20/12/2019Argentina Reuters Política Económica Cassandra Garrison
Argentina's peso weaker after government postpones short-term debt payments, economic bill moves to Senate
11:56 - Argentina’s peso currency was slightly weaker on Friday, traders said, after the government said it would postpone payments on some short-term debt notes and as a sweeping bill of economic measures was expected to pass in the Senate.
08/10/2019Argentina Reuters Política Cassandra Garrison
07/10 - 17:05 - Argentine President Mauricio Macri announced a tax incentive proposal aimed at boosting employment among young people on Monday, in a bid to gain ground with a voter demographic that contributed to his poor showing in an August primary.
17/09/2019Argentina SWI - Suiza Energía Cassandra Garrison
Se cree que Vaca Muerta, que cubre un área del tamaño de Bélgica en la Patagonia argentina, contiene una de las mayores reservas mundiales de petróleo y gas no convencional. Gran parte de su extensión está sin explotar.
16/09/2019Argentina The New York Times - Estados Unidos Economía Cassandra Garrison
In late August, amid a sharp plunge in the Argentine peso, global suppliers to oil giant YPF received an unwelcome surprise in their inbox. A four-page notice that dollar contracts would be paid at a set exchange rate, far weaker than the market rate.
05/07/2019Argentina SWI - Suiza Economía Cassandra Garrison
En la remota provincia de Jujuy, en el norte de Argentina, el gigante chino de telecomunicaciones ZTE está instalando una parte del gran aparato de vigilancia del país asiático: cámaras de seguridad que, según el Gobierno provincial, ayudarán a frenar el delito callejero.
24/04/2019Argentina Reuters Economía Cassandra Garrison
23/04 - 13:44 - Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd has invested in Argentine mobile banking service Uala, which also counts George Soros and Point72 Ventures LLC among its investors, the start-up’s founder said.
23/04/2019Argentina Reuters Energía Cassandra Garrison
Jujuy’s pivot to China underscores the challenge for the United States, whose warnings about the pitfalls of Chinese backing are no match for Beijing’s outreach and resources.Jujuy Governor Morales recently travelled to China to discuss the Cauchari expansion withPowerChina and the Import-Export Bank of China, one of several trips local officials have made to the Asian nation over the past few years.
12/04/2019Argentina The New York Times - Estados Unidos Política Cassandra Garrison
Thousands of taxi drivers snarled traffic in the center of Buenos Aires on Thursday to protest the threat to their business from Uber, in the latest reminder of the headaches the ride-hailing platform faces worldwide as it prepares to go public.
01/04/2019Argentina The New York Times - Estados Unidos Política Cassandra Garrison
Argentine lawmakers have proposed legislation to boost oversight of a Chinese space tracking station that has stirred unease among local residents, fueled conspiracy theories and sparked concerns amongst critics about its true intent.
01/02/2019Argentina Economía y Negocios - Chile Economía Cassandra Garrison
Las Lajas La falta de información sobre el sitio ha despertado dudas sobre sus actividades, incluyendo un posible espionaje. El lugar fue clave en el alunizaje de enero.
31/01/2019Argentina Reuters Defensa Cassandra Garrison
LAS LAJAS, Argentina - When China built a military-run space station in Argentina’s Patagonian region it promised to include a visitors’ center to explain the purpose of its powerful 16-story antenna.
21/01/2019Argentina Euronews - Francia Economía Cassandra Garrison
18/01/2019 12:34 - Argentina's central bank bought $190 million (£147.1 million) in foreign exchange markets over the past week to weaken its peso currency, a radical change from just months ago when it was spending billions to prop it up, and may be forced to intervene further.
08/11/2017Argentina Reuters Agronegocios Cassandra Garrison
16:44 - Wine producers in Argentina, renowned for its plush Malbecs, are furious over a tax proposal they say would crush exports and domestic sales as vineyards struggle after two of their lowest vintages in recent history.
24/10/2017Argentina Reuters Política Cassandra Garrison
17:03 - The victory of Argentine President Mauricio Macri’s coalition in midterm elections on Sunday marked a resounding defeat of Peronism, one of Latin America’s best-known political movements, leaving it divided and with no clear leader.