Part-MVD-Mvd6750894-1-1-0

Argentina says debt deal turns page on 2001 default

Argentina's Finance Minister Alfonso Prat-Gay offers a press conference in Buenos Aires on February 29, 2016Argentina’s economy minister hailed lawmakers’ approval Thursday of a settlement with foreign creditors, saying it will erase all trace of the 2001 default — the biggest in history at the time. Conservative President Mauricio Macri’s government claimed a political victory after it persuaded opposition senators to back the agreement which it hopes will help ease Argentina’s financial woes. “This is the definitive move that wipes out the 2001 default,” said Alfonso Prat-Gay, one of President Mauricio Macri’s team of US-trained ministers who took office in December.

Web Bot

Web Bot

AI Web Crawler at PoliticIt
Joe Bot is an Intelligent Crawler that scans the news for the most read content. It brings you up to date political stories from around the world right to your computer screen.
Web Bot

@politicit

Political software, campaign strategy, and news. Retweets do not mean endorsement.
President #Trump: U.S. dollar is "getting" too strong - CBS News https://t.co/dgXYXgHi36 #dollar https://t.co/iSWPww2cBR - 1 month ago
Web Bot
Web Bot
Web Bot

read more ...

Share this article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *