Paraguay’s leadership is active on Twitter with institutional accounts for the presidency and a personal account for President @Horacio_Cartes.

Tweets from Paraguay leaders

President of Paraguay Horacio_Cartes

@Horacio_Cartes is the official Twitter account of the President of Paraguay. It usually publishes the most important presidential activities. Horacio Cartes has been on Twitter since 24 August 2011 but published his first tweet only on 19 February 2013 during his presidential election campaign. He usually tweets in first person to report on his daily schedule and activities. Horacio Cartes is fairly active with four tweets per day two thirds of which are retweets mainly of his now dormant media account @PrensaHC. His most retweeted tweets are sports related as he was president of Libertad football club from 2001 until 2012. Cartes’ most retweeted tweet refers to the championship won by Club Cerro Porteño in 2013. His team uses a lot of pictures and videos to chronicle his activities in almost in every tweet. @Horacio_Cartes is not yet well connected to his peers, mutually following only four other Latin American leaders, namely @CFKArgentina, @ItamaratyGovBr, @dilmabr, and @LuisGuillermosr.

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Cuenta oficial del Presidente Constitucional de la República del Paraguay

Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)

Joined Twitter: 08/24/2011
Language: Spanish
Status: Active
Tweets/day: 4.16
Retweets: 60%
Mentions/Tweet: 0.08
Replies/Tweet: 0.03
Tweets retweeted: 39%
Most mentioned @Horacio_Cartes (60), @JuanAfara (26), @zacariasirun (15), @LilianSamaniego (9), @Castiglioni_VC (8), @dilmabr (7), @enriquevp (6), @CFKArgentina (4), @CarlosGomezPy (4), @senavitat (4).
Average of retweets 51

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Presidency of Paraguay Presidencia Paraguay

The official Twitter account of the presidency of Paraguay @Presidenciapy usually broadcasts the most important government announcements and every presidential activity. The presidential account was set up on 25 December 2009 as a way of reporting on government actions and presidential activities. The presidential account tweets on average eight times per day often quoting and @mentioning President @Horacio_Cartes including many photos of his meetings and videos of his speeches. The most popular tweet refers to the celebration of the Paraguayan Women´s Day on 24 February 2014.

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Presidencia Paraguay


Cuenta oficial de la Presidencia de la República del Paraguay.

Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)

Joined Twitter: 12/25/2009
Language: Spanish
Status: Active
Tweets/day: 8.49
Retweets: 16%
Mentions/Tweet: 0.77
Replies/Tweet: 0.00
Tweets retweeted: 75%
Most mentioned @Horacio_Cartes (1128), @IPParaguay (195), @sicompy (182), @msaludpy (125), @ParaguayTVHD (108), @rnpy920am (55), @mopcparaguay (47), @senavitat (41), @itaipuparaguay (33), @ebypy (29).
Average of retweets 5

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Foreign Ministry of Paraguay Cancillería Paraguay

The Twitter account of Paraguay’s foreign ministry was set up on25 July 2011 but had been dormant between June 2013 and June 2014. The account resumed its activity with the 44th session of the Organisation of American States held in Asuncion, Paraguay. Activity has been very high during the meeting in the beginning of June 2014 and the account is now chronicling the activities of Foreign Minister Eladio Loizaga often using several pictures of his meetings in one tweet. The foreign ministry only tweets intermittently and more than half of its tweets are retweets mainly of the presidency @PresidenciaPy. @MREParaguay is well connected to 10 other Latin American foreign ministries on Twitter.

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Cancillería Paraguay


Cuenta Oficial del Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de la República del Paraguay.

Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)

Joined Twitter: 07/25/2011
Language: Spanish
Status: Active
Tweets/day: 0.24
Retweets: 55%
Mentions/Tweet: 0.25
Replies/Tweet: 0.00
Tweets retweeted: 28%
Most mentioned @OEA_oficial (8), @Horacio_Cartes (5), @MAE_Haiti (3), @SREHonduras (2), @CancilleriaPeru (2), @CancilleriaPma (2), @MRECIC_ARG (2), @CancilleriaCol (2), @JoseAMeadeK (1), @SRE_mx (1).
Average of retweets 2

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