Armando Pinell assumes the interim presidency of the BCB

The Central Bank of Bolivia informed that due to complications derived from the Covid-19, President Guillermo Aponte Reyes Ortiz prevented from resuming his functions as the first authority of the Institution. Armando Pinell, Vice President of the Board, replaces him, with all the powers conferred to the President, according to Article 63 of Law 1670 of the BCB.

Source: El Deber