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Cartes wins Paraguay presidential poll

Horacio Cartes, a tobacco millionaire and political novice, pulled off a resounding victory in Paraguay’s presidential elections, returning to power the Colorado party that ruled the country for six decades until 2008.
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 22, 2013 08:13
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Cartes poised to win Paraguay presidency

A tobacco millionaire who has never voted, served a brief jail stint and faces allegations of money laundering and smuggling, looks the man to beat in Paraguay’s presidential elections . A victory for Horacio Cartes, 56, in Sunday’s poll would put one o
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 21, 2013 12:36
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[Brazil, Paraguay] Smuggling Made Easy

Landlocked Paraguay Emerges as a Top Producer in Contraband Tobacco
Center for Public Integrity
added Jul 1, 2009 00:00
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[Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, USA] Insisten en que contrabando de cigarrillos financia a Hezbollah [They insist that cigarette smuggling funds Hezbollah]

The Foundation for Defense of Democracies, a US organization, issued a report to the US Congress that once again notes that the route of cigarette and drug smuggling funds Hezbollah and other groups Terrorists.
Ultima Hora (py)
added May 18, 2017 02:03
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[Paraguay] Parsing the Pope’s Words (and Silences) to Hear His Messages in South America

in Paraguay, speaking before an audience including the nation’s president, Horacio Cartes, a conservative tobacco magnate who spent time in prison on fraud charges before entering politics, Francis denounced corruption, calling it “the gangrene of the peo
New York Times
added Jul 13, 2015 09:47
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Paraguay bans smoking in all closed public spaces

AP - Associated Press
added Apr 10, 2010 00:00
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[Brazil, Paraguay] Uruguayan tobacco company under investigation

American Stock Exchange
added Oct 14, 2003 00:00
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Smugglers Used River to Carry cigarettes from Paraguay to Brazil

The Brazilian Federal Police seized seven boats in the Parana River loaded with 125 thousand cigarette packs being smuggled from Paraguay. Discovered near the town of Navirai in Mato Grosso do Sul, the material had entered the country along the border wi
Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added Nov 3, 2017 17:12
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Paraguay president’s re-election bid unsettles his corporate allies

"This harms the country's image. It conspires against our narrative, and our plan of action," said Daniel Elicetche, president of the Paraguayan-American Chamber of Commerce, which includes local units of 3M Co, British American Tobacco PLC and several
Reuters
added Apr 9, 2017 17:35
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[Paraguay] When Cracking Down Seems Impossible

Paraguay's Corruption Fuels a Criminal Economy
Center for Public Integrity
added Jul 1, 2009 00:00
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