Bolivia: Resources

Government Resources
Main Government Page
Statistics Office
Central Banks
Stock Exchanges
Commerce Ministry

News Sites

Bolivia: La Prensa Newspaper

La Prensa is an online newspaper focusing on news in Bolivia, including topics such as national and international news, economy, culture, sports, and opinion. Only available in Spanish.

Regulatory Agency Sites

Bolivia: Financial Regulatory Authority

The Financial Regulatory Authority, also known as Autoridad de Supervisión del Sistema Finaciero (ASFI), is responsible for the regulation and supervision of the financial services industry in Bolivia. The site contains statistics, publications, regulations, consumer information, and more essential information. Only available in Spanish.

Bolivia: Ministry of Economy and Public Finance (MEPF)

The Ministry of Economy and Public Finance (MEPF), also known as Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas Públicas, is responsible for the creation of an equitable financial services industry in Bolivia. This is achieved through policy promotion and regulation. The site contains listings of applicable laws and news. Some content is only available in Spanish. 

Bolivia: Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications and Transportation (ATT)

The Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications and Transportation, also known as Autoridad de Regulación y Fiscalización de Telecomunicaciones y Transportes (ATT), regulates communications, transportation, and post in Bolivia. Examples of the authority's responsibilities for the communications sector include granting licenses, setting tariffs, managing the radio frequency spectrum, developing new equipment, and setting standards for the equipment. Only available in Spanish.

Bolivian Agency for Space Activities (ABAE)

The Bolivian Agency for Space Activities, also known as Agencia Bolivariana para Actividades Espaciales (ABAE), promotes programs for space research and development projects that allow for the improvement of space technology. The goal of ABAE is to use technological resources to reach remote space areas with difficult access. Only available in Spanish.

Other Resources

Bolivian Institute of Foreign Trade (IBCE)

The Bolivian Institute of Foreign Trade, also known as Instituto Boliviano de Comercio Exterior (IBCE), offers statistics that cover regional exports, imports, and global exports. Statistical information is also provided for the country's capital, Santa Cruz. A section on doing business elaborates upon macroeconomic data, imports and exports, and also contains a directory of Bolivian exporters. The IBCE also provides services for businesspeople including consulting, translation service, and custom studies. Only available in Spanish.

Bolivian-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

The Bolivian-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. is a non-profit organization designed to foster trade and commercial agreements between the Republic of Bolivia and the United States. The site contains updated economic and social information as well as potential investment opportunities and legal framework regarding investments.

Business Etiquette in Bolivia

BoliviaBella is a website that provides pointers on business practices and culture in Bolivia for those who are going to live, work, study or tour in Bolivia. Specifically, the site includes helpful advice with greetings, gift giving, meeting etiquette, and traveler information.