After departmental authorities determined a rigid quarantine on weekends, the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Cochabamba (ICAM) indicated that, for each day of suspension of activities, the sector stops generating 30 million bolivianos ($4.3 mn); however, it assured that the industries would comply with the determinations.
The refreshment bonus, which public servants will collect through the Mobile Wallet application in 90 days, will move 278 million bolivianos ($39.88 mn) per year to purchase domestic products, the Government informed yesterday.
The Federation of Private Businessmen of Cochabamba (FEPC) informed that the rigid quarantine carried out last week has generated a loss of approximately 20 million bolivianos in the departmental productive apparatus.
Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) informs that its integral subsidiary Petrobras Bolivia S.A. (PEB) was ordered in the first instance to pay compensation for using the property where the San Alberto field facilities located in the amount of $61.1 million, plus interest and costs. The judgment also imposes precautionary measures against the oil company. PEB informs that it appealed to a higher instance, such as the Agro-environmental Court of Sucre, where the case evaluates currently.
The 2021 Budget for Santa Cruz is Bs 2,079 million, including Bs 735.2 million of transfer from the General Treasury of the Nation (TGN) for delegated payments of the health and social management sector. Of this amount, Bs 1,380 million ($198 mn) will allocate to public investment.