Nearly two-thirds of Argentines see economy getting even worse: poll

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUENOS AIRES, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Nearly 64% of Argentines fear the country’s ailing economy will get even worse in the coming months, according to a survey published on Friday, against a backdrop of surging inflation and the weakening purchasing power of the peso. currency. The … Read more

IDB increases financing to Argentina as foreign reserves dwindle

Customers line up to buy produce in a market as inflation in Argentina hits its highest level in years, causing food prices to spiral, in Buenos Aires, Argentina April 12, 2022. REUTERS/Mariana Nedelcu Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUENOS AIRES, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Argentina and the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB.UL) … Read more

Argentina names second in command of key economy ministry

Argentina’s Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner attends the inauguration ceremony of the municipal cinema-theater at El Calafate, in Santa Cruz, Argentina July 8, 2022. Charo Larisgoitia/Argentine Vice-Presidency/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUENOS AIRES, Aug 21 (Reuters) – Argentina’s government on Sunday appointed a well-known economist and vocal … Read more

Argentina’s new economy chief highlights plans to boost reserves

Argentina’s new Economy Minister Sergio Massa attends a news conference after being sworn in, at the Economy Ministry in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 3, 2022. REUTERS/Matias Baglietto/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUENOS AIRES, Aug 18 (Reuters) – Argentina’s latest economy minister, Sergio Massa, stressed the need to boost hard … Read more

Analysis: As economy wilts, Argentina’s Massa seeks to sow hope with farm chiefs

Argentina’s new Economy Minister Sergio Massa talks to the media after being sworn in, at the Economy Ministry in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 3, 2022. REUTERS/Matias Baglietto/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUENOS AIRES, Aug 16 (Reuters) – The “superminister” tasked with rescuing Argentina’s crisis-racked economy needs cash now, and … Read more

Sick again, Argentina’s economy eats away at nation’s mental health -study

People exercise inside an office building, in Buenos Aires, Argentina August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUENOS AIRES, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Argentines mired in their country’s latest economic meltdown are experiencing a growing sense of hopelessness, according to a landmark mental health study that points to … Read more

All Blacks block ‘outside noise’, focus on the job – Mo’unga

Rugby Union – Autumn International – Italy v New Zealand – Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy – November 6, 2021 New Zealand’s Richie Mo’unga before a kick REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 9 (Reuters) – Richie Mo’unga said the All Blacks were blocking out the outside noise of their … Read more

Argentina’s economy chief names new energy secretary

BUENOS AIRES, Aug 7 (Reuters) – Argentina’s economy chief Sergio Massa appointed on Sunday a new head of the energy secretariat, which in recent years has doled out multi-million dollar subsidies that have led to a widening budget deficit. Flavia Royon, who most recently oversaw energy affairs in the northern province of Salta, will be … Read more

Argentina’s ambitious ‘superminister’ takes on economic crisis

BUENOS AIRES, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Asked about Sergio Massa, Argentina’s new “superminister” for the economy, many Argentines perceive him as an opportunistic politician with limitless ambition. But Massa’s political acumen, honed over four decades of party-hopping activism, is also widely seen as key to rescuing Argentina’s economy, which has been ravaged by sky-high inflation, … Read more

July inflation could shock Argentina’s government – economy ministry source

Aug 4 (Reuters) – Inflation in July could be so high that it will “shock” Argentina’s government, an economy ministry source told Reuters on Thursday, expecting high inflation in August as well. Former Congressman Sergio Massa took office Wednesday as economy minister in the midst of an economic crisis, announcing measures intended to ensure fiscal … Read more