Tag: Argentina

Food on the table the priority for poor Argentines

BUENOS AIRES: The giant pots simmering in Dagna Aiva's kitchen explain the long line of people outside her house located in a gritty district of...

Middle class feels the squeeze in debt-wracked Argentina

BUENOS AIRES: Facing mounting piles of credit card debt, unpaid medical bills and private school fees, Argentina's cash-strapped middle class, much like the state itself,...

Argentina to extend maturities of international bonds, IMF debt: Treasury minister

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina will negotiate with holders of its international bonds and the International Monetary Fund to extend the maturities of its debt obligations, as...

IMF says sending team to Argentina ‘soon’

WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund is continuing discussions with Argentina and will send a mission to Buenos Aires in the near future, an IMF spokesman...

Argentina, Uruguay, Peru through to Copa America quarter-finals

PORTO ALEGRE: An early goal by Lautaro Martinez and Sergio Aguero's late second gave Argentina a 2-0 win over Qatar on Sunday that qualified them...

Argentina’s new poor sink deeper amid recession

BUENOS AIRES: Like many Argentines, Daniel Roger and his family found themselves slipping down the social ladder over the past year to join the one-third...

Argentina to intervene in exchange rate to curb peso volatility

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina adopted a new measure Monday aimed at stabilizing its exchange rate, six months out from presidential elections in which economic worries are...

Argentina March fiscal deficit 13.037bn pesos

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina ran a primary fiscal deficit of 13.037 billion pesos ($305.32 million) in March, the country's Treasury minister Nicolás Dujovne told reporters at...

Argentina freezes prices on staples from rice to milk in inflation ‘battle’

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina will freeze prices on dozens of staple products, including rice, sugar and milk, in a bid to rein in rampant inflation and...

Argentina seeks IMF waiver over pending data for third review

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina has requested a waiver from the International Monetary Fund as some data would not be available in time for the fund's third...