BUENOS AIRES, Sept 20 The Argentine peso closed
2.9 percent stronger on Thursday, reflecting investor optimism
that the recession-hit country will strike a new standby
financing agreement with the International Monetary Fund aimed
at guaranteeing government solvency.
BUENOS AIRES, Sept 19 Argentina's gross domestic
product contracted 4.2 percent in the second quarter of 2018
from the same period last year and 3.9 percent from the prior
quarter, government statistics agency Indec said on Wednesday.
BUENOS AIRES Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez agreed on Tuesday to allow investigators to search properties belonging to her as part of a corruption case in which construction company executives have said they paid bribes for government contracts.
BUENOS AIRES, Aug 16 Argentina's central bank
said on Thursday it hiked reserve requirements by 3 percentage
points for the country's largest banks, as it tries to keep its
plan for reducing short-term debt from adding to already high
BUENOS AIRES, May 23 Argentina's central bank
moved on Wednesday to improve its debt profile by offering to
swap some of its one-month Lebac securities for paper of longer
duration, the bank said in a statement.
BUENOS AIRES Argentina's peso snapped its losing streak on Tuesday, closing 3.73 percent stronger at 24.10 per U.S. dollar after the central bank sold reserves but before the government reported 12-month inflation at a dizzying 25.5 percent. | Video
BUENOS AIRES Argentine companies are rushing to list shares on U.S. exchanges beginning this week to beat an expected hike in interest rates by the U.S. Federal Reserve, analysts said, while taking advantage of an improved investor climate under President Mauricio Macri after years of populist rule.
BUENOS AIRES, Jan 22 Argentine real estate
developer TGLT SA plans to raise capital with a share
listing on the New York Stock Exchange by the end of 2018, Chief
Executive Federico Weil told Reuters in a telephone interview on
MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina The Argentine navy raised the possibility on Thursday that a navy submarine missing in the South Atlantic suffered an explosion, heightening concerns over the fate of the 44 crew members on the eighth day of an international search effort. | Video
MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina/BUENOS AIRES The search for an Argentine navy submarine missing in the South Atlantic for one week reached a "critical phase" on Wednesday as the 44 crew on board could be running low on oxygen, a navy spokesman said.