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- Former Argentine President Cristina Kirchner Indicted in Corruption Case
A judge indicted ex-President Cristina Kirchner on corruption charges involving public works and ordered millions of dollars of her assets to be frozen, escalating the legal troubles facing the former Argentine leader, The Wall Street Journal reporte ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 12/27/2016 - 21:27 - 0 comments
- Argentina’s Debt Bonanza Buys Time, Raises Risks
Less than a year ago, Argentina was on the brink of a balance of payments crisis after 12 years of populist rule. But dollars have flooded into the economy since the business-friendly government of Mauricio Macri took over last December, with central ban ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/26/2016 - 21:14 - 0 comments
- Argentines Say Mauricio Macri’s Policies Aren’t the Solutions They Promised to Be
Argentina’s shrinking economy and high unemployment are triggering ever-louder grumbling from its citizens, posing problems for President Mauricio Macri in a country where economic discontent has undone previous leaders, The Wall Street Journal repor ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 09/25/2016 - 17:44 - 0 comments
- A $67,000 Home Robbery Exposes $500 Billion Problem in Argentina
The case of $67,000 stolen from Argentine Vice President Gabriela Michetti’s house should have ended when her bodyguard was arrested, Bloomberg News reported. Instead, prosecutors have shifted to tracing the money’s origin, making her a public example of ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/25/2016 - 22:56 - 0 comments
- Macri Eyes $400 Billion Foreign Cash Stash
For Mauricio Macri, there may be a silver lining to the Panama Papers scandal that has dogged Argentina’s new president since he was accused of ties with offshore shell companies earlier this year, the Financial Times reported. Mr Macri is hoping tha ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 06/05/2016 - 21:16 - 0 comments
- Pescanova Argentina Subsidiary Readies For Insolvency Proceedings
Argenova, the Argentinian subsidiary of troubled multinational Pescanova, is working with a legal team to prepare for filing for insolvency as soon as possible, reported Faro de Vigo. However, with all executive functions taken away from president and ch ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/31/2016 - 19:26 - 0 comments
- Argentina’s Congress Passes ‘Anti-Layoffs’ Bill
Argentina’s opposition-dominated Congress on Thursday approved legislation that would double the cost of laying off private and public employees over the next six months, handing President Mauricio Macri his first legislative setback since taking office, ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/20/2016 - 08:39 - 0 comments
- Argentina Could Issue $30 Billion Debt This Year
Argentina could issue $30bn in debt this year, as other issuers seek to mimic the government's success in returning to international capital markets with a blockbuster bond sale last month. First out of the gates will be Argentina’s provincial gover ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/01/2016 - 20:02 - 0 comments
- Macri Enlists Business As Austerity Bites
After summoning 100 representatives of Argentina’s business elite to the presidential residence this week, Mauricio Macri praised the few that had recently announced investments. The rest, he implied, were not doing their bit for the country, the Finan ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 04/24/2016 - 16:21 - 0 comments
- Insolvency & Restructuring News No. 1
A ´new´ consolidated and integrated Argentine Civil and Commercial Code has been enacted on October 7, 2014 and came into effect on August 1, 2015 (the “New CCC”), which replaced both the Civil Code (originally enacted on September 29, 1869) (the “Civil ...
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