Paraguayan government to launch free weekly newspaper

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  • October 15, 2010

By Maira Magro

The country’s National Information Agency announced it will start a new free weekly paper, with nationwide circulation, that will cover the activities of the government, including news from different ministries, departments, and public institutions, Radio Ñandutí reports.

The paper will be called Infogob (InfoGov) and will launch at the end of the month, Prensa Latina explains. According to Communications Minister Augusto dos Santos, there will also be space for opinions from outside of the government.

Note from the editor: This story was originally published by the Knight Center’s blog Journalism in the Americas, the predecessor of LatAm Journalism Review.