Argentina

Citigroup to revisit U.S. court over Argentine bond payments

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NEW YORK - A U.S. judge has scheduled a Dec. 2 hearing to weigh whether or not Citigroup Inc can process an expected interest payment by Argentina on bonds issued under its local laws following its 2002 default.

Argentina complains to BBC over 'Top Gear' presenter Clarkson

LONDON - Argentina's ambassador in London has made a formal complaint to the BBC, accusing Jeremy Clarkson, the host of globally popular TV motoring show "Top Gear," of provocative and insulting behavior during the filming of an episode in Argentina.

Television, Entertainment, 21 Oct 2014

Argentina's lawyers meet debt mediator, but not to negotiate

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina's lawyers met with a court-appointed debt mediator on Wednesday, but they attended only as officers of the court rather than representing the country in its years-old legal battle with holdout hedge funds.

16 Oct 2014

Lawyers in Argentine debt dispute to meet with mediator next week

NEW YORK - A court-appointed mediator said Friday he would hold a meeting next week between lawyers for Argentina and creditors suing the country in a longstanding dispute over defaulted debt.

Ports tighten ship entry procedures as Ebola fears spread

- Brazil, Argentina and the United States have tightened port entry procedures for ships that have sailed from West Africa in a bid to control the potential spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

Health, Brazil 08 Oct 2014

U.S. judge orders Argentina to stop servicing exchange bonds locally

NEW YORK - A U.S. judge said on Friday Argentina must reverse the steps it has taken to evade his orders in a longstanding dispute with hedge funds over debt the country defaulted on in 2002.

Argentina defies U.S. court order by depositing debt payment

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina deposited a $161 million bond interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday, the Economy Ministry said, defying a U.S. judge who held it in contempt a day earlier for taking illegal steps to meet its debt obligations. | Video

Argentina defies U.S. court order by depositing debt payment

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina deposited a $161 million bond interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday, the Economy Ministry said, defying a U.S. judge who held it in contempt a day earlier for taking illegal steps to meet its debt obligations. | Video

U.S. judge holds Argentina in contempt over bond payment plan

NEW YORK - In a rare move, a U.S. judge held Argentina in contempt on Monday, saying the country is taking "illegal" steps to evade his orders in a longstanding dispute with hedge funds over defaulted debt.

U.S. judge holds Argentina in contempt over bond payment plan

NEW YORK - In a rare move, a U.S. judge held Argentina in contempt on Monday, saying the country is taking "illegal" steps to evade his orders in a longstanding dispute with hedge funds over defaulted debt.

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Ukraine, Russia, EU agree to natural gas supply deal

BRUSSELS - Ukraine, Russia and the European Union signed a deal on Thursday that will see Moscow resume vital supplies of gas to its ex-Soviet neighbor over the winter in return for payments funded in part by Kiev's Western creditors.