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Armed with a US $7.5 billion tranche of the Stand-by Arrangement signed with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the news that Argentina will be listed as an emerging market once again, the government has announced daily dollar auctions …

Argentina has finally received good news on the economic landscape.

Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) announced this afternoon that the country has been upgraded to “emerging market,” opening the door to new investment. The measure will come into effect next …

Economic output in Argentina grew by 3.6 percent in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the same period of the previous year, according to a report released by the Indec statistics agency yesterday. The figure can mainly be explained …

The influential teamsters union (Camioneros) and the business sectors have agreed to a 25 percent wage increase, staving off more conflict and a strike that had been called for Tuesday and Wednesday next week.

Following the tension that spiked last …

The poverty line for a typical household in the City of Buenos Aires increased by 2.7 percent from April to May and by 25.17 percent in a year, according to the City’s statistics bureau.

A household with two economically active …

Recently appointed Minister of Production Dante Sica declared the emphasis had to be put on exportation for the country to grow and to surpass the economic crisis it’s currently experiencing. According to him, in order to use wisely the

Following last week’s foreign exchange volatility that took the peso to new lows against the US dollar and cost Federico Sturzenegger his job as head of the Central Bank on Thursday, newly-installed Central Bank President Luis Caputo has moved …

President Mauricio Macri sat down with Jorge Lanata yesterday to publicly address for the first time the issues that have been dominating the public agenda for the past several days. Namely, the sharp depreciation of the peso and its consequences …

Whatever is fueling the bromance between Donald Trump and Mauricio Macri is working well. Argentina’s lemons were exported to the US after a 15-year ban, and its aluminum escaped the American’s new tariff regulations. What’s next? Argentina has officially started

After losing about 6.5 percent of its value yesterday against the dollar – a tumble that seemingly cost Federico Sturzenegger his job as head of the Central Bank – the peso lost more ground today, closing at a fresh low …