AJ Impact

Macri uses peso rout as political ammunition

Macri accuses Fernandez of lacking 'credibility' with investors, while Fernandez blames Marci for spooking them.

Macri uses peso rout as political ammunition

AJ Impact

Gold hits six-year high as investors seek safety

Unrest in Hong Kong and a rout in Argentinian assets fuel gold rally sparked by ongoing US-China trade war.

Gold hits six-year high as investors seek safety

Argentina

Argentina's Macri faces setback as Fernandez sees primary win

With most votes counted, opposition receives 47 percent against incumbent's 32 percent.

Argentina's Macri faces setback as Fernandez sees primary win

AJ Impact

Argentina: Peso plunges after voters punish Macri at polls

Investors shudder after Argentinian voters offer stunning rebuke of Macri's economic austerity policies.

Argentina: Peso plunges after voters punish Macri at polls

Argentina

Argentina votes in high-stakes presidential primaries

A number of opinion polls predict a close fight between incumbent Mauricio Macri and challenger Alberto Fernandez.

Argentina: Voters head to polls in first Macri-Fernandez showdown

AJ Impact

Argentina offers nuclear lessons to Iran

The diplomat bidding to be the next leader of the UN's nuclear watchdog suggests Iran could do with more openness.

Iran offered nuclear lessons by Argentina

Argentina

Priests accused of abusing Argentine students on trial

Two priests and a gardener may face 50 years' jail on charges of sexually abusing deaf students in Argentina's Mendoza.

Trial begins for priests accused of abusing Argentine students

Latin America

Argentine judge suspends delivery apps, protect workers' rights

Delivery apps have generated much-needed jobs in Argentina that are currently going through an economic crisis.

Football

Messi banned from international football for three months

Argentine captain suspended and fined $50,000 for alleging bias at Copa America, South American football body says.

Messi banned from international football for three months

AJ Impact

Venezuela wants to sell bonds, but who is going to buy them?

$60bn worth of government bonds is up for sale, but demand is low and sanctions are keeping global investors away.

Venezuela wants to sell bonds, but who is going to buy them?

AJ Impact

Trump promises to 'work on a free trade agreement with Brazil'

Brazil and the United States exchanged more than $100bn in goods and services in 2018.

Trump promises to 'work on a free trade agreement with Brazil'

Arts & Culture

Cesar Pelli: Architect who designed Petronas Towers dies

The Argentine architect designed some of the world's most recognisable buildings.

Cesar Pelli: Architect who designed Petronas Towers dies

Argentina

Argentina designates Hezbollah "terrorist" organisation

Argentina has accused top Iranian officials and a Hezbollah operative of being behind the AMIA attack in 1994.

AJ Impact

Argentina freezes Hezbollah assets, 25 years after AMIA attack

Argentina puts financial sanctions on members of Lebanese Islamist group and brands it a 'terrorist' organisation.

Argentina freezes Hezbollah assets, 25 years after AMIA attack

AJ Impact

Mercosur bloc leaders meet to fast-track EU trade deal

Member nations and the European Union in June agreed to a deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs on two-way trade.

Mercosur bloc leaders meet to fast-track EU trade deal