Germán Rojas, Paraguay’s 55-year-old
finance minister, is one the most experienced policymakers in
President Horacio Cartes’ administration. He is a
former central bank governor, and also served as vice president
of the private-sector lender Sudameris. He spoke to
LatinFinance from his office in downtown Asunción.
LF: What are the prospects for the
GR: We are in a comfortable position. The
perspective that we see is positive. Why? Because of the way
Paraguay has behaved over the past 10 years.
History tells us that this is a very healthy economy in
terms of the many results that you can see in many indicators:
the fundamentals of the Paraguayan economy.
You will only see positive signs of development in these
past 10 years, and a lot of opportunities, not only from the
public sector but also from private initiatives, which are most
welcome here, mostly in terms of creating...
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