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Jorge Iorio

UPDATE 2-Argentina industrial output slides as growth hopes flicker

06 May 2019

BUENOS AIRES, May 6 Argentina's industrial output slid a steeper-than-expected 13.4 percent in March compared with the same month last year, the government's Indec statistics agency said on Monday, as the recession-hit economy struggles to return to growth.

UPDATE 3-Argentina seeks IMF waiver over pending data for third review

03 Apr 2019

BUENOS AIRES, April 3 Argentina has requested a waiver from the International Monetary Fund as some data would not be available in time for the fund's third review this week of $56.3 billion in standby financing agreed last year, a Treasury spokesman said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-Argentina's leaders face growth conundrum after 2018 contraction

21 Mar 2019

* Unemployment rate flat at around 9 pct (Adds unemployment numbers, analyst comment)

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