August 29, 2014
Capitanich praises 'exchange rate stability'
In his daily press conference at the Government House, Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich referred to prices of goods, the impact of gasoline price hikes and wage negotiations, among other issues.
He referred to the peso which yesterday rose 10 cents against the US dollar saying “the foreign exchange rate stability boosts the price variation.”
About the wage negotiations between the government and different sectors, he said the government “will be monitoring the evolution of the talks week by week.”
Speaking with the Trade Secretary Augusto Costa, he also announced the creation of a new basket of 35 school products which will cost 394 pesos.