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Eliana Raszewski

Now for the hard part: Argentina must fix economy after debt deal

Aug 05 2020

BUENOS AIRES It took months of tough talks for Argentina to reach agreement on restructuring $65 billion in debt. Now, economists and policymakers say, the real work begins: reviving Latin America's No. 3 economy from its currency and fiscal crises.

Argentina's $65 billion debt deal draws near on eve of deadline

Aug 03 2020

BUENOS AIRES Argentina and its creditors are nearing a breakthrough $65 billion debt restructuring deal, a lawmaker and two sources told Reuters on Monday, the eve of a deadline for a deal that would help avert a damaging legal standoff.

Argentina sweetens debt revamp offer to creditors; sets August 4 deadline

Jul 05 2020

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's government unveiled an amended debt restructuring proposal on Sunday and set a deadline of Aug. 4 for creditors to accept it, adding some key sweeteners as it looks to defuse recent tensions with bondholders and strike a deal.

Argentina to unveil new debt offer, open until end-August, president says

Jul 05 2020

BUENOS AIRES, July 5 Argentina is set to unveil a new debt restructuring offer that will be kept open until the end of August, President Alberto Fernandez told local radio on Sunday, as the government seeks to strike a deal despite rising tensions with creditors.

Argentina creditor groups lambaste government over debt talk delays

Jun 30 2020

BUENOS AIRES Two major Argentine creditor groups said on Tuesday there had been "no meaningful engagement" with the country's government since mid-June, flagging concerns about a deal after talks to restructure $65 billion in debts stalled this month.

Argentina debt talks still on, but have 'distance to cover', Guzman says

Jun 25 2020

BUENOS AIRES Argentina is still working with its creditors to reach a debt restructuring deal after talks stalled, though there is still distance to cover in economic and legal terms, Economy Minister Martin Guzman said on Thursday.

Argentina extends $65 billion debt deadline to July 24 after talks stall

Jun 19 2020

BUENOS AIRES Argentina will extend a deadline for $65 billion debt restructuring talks by more than a month, the country's economy ministry said late on Friday, after negotiations with creditors stalled this week leaving a deal hanging in the balance.

Argentina flag carrier Aerolineas seeks to suspend workers' contracts

Jun 01 2020

BUENOS AIRES Aerolineas Argentinas will begin negotiations with unions to suspend the contracts of thousands of employees until August after the flag carrier's income plunged about 97% due to the coronavirus outbreak, it said on Monday.

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