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FinMin goes as Ministry is split

Chief of Cabinet, Marcos Peña, announced during the Christmas holidays that Finance Minister Alfonso Prat Gay had been asked to resign his portfolio and that the finance ministry was to […]

Parliamentary 2017

An election to the Congreso de la Nación Argentina has been announced for 29 October 2017. Results will be published here.

Argentina plans major business and investment forum

Argentina is planning a major business and investment forum on 12th – 14th September. The initiative is being driven by the country’s new president, Mauricio Macri as he takes the […]

Cabinet of Argentina

Marcos Peña Chief of Cabinet Alfonso Prat-Gay Minister of Treasury and Finance Rogelio Frigerio Minister of the Interior Patricia Bullrich Minister of Security Germán Garavano Minister of Justice Julio Martínez […]

Macri names his Cabinet

President-elect Mauricio Macri has named his Cabinet following his surprise win in the presidential election last Sunday. The only minister who remains from the Kirchner Cabinet is Lino Barañao. Macri […]

Mauricio Macri wins Presidential election

The opposition Cambiemos or “Let’s change” candidate, Mauricio Macri has won the presidential election following a second round runoff yesterday. Although a few polling stations are still to be counted, […]

Presidential 2015

The election took place in two rounds, on 25 October and 22 November 2015. In the first round results were as follows: Mauricio Macri (Cambiemos) 34.15% Daniel Scioli (Front for […]

Argentina votes in Presidential Second Round Runoff

The second round runoff for the presidential election in Argentina takes place today. Opinion polls suggest that the opposition candidate, Mauricio Macri has a good chance of winning a surprise […]

Presidential election goes to second round

In a surprise result, with 98.83% of the polling stations reporting, the presidential election has proven to be much closer than expected and will go to a runoff in November. […]

Parliamentary 2015

An election to the Congreso de la Nación Argentina took place on 25 October 2015. Chamber of Deputies (130 out of 257 seats) Front for Victory & allies (Frente para la Victoria, […]

Presidential and legislative elections today

Argentina goes to the polls today to elect a new president and legislative elections. In the parliamentary elections there are 24 of the 72 seats in the Senate or upper […]

Scioli leads in primaries

Argentina held PASO primary elections on Sunday in readiness for the general election on 25th October. The open primaries were introduced by current President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner in 2009 […]

Local elections in Santa Fe province

The province of Santa Fe is holding local elections today just a few months before the 25th October general and presidential election. The vote will be followed very closely because […]

President conducts mini reshuffle

President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has carried out a small reshuffle of part of her Cabinet. Secretary of Public Communication, Alfredo Scoccimarro, reported that the President has appointed Aníbal Fernández […]

Argentina finds way to pay debt

Argentina’s government believes that it has found a way in which to make debt payments whilst circumventing the judgement of a United States judge. Overnight the country’s lower house passed […]

Argentina takes US to ICJ over default

Argentina’s government has filed legal proceedings against the United States in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) following the country’s $1.5 billion default last month saying that the US Government […]