Mr. Hugo Adalberto Velázquez Moreno and Mrs. Lourdes Samaniego de Velázquez, in the framework of the National Holiday of the Republic of China - Taiwan for its 108 years of foundation with the traditional Double Ten party. 
    Fruitful meetings and conversations held in various events, in the Presidential House and in the Taipei Guest House, where President Tsai, thanked the permanent accompaniment of our country, extending its expressions to His Excellency Mr. President of the Republic of Paraguay, Don Mario Abdo Benítez.

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  • 2019 Shilin International Cultural Festival

    2019-10-07 6:32 am

    6/OCT Paraguayan Schorlarship students in Taiwan performanced traditional folk dances at 2019 Shilin International Cultural Festival.

  • Official Visit of the President of the Commission of Indigenous Peoples of the Senate, Honorable Mrs. Hermelinda Alvarenga de Ortega.

    2019-10-04 5:38 am


    Working Breakfast offered by Ambassador Martial Bobadilla Guillen to Senator Hermelinda Alvarenga de Ortega, President of the Committee of Indigenous Peoples of the Senate Chamber in the framework of Official Visit to the Republic of China - Taiwan, invited by the Taiwanese Foreign Ministry, to internalize the advanced Public Policy systems on indigenous issues that took place from September 23 to 27 of september 2019. Accompanied by Mrs. Myriam Insfrán de Gonzáles, Advisor.

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  • Official Visit of Mrs. Liz Cramer, Minister of Industry and Commerce

    2019-06-26 3:10 am

    Mrs. Liz Cramer, Minister of Industry and Commerce and Dr. José Carlos Martin Camperchioli, President of SENACSA, together with her delegation made an official visit to Taiwan, between 16 and 20 June.
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  • THE EXPO 2019

    2019-05-02 1:39 pm

    THE EXPO
    Our strength. Our Impulse
    We are the International Fair of Livestock, Industry, Agriculture, Trade and Services organized by the Paraguayan Industrial Union (UIP, by its initials in Spanish) and the Rural Association of Paraguay (ARP, by its initials in Spanish), we became the largest exhibition of work in Paraguay.
    The thirty-eighth edition will take place from July 6 to 21 of this year in the premises of the Rural Association of Paraguay in the city of Mariano Roque Alonso.  
    PRICES PER SQUARE METER (m2)
    - Outdoor location USD 35 - 50
    - Detached stands USD 35 - 120
    - Indoor stands with partitions USD 120 - 150  
    THE EXPO IN NUMBERS
    + 1,500 exhibitors
    + 600,000 visitors
    + 16 days duration 25 hectares  
    XXIII INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS WHEEL, TUESDAY 16 AND WEDNESDAY JULY 17, 2019.
    The International Business Wheel Expo is the platform included in the Expo that every year brings together Paraguayan entrepreneurs, the region and the world in search of the best business and investment opportunities. In 2018, 1,820 meetings were held between national and foreign businessmen from 549 participating companies, and business expectations of around 157,000,000 dollars were created.  
    In its edition XXIII seeks to provide segmented attention to foreign companies selling products, supplies, equipment and services for the Paraguayan market. We will have a sector of national importers and distributors that seek to expand their product portfolio and want a direct deal with foreign entrepreneurs, thus avoiding the intermediation that makes the price higher and often loses competitiveness.  
    INFORMATION
    Telephones: +595 21 754 160 R.A.; +595 21 754 180
    Email: secretaria@expo.org.py
    Address: Ruta Transchaco Km 14 - Mariano Roque Alonso.

  • The Embassy of Paraguay in the Republic

    2018-08-07 11:05 pm

    The Paraguayan Embassy in the Republic of China (Taiwan) is pleased to announce that the 36th International Fair of Livestock, Industry, Agriculture, Trade and Services, the 72nd National Exhibition of Livestock and International Business EXPORUEDA will take place from 8 to July 23 of current year, in Mariano Roque Alonso, Paraguay.

  • The Embassy of Paraguay in the Republic

    2018-04-21 12:05 pm

    The Paraguayan Embassy in the Republic of China (Taiwan) is pleased to announce that the 36th International Fair of Livestock, Industry, Agriculture, Trade and Services, the 72nd National Exhibition of Livestock and International Business EXPORUEDA will take place from 8 to July 23 of current year, in Mariano Roque Alonso, Paraguay.