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Argentina’s economy minister resigns as peso sheds value

08 August, 2019 2:29 am 2:29 am

BUENOS AIRES – Argentina’s economy minister Nicolas Dujovne has resigned amid a financial crisis exacerbated by the president’s defeat in a primary poll. The country’s peso shed 20% of its value against the US dollar after President Mauricio Macri suffered the resounding loss last Sunday. In a letter to the president, Mr Dujovne said he … Read More

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Argentine film gives last laugh to victims of 2001 crisis

08 August, 2019 10:00 am 10:00 am

(Reuters) – With Argentina once again reeling from a financial crisis, a film released on Thursday shows residents from a village outside Buenos Aires pursuing the dream of many of those left penniless by the country’s 2001 debt default: getting their money back. The film by Argentine director Sebastian Borensztein, “La Odisea de los Giles” … Read More