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The Royal Navy insisted that no decisions had been made about reductions to its fleet, amid reports that it was set to lose four major warships in the next three months.
Brazilian agriculture exports established a record in 2003 having reached 30,6 billion US dollars thus contributing to the country's overall trade surplus, reported Brazil Ministry of Agriculture Production and Commercialization Office.
The influx of foreign tourists to Magallanes Region experienced a strong 36% expansion during 2003 according to the Chilean International Police and Migration Office statistics.
The International Monetary Fund finally approved the first review of the accord signed with Argentina last September, and without modifying a iota according to the Argentine government. However the approval comes three weeks later than expected because of the difficult relation between both sides.