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Tennis - Federico Coria found guilty of anti-corruption charge

LONDON Federico Coria has been found guilty of a breach of the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program - the second player from Argentina to fall foul of the rules in the past 24 hours.


Argentines brace for crisis as nation again seeks IMF help 25 May 2018

BUENOS AIRES Maria Florencia Humano opened a clothing store in 2016, convinced that Argentina’s long history of economic crises had ended under pro-business President Mauricio Macri. | Video


Guzman to replace injured Romero in Argentina squad 23 May 2018

BUENOS AIRES Goalkeeper Nahuel Guzman was called into Argentina's World Cup squad on Tuesday as a replacement for Sergio Romero after the Manchester United player was cut from the team with a knee injury, the country's football federation (AFA) said.


Argentina weighs 5 airlines' plans for new Falklands flights - minister 22 May 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina and Britain are analysing five South American airlines' proposals for new flights between the Falkland Islands and Argentina, Argentina's Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie said on Tuesday.


Struggling Argentina must improve to hit heights again 22 May 2018

Argentina last won a major title 25 years ago and while the prospect of ending that drought has looked so close in recent years it now seems a distant prospect.


Why Turkey and Argentina are the main emerging market weak links 21 May 2018

LONDON Running the numbers on foreign exchange reserves and general exposure to the dollar throws up some of the reasons why Turkey and Argentina have been at the heart of the recent emerging market sell-off.


Romero confident of staying Argentina number one 15 May 2018

LONDON Sergio Romero may be set for his usual spot on the Manchester United bench in Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea but the absence of action does not dampen his conviction he will be Argentina's first choice goalkeeper at the World Cup.


IMF says supports Argentina floating exchange rate as peso tumbles 14 May 2018

BUENOS AIRES The International Monetary Fund said on Monday a target exchange rate for the peso will not be a condition of a financing deal with Argentina, as the currency closed more than 6 percent weaker at a record low of 25 per U.S. dollar.

Argentina put exciting Racing duo on World Cup long list 14 May 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina named their 35-man long list for the World Cup in Russia on Monday with places for recovering Everton defender Ramiro Funes Mori and Racing Club's exciting young duo Lautaro Martinez and Ricardo Centurion.


Argentina seeks IMF stand-by credit to last through Macri's term 10 May 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina will request a "high access stand-by" financing arrangement from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to calm volatile financial markets, in a move that could finance the country through next year, officials said on Wednesday.


Italy's president calls in former IMF official amid political turmoil

ROME Italy's president is expected to ask a former International Monetary Fund official on Monday to head a stopgap government amidst political and constitutional turmoil, with early elections looking inevitable.