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Left-leaning congressman named Argentina's next agriculture minister

07 Dec 2019

BUENOS AIRES The next agriculture minister of grains powerhouse Argentina will be Luis Basterra, President-elect Alberto Fernandez said on Friday, an appointment met with some scepticism by farmers worried about a possible revival of interventionist policies.

Left-leaning congressman named Argentina's next agriculture minister

07 Dec 2019

BUENOS AIRES The next agriculture minister of grains powerhouse Argentina will be Luis Basterra, President-elect Alberto Fernandez said on Friday, an appointment met with some scepticism by farmers worried about a possible revival of interventionist policies.

Argentine debt restructuring expert Guzman to be named economy minister: source

06 Dec 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentina's in-coming Peronist government will name Columbia University economist Martin Guzman as economy minister as it grapples with high inflation and a looming debt restructuring, a source with knowledge of the situation told Reuters on Friday.

UPDATE 2-Argentine debt restructuring expert Guzman to be named economy minister -source

06 Dec 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Dec 6 Argentina's in-coming Peronist government will name Columbia University economist Martin Guzman as economy minister as it grapples with high inflation and a looming debt restructuring, a source with knowledge of the situation told Reuters on Friday.

How Argentina's youth learned to worry about the peso and love the dollar

02 Dec 2019

BUENOS AIRES Nicolas Videla, like millions of his fellow Argentines, buys U.S. dollars whenever he scrapes enough pesos together and keeps a close eye on the country's volatile foreign exchange rate, galloping inflation and murky political outlook.

Argentina's grains farmers plug export-friendly pick for ags ministry top job

28 Nov 2019

BUENOS AIRES Argentine farmers and grains exporters are lobbying President-elect Alberto Fernandez to name a market-friendly technocrat to oversee the country's all-important farm sector as agriculture minister at a time of great uncertainty for the sector.

In Argentina grains belt, farmers ready to 'unsaddle' as Peronists return

28 Oct 2019

SALADILLO, Argentina There is a saying among farmers when times are hard on the Argentine Pampas: "Unsaddle the horse until the sun comes out". That saying is starting to spread in farm towns like Saladillo, after the populist-leaning Peronists won back power on Sunday.

Explainer: Argentina's farmers have some questions for President-elect Fernandez

28 Oct 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Argentina's farmers have some questions for President-elect Alberto Fernandez, after the center-left Peronist won a decisive election on Sunday, ousting business-friendly leader Mauricio Macri.

In Argentina grains belt, farmers ready to 'unsaddle' as Peronists return

28 Oct 2019

SALADILLO, Argentina There is a saying among farmers when times are hard on the Argentine Pampas: "Unsaddle the horse until the sun comes out". That saying is starting to spread in farm towns like Saladillo, after the populist-leaning Peronists won back power on Sunday.

Explainer: Argentina's farmers have some questions for President-elect Fernandez

28 Oct 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Argentina's farmers have some questions for President-elect Alberto Fernandez, after the center-left Peronist won a decisive election on Sunday, ousting business-friendly leader Mauricio Macri.

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