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Caroline Stauffer

Special Report: Morales, indigenous icon, loses support among Bolivia's native people

Aug 24 2018

CHARAGUA, Bolivia In 12 years as president of South America's poorest country, Evo Morales has accomplished many of the goals he set forth when he became the first indigenous person to lead Bolivia. | Video

Argentina details IMF goals, says new measures possible

Jun 14 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina outlined plans to reduce its fiscal deficit and make the central bank independent in a letter of intent to the International Monetary Fund on Thursday, explaining it could take additional measures to achieve the targets of the $50 billion financing deal.

Argentina peso closes down slightly despite rate hike

May 07 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's peso closed slightly weaker on Monday, though analysts remained optimistic the government and central bank had curbed a run on the currency with a massive rate hike and lower fiscal deficit target last week.

Argentina curbs peso's fall though risks linger

May 07 2018

BUENOS AIRES, May 7 Argentina likely stopped a run on the peso with a massive rate hike and lower fiscal deficit target on Friday, though high inflation and large amounts of debt are lingering risks, economists said.

Argentina curbs peso's fall though risks linger

May 07 2018

BUENOS AIRES, May 7 Argentina likely stopped a run on the peso with a massive rate hike and lower fiscal deficit target on Friday, though high inflation and large amounts of debt are lingering risks, economists said.

EXPLAINER-Argentina ends wild market week with 40 pct interest rate

May 04 2018

BUENOS AIRES, May 4 Argentina, which had been an investor darling for much of last year, curbed a sharp devaluation of its peso currency on Friday after hiking interest rates for the third time in a week, selling more than 10 percent of its dollar reserves and lowering its fiscal deficit goal.

Narcos producer shows 'mechanism' of Brazil corruption in new series

Mar 21 2018

A vast corruption investigation in Brazil that has toppled businessmen and lawmakers, haunted two presidencies and captivated the media, debuts as a Netflix series this week, long before anyone can predict how the real-life probe will end.

Argentina's last ex-dictator Bignone dies at age 90

Mar 07 2018

BUENOS AIRES The last leader of Argentina's 1976 - 1983 "dirty war" military dictatorship, Reynaldo Bignone, died in a military hospital on Wednesday, Argentina's state-run news agency Telam said.

Tillerson to visit Peru and Colombia, dogged by Trump aid threat

Feb 04 2018

BUENOS AIRES U.S. President Donald Trump's call this week to cut aid for countries where drugs are produced or trafficked could cast a shadow on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's South America visit as he heads for top cocaine-producing nations Peru and Colombia.

Tillerson to visit Peru and Colombia, dogged by Trump aid threat

Feb 04 2018

BUENOS AIRES U.S. President Donald Trump's call this week to cut aid for countries where drugs are produced or trafficked could cast a shadow on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's South America visit as he heads for top cocaine-producing nations Peru and Colombia.

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