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Argentine President-elect Fernandez holds call with Trump

02 Nov 2019

BUENOS AIRES U.S. President Donald Trump called Argentine President-elect Alberto Fernandez to congratulate the center-left politician for winning Sunday's election and discuss the South American country's troubled economy.

Argentine President-elect Fernandez holds call with Trump

02 Nov 2019

BUENOS AIRES U.S. President Donald Trump called Argentine President-elect Alberto Fernandez to congratulate the center-left politician for winning Sunday's election and discuss the South American country's troubled economy.

In a Nike factory in Argentina's hinterland, the ghost of Macri's fall

28 Oct 2019

ELDORADO, Argentina Rumours of layoffs started spreading among workers at a factory here in northeastern Argentina making Nike Inc shoes the night before Cristian Fredy Aquino's scheduled shift.

In a Nike factory in Argentina's hinterland, the ghost of Macri's fall

28 Oct 2019

ELDORADO, Argentina Rumors of layoffs started spreading among workers at a factory here in northeastern Argentina making Nike Inc shoes the night before Cristian Fredy Aquino's scheduled shift.

Factbox: Argentine president-in-waiting Alberto Fernandez in his own words

25 Oct 2019

BUENOS AIRES Alberto Fernandez is all but set to be crowned as Argentina's new president on Sunday, barring a major upset, after emerging from relative obscurity with a bid for the top office in May.

Argentine Peronist challenger seen winning presidency outright on Oct. 27 - polls

18 Oct 2019

BUENOS AIRES Peronist opposition candidate Alberto Fernandez should beat business-friendly incumbent Mauricio Macri in the Oct. 27 presidential election by almost 20 percentage points, enough to clinch a first-round win, the most recent opinion polls show.

Nazi relics from secret hoard unveiled at Argentina's Holocaust Museum

03 Oct 2019

BUENOS AIRES Busts of German dictator Adolf Hitler and other Nazi relics that belonged to a hoard found in a collector's secret hiding place will go on display at the Holocaust Museum in Argentina, where many high-ranking Nazis fled after the end of World War Two.

Swiping for dollars: Argentine currency apps lure savers amid currency crunch

25 Sep 2019

BUENOS AIRES Juan Martín Landa swipes a finger across his smartphone, carefully checking the latest exchange rate. He is buying dollars, one of many Argentines turning to apps to trade currency after a sharp crash in the country's peso last month.

Argentines wait at banks to withdraw cash as currency controls kick in

03 Sep 2019

BUENOS AIRES In the early hours of Monday morning in Buenos Aires, before banks had opened their doors, winding lines of customers waited to withdraw savings after Argentina's government imposed capital controls restricting dollar purchases and transfers. | Video

Argentines wait at banks to withdraw cash as currency controls kick in

02 Sep 2019

BUENOS AIRES In the early hours of Monday morning in Buenos Aires, before banks had opened their doors, winding lines of customers waited to withdraw savings after Argentina's government imposed capital controls restricting dollar purchases and transfers.

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