Argentina

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3rd Jan, 2017FinMin 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 […] more ->

24th Aug, 2016Argentina 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 […] more ->

27th Nov, 2015Macri 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 […] more ->

23rd Nov, 2015Mauricio 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, […] more ->

22nd Nov, 2015Argentina 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 […] more ->

26th Oct, 2015Presidential 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. […] more ->

25th Oct, 2015Presidential 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 […] more ->

11th Aug, 2015Scioli 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 […] more ->

14th Jun, 2015Local 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 […] more ->

27th Feb, 2015President 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 […] more ->