The Government informed this Wednesday that, according to the last data reported by YPFB, they leave a decreasing level of reserves of 8.95 TCF, because during this year the investments were very short in the exploration to recover all the gas that is consumed and commercialized.
The National Fund for Productive and Social Investment (FPS) signed intergovernmental agreements with three municipalities of Chuquisaca (Camargo, Monteagudo and Sucre), for 42 million bolivianos ($6 mn), financed entirely by the National Treasury (TGN), for the execution of tiling within the Urban Intervention Program and the Intensive Employment Program.
In the last two days, 13 forest fires were reactivated in the department of Santa Cruz, bringing the number of events to 22, 14 of which are in protected areas, according to the director of the Forestry and Land Authority (ABT).
The Bolivian airline (BoA) presented its new cargo service, called CargoXpress. The new service will allow users to make purchases abroad, up to a maximum value of one thousand dollars and a weight of 40 kilos. The merchandise must send to an assigned address in Miami in the United States and then transported to the country. BoA will also take care of customs formalities. Those interested must register at https://cargoxpressboa.com/
Due to the 40 per cent closure of farms and the rise in soybean meal and hull, the department's small and medium chicken producers dropped their production by 44 per cent. The low supply caused the price to rise by as much as 30 per cent.
According to the monthly statistical report of operations of the national payment system of the Central Bank of Bolivia (BCB), between January and August of this year, the number of electronic fund transfer orders exceeded 30 million transactions. That amount is 55% higher than that registered in the first eight months of 2019.