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Stevia: Sweetening the deal for Paraguayan law firms
Stevia: Sweetening the deal for Paraguayan law firms

Stevia: Sweetening the deal for Paraguayan law firms

12 October 2011

A naturally occurring sweetener low in carbohydrates and sugar has long been used by Paraguayans. But for years, the stevia plant has been a banned substance in Europe and the United States. Following 2008's FDA approval, at the end of this year the European Commission is expected to declare stevia harmless to health, opening Paraguay's doors to a host of new foreign investment opportunities.

Ferrere helps with IFC loan to Paraguayan agriculture project
Ferrere helps with IFC loan to Paraguayan agriculture project

Ferrere helps with IFC loan to Paraguayan agriculture project

07 October 2011

Ferrere Abogados' office in Paraguay has assisted the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in granting a one-year US$25 million loan facility to Paraguayan agronomic services company Agrofértil.

Paraguayan bank secures IADB loan
Paraguayan bank secures IADB loan

Paraguayan bank secures IADB loan

09 November 2010

Paraguay's Banco Continental has secured a US$35 million loan to provide financing to small and medium sized companies (SMEs) that are experiencing difficulties in accessing credit.