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Argentina presidential front-runner Fernandez pledges 'no default' if elected

2:23pm EDT

BUENOS AIRES Argentine presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez said on Thursday there was "no possibility" the country would default on its debt if he were elected in October, but that the government would have to negotiate new terms with creditors due to the weak economy.

Argentina´s Fernandez says country will struggle to repay IMF loan, must renegotiate

Aug 18 2019

BUENOS AIRES The Argentine opposition candidate, Alberto Fernandez, said that the country would struggle under present conditions to repay a loan to the International Monetary Fund and he would seek to renegotiate the repayment terms, according to an interview published on Sunday by the newspaper Clarin.

Argentina's Fernandez says country will struggle to repay IMF loan, must renegotiate

Aug 18 2019

BUENOS AIRES The Argentine opposition candidate, Alberto Fernandez, said that the country would struggle under present conditions to repay a loan to the International Monetary Fund and he would seek to renegotiate the repayment terms, according to an interview published on Sunday by the newspaper Clarin.

Argentina´s Fernandez says country will struggle to repay IMF loan, must renegotiate

Aug 18 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Aug 18 The Argentine opposition candidate, Alberto Fernandez, said that the country would struggle under present conditions to repay a loan to the International Monetary Fund and he would seek to renegotiate the repayment terms, according to an interview published on Sunday by the newspaper Clarin.

Argentina Treasury minister resigns, says 'significant renewal' needed amid economic crisis

Aug 17 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina´s Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne has resigned, saying in a letter seen by Reuters on Saturday he believed the government needed “significant renewal” in its economic team amid a crisis which saw the peso plunge this week.

Argentina Treasury minister resigns, says 'significant renewal' needed amid economic crisis

Aug 17 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Aug 17 Argentina’s Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne has resigned, saying in a letter seen by Reuters on Saturday he believed the government needed “significant renewal” in its economic team amid a crisis which saw the peso plunge this week.

Sales of food, cars slow in Argentina after peso crash as election looms

Aug 14 2019

BUENOS AIRES Sales of everything from cars to food and beauty products slowed in Argentina following a collapse in the peso currency, as suppliers held back shipments while trying to calculate how the devaluation will affect consumer prices.

Argentina opposition on way to defeating Macri in primary after major upset

Aug 12 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Aug 12 Argentine voters soundly rejected President Mauricio Macri's austere economic policies in primary elections on Sunday, casting serious doubt on his chances of re-election in October, early official results showed.

Argentines, hurting in the shadow of recession, weigh Macri's plea for patience

Aug 09 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's opposition have their sights set on voters like Alfredo Espinoza, 55, a recently laid-off metals worker from the edge of Buenos Aires, looking to tap into rising hardship to rally supporters and win over swing voters disenchanted by President Mauricio Macri. | Video

As Argentina election nears, are the economic stars aligning for Macri?

Jul 16 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentine President Mauricio Macri is making an election race comeback, bolstered by a stronger peso and glimmers of economic revival as the South American nation looks to escape from a biting recession.

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