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Was ANMAT expecting a different result? Despite the Senate’s rejection of the bill to legalize abortion last week, the National Administration of Drugs, Foods and Medical Devices (ANMAT) has authorized the national production of misoprostol, more commonly known as the …

[Update] In the end, the camp in the Upper House willing to vote in favor of partially stripping former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner from her parliamentary immunity fell one senator short from garnering quorum to hold the vote.

At …

One week ago today, Argentina’s Senate voted to reject the bill to legalize abortion by 38 votes to 31, with many expounding arguments based on the anti-abortion slogan “Save Both Lives.” However five days after the vote, a woman has …

After a volatile day, the has dollar declined. According to the retail average prepared by the Central Bank, the public closing market price for the dollar sits at $30.38, with some banks listing it at $30.80. Compared to the …

Update: Diego Cabot, the journalist who broke the “notebooks scandal” story, received access to and published the most relevant extracts of former public official Claudio Uberti’s statement last night.

Uberti, who between 2003 and 2007 was the head of the …

Amado Boudou, Argentina’s former Economy Minister and Vice President from 2011-2015, submitted an appeal for his release from prison. The request, which was overseen by Federal Oral Court No. 4, was rejected just a few hours later.

Last Tuesday, Boudou

In her trip to the federal courthouses of Comodoro Py to testify in the context of the “notebooks scandal,” former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner received shows of support from different political and social leaders that are ideologically aligned with …

School’s out… again? Argentina’s students are getting a longer winter break than they had expected, with public university professors continuing strike action linked to an ongoing pay dispute. In a new round of negotiations, the Ministry of Education has offered …

Recently, Hugo Moyano, Peronist labor leader and Secretary General of Argentina’s CGT umbrella union, announced an appearance planned for the day after tomorrow at Buenos Aires’ Atlanta stadium. During the appearance, the labor leader and former close ally of the …

Aerolíneas Argentinas, the country’s flagship carrier, is demanding more flexibility in a bid to try and maintain financial stability, while also increasing competitiveness in the international market. In a meeting led by the airline’s new President, Luis Malvido, it …