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    1. August 3, 2014

      Argentina comes full circle as crisis clouds Kirchner’s sunset

      At the depths of Argentina’s 2001 economic crisis, the country’s congress roared with approval as President Adolfo Rodríguez...

    2. beyondbrics

      June 17, 2014

      Argentina's Fernández vs the holdouts: her television address in full

      Cristina Fernández, Argentina’s president, took to the airwaves soon after 9 pm local time on Monday, minutes after the USA...

    1. beyondbrics

      December 10, 2013

      Argentina & the IMF - friends again, one day?

      There are two ways to read the IMF’s call on Monday night for Argentina to sort out its dodgy inflation and economic...

    2. November 10, 2013

      Argentina’s Cristina Fernández picks new battle after recovery

      President Cristina Fernández’s doctors confirmed on Saturday that she was recovering well from brain surgery a month ago....

    3. October 15, 2013

      A golden era fades as South America faces its crossroads

      South America’s golden years are over. The commodity boom has peaked and the region no longer enjoys the abundant capital it...

    4. September 29, 2013

      Rising Peronist ready to challenge Fernández

      As he ducked stones and rotten eggs during a political rally in a downtrodden suburb of Buenos Aires last weekend, Sergio...

    5. July 23, 2012

      Latin America dogged by former leaders

      Former brokers never die, runs the old City of London saw, they just trade away. But what of former presidents? Nowhere is...

    6. April 19, 2012

      YPF move puts Eskenazi clan in debt bind

      Plucked from obscurity and ushered into Argentina’s largest oil company as strategic partners, the Eskenazi business clan...

    7. April 17, 2012

      Argentinian deputy minister holds sway

      Meet the rising star in Argentine politics and the brains of the government’s new take-no-prisoners approach to energy...

    8. April 17, 2012

      Fernández takes her revenge

      It has been 100 years since the Titanic sank. It has also been a century since Argentina counted itself among the world’s...

    9. April 4, 2012

      YPF and Argentina

      You Poor Fools. Argentina seems intent on bringing the national oil company YPF – 57 per cent owned by Repsol of Spain –...

    10. March 30, 2012

      Cristina Fernández picks a fight

      Argentina’s president never appears in public without a heavy layer of make-up. “I put it on like I am painting a door,” she...

    11. January 18, 2012

      Cameron warns Argentina over Falklands

      David Cameron accused Argentina of “colonialism” in its policy towards the Falkland Islands on Wednesday, warning the...

    12. The World

      October 24, 2011

      Perón is dead, long live Perón!

      Photo AFP “Bring out your dead,” intones a raggedy man as he pushes a wheelbarrow through London’s medieval streets. “I’m...

    13. August 15, 2011

      Argentina’s Fernandez wins primary election

      Cristina Fernández, Argentina’s president, has scored a landslide victory in a primary election in which opposition...

    14. July 1, 2011

      Venezuela: after Chávez

      For the second time in eight months, a Latin American leader’s health has sent his country’s bonds soaring. Though coldly...

    15. June 27, 2011

      Fernández looks set for poll victory

      With approval ratings of as much as 58 per cent, Argentina’s President Cristina Fernández looks on course for a comfortable...

    16. June 27, 2011

      Argentina’s president picks running-mate

      Rewarding one of her most loyal soldiers, Cristina Fernández, Argentina’s president, has picked her economy minister as...

    17. June 23, 2011

      Fernández casts doubt on re-election bid

      Will she or won’t she? Although opinion polls predict victory for Cristina Fernández, Argentina’s president, if she runs for...

    18. March 19, 2011

      Argentina transport unions call for strike

      Transport workers’ leaders in Argentina have called a strike for Monday that is expected to paralyse most services, after...

    19. December 1, 2010

      Latin Americans deem WikiLeaks ‘gringos’ opinions

      It is no secret that Latin American solidarity is more often honoured in the breach than in observance. Scratch the façade,...

    20. November 25, 2010

      Argentina boosts spending after budget fails

      After trading insults over several marathon sessions – one of which ended with a member of parliament punching another in...

    21. November 24, 2010

      IMF in Argentina

      “We don’t say there’s no inflation” said Néstor Kirchner three years ago. But Argentina’s ex-president, insisted the numbers...

    22. FT Alphaville

      November 4, 2010

      Argentina: Dangerous Precedent

      FT Tilt is an online service from the Financial Times focusing exclusively on the emerging world. As a prelude to its...

    23. November 2, 2010

      Fernández signals no policy changes

      Choking back tears, Cristina Fernández, Argentina’s president, thanked the country for the emotional farewell to her husband...

    24. October 28, 2010

      Life after Kirchner

      In death, as in life, Néstor Kirchner remains a divisive figure. The passing on Wednesday of Argentina’s former president...

    25. October 28, 2010

      Argentina enters new political era

      Thousands of Argentines began filing past the coffin of Néstor Kirchner, the powerful former president who handed power to...

    26. October 28, 2010

      Néstor Kirchner

      Financial markets can be efficient at valuing, say, corporate results. In larger matters, they often miss the point. Take...

    27. October 27, 2010

      Kirchner death sparks market rally

      The sudden death of Néstor Kirchner, Argentina’s pugnacious former president, sparked a rally on international financial...

    28. FT Alphaville

      October 27, 2010

      Don't cry for me, Argentina

      There’s no tasteful way to do this, so we’ll let the wires do the talking. Bloomberg: Argentina stocks rose the most in two...

    29. October 15, 2010

      Argentine president vetoes pension increase law

      BUENOS AIRES, Oct 14 - Argentina’s centre-left President Cristina Fernandez vetoed an opposition-led law to boost pension...

    30. June 24, 2010

      Argentina 'delighted' over debt swap success

      Argentina said yesterday it had turned the page on the "sad" chapter of its default, with a debt swap that secured the...

    31. April 21, 2010

      Last Argentine dictator jailed for 25 years

      Relatives hold pictures of people killed during Reynaldo Bignone’s dictatorship BUENOS AIRES, April 20 - The last leader of...

    32. FT Alphaville

      February 2, 2010

      Send for the task force

      From Bloomberg on Tuesday evening: Argentina’s Foreign Ministry summoned the U.K. ambassador over plans by Falkland Oil &...

    33. Money Supply

      February 1, 2010

      Argentine saga outlives Redrado

      Central bank governor Martin Redrado has gone, but the story continues. It transpires the Argentine President may seek...

    34. September 29, 2009

      Argentina to resume debt talks with Paris Club

      Argentina will restart informal negotiations with its creditor nations this week as part of a renewed drive to settle its...

    35. September 28, 2009

      Argentina to resume debt talks with Paris Club

      Argentina will restart informal negotiations with its creditor nations this week as part of a renewed drive to settle its...

    36. October 31, 2007

      Political animal in the Pink House

      Cristina Fernández’s triumph in Argentina’s elections puts her husband, President Néstor Kirchner – a man who has held...

    37. October 21, 2007

      October 22: Cristina closes her campaign

      Cristina Fernández, wife of Argentine President Nestor Kirchner, is virtually certain to end this week triumphing in an...

    38. October 16, 2007

      Spirit of Evita ignites Argentina's working class

      It's raining and cold, not a very inviting evening for a political rally. Hundreds of people are streaming off buses and...

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