BUENOS AIRES, April 16 Argentina's inflation
rate accelerated for the third straight month in March, the
government statistics agency said on Tuesday, prompting the
central bank to unveil fresh measures to temper raging inflation
and protect the embattled peso currency.
BUENOS AIRES In the run-up to Argentina's presidential election this year, a third potential candidate is seeking to stake out the middle ground, tapping into rising discontent among the country's voters amid swirling economic crisis.
BUENOS AIRES María Rosales, 39, is one of millions of less affluent Argentines locked out of the traditional financial sector. The former cruise ship worker lost her job in 2015 and has relied on her family for financial support to stay afloat since.
BUENOS AIRES Argentina's finance ministry sent a bill to Congress on Friday for a new central bank charter that bans the entity from financing the Treasury and once again emphasizes its main role as fighting inflation.
BUENOS AIRES Argentina's central bank wants to license market makers to help stabilize its embattled peso currency when the Treasury starts newly announced dollar sales in April, two people with direct knowledge of the plans told Reuters on Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, March 15 Argentina's central bank
wants to license market makers to help stabilize its embattled
peso currency when the Treasury starts newly announced dollar
sales in April, two people with direct knowledge of the plans
told Reuters on Friday.
BUENOS AIRES The governor of Argentina's Neuquen province, home to the vast Vaca Muerta shale gas and oil formation, easily won re-election on Sunday, defeating a candidate allied with President Mauricio Macri and another with former President Cristina Fernandez.
BUENOS AIRES Argentina's government, with one eye on elections later in the year, is getting tough on crime, and one figure is taking center stage: the country's security tsar.
BUENOS AIRES, Feb 1 Argentina's central bank has
sufficient dollar firepower to deal with a spike in demand for
the greenback if uncertainty over the country's upcoming
presidential election prompts another run on the peso, two
sources at the bank said on Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, Jan 18 Argentina outperformed its
primary fiscal deficit target for 2018, Economy Minister Nicolas
Dujovne said on Friday, assuring that the country's standby
finance deal with the International Monetary Fund remains on