November 30, 2015
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  • 25/11/2015 | Argentina

    Vidal says meeting with Scioli 'good'

  • 27/11/2015 | Argentina

    Marcos Peña says meeting with A. Fernández 'positive'

    Marco Peña, who has been appointed by president-elect Mauricio Macri as cabinet chief, met with the outgoing head of ministers Aníbal Fernández considering the gathering “positive.”

  • 11/07/2015 | Argentina

    Cristina travels to Paraguay to meet Francis

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner will have a meeting with Pope Francis on Sunday, during the Pontiff’s visit to Paraguay.

  • 24/07/2015 | Argentina

    'They talk about change but they are the ones who end up changing'

    The ruling Victory Front (FpV) candidates to the presidency and the vice presidency, Daniel Scioli and Carlos Zannini, spoke at the end of the “Gestar” group meeting held at Parque Norte in BA city.

  • 07/06/2015 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Francis in 'warm' papal audience

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was received today in the Vatican by Pope Francis for an encounter that lasted almost two hours, in the fifth meeting between the pontiff and head of state since he was elected to the Holy See.

  • 08/06/2015 | Argentina

    President CFK meets with her Italian counterpart

    After receiving a special award by the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization for Argentina’s fight against hunger and poverty, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today held a meeting with her Italian counterpart, Sergio Mattarella.

  • 04/06/2015 | Argentina

    CFK leaves for Rome ahead of Pope audience

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has left Buenos Aires for Italian capital Rome, where on Sunday the head of state will meet in the Vatican City with Pope Francis this Sunday.

  • 05/06/2015 | Argentina

    CFK arrives in Rome to meet Francis

  • 04/06/2015 | Argentina

    CFK heads to Vatican for Pope meeting

  • 09/02/2015 | Argentina

    BCRA vows to relax dollar restrictions but with more controls on importers

    After meeting with leaders of the Argentine Chamber of Importers, Central Bank authorities promised to “gradually” relax dollar restrictions, following unannounced blocks from the monetary authority to private banks wanting to purchase dollars to finance imports. But the bank also said it will be keeping close eye on importers.

  • 11/02/2015 | Argentina

    Gov't to discuss China deal with UIA tomorrow

    Following a request from the Argentine Industrial Union (UIA) yesterday, Cabinet Chief Jorge Capianich announced that government officials will meet with industrial leaders to discuss the agreements signed between China and Argentina last week. The meeting, initially scheduled for Friday, will be held tomorrow, government sources told

  • 16/01/2015 | Argentina

    Kirchnerite MPs to attend Nisman meeting but warn 'must be public'

    MP Diana Conti said Kirchnerite lawmakers will attend an “informal” meeting with the AMIA case prosecutor but warned the reunion must be "public."

  • 04/02/2015 | Argentina

    CFK meets with China's Xi Jinping

    After meeting with top Chinese businessmen, president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met today with her counterpart Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People to discuss new strategic agreements and to ratify the 20 bilateral deals signed by the two countries.

  • 06/01/2015 | Argentina

    Cristina meets Kicillof in Olivos

  • 17/11/2014 | Argentina

    Gov’t ratifies won't re-open wage talks

    Ahead of a meeting with transportation unions, the cabinet chief rejected once again the reopening of national salary negotiations or any reform in income tax floor, demanded by workers across the country.

  • 18/11/2014 | Argentina

    ‘Meeting with transport unions was positive’

    Cabinet chief Jorge Capitanich said that the government’s meeting with representatives of various trade unions in the transport sector was “positive,” despite unionists considering possible strikes after no deal was reached.

  • 03/11/2014 | Argentina

    CFK continues in hospital with infection

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner has completed her first day in the Otamendi hospital after falling ill with a bacterial infection, according to a report released by the presidential Medical Unit.

  • 11/11/2014 | Argentina

    Capitanich calls for Interior Security Council meeting

    Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich has announced the Interior Security Council will meet in order to evaluate the reinforcement of military police in certain provinces and prevent possible violent events.

  • 13/11/2014 | Argentina

    CFK slowly returning to work

    Cabinet chief Jorge Capitanich said that president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is slowly returning to work after suffering from sigmoiditis, an infection of the colon. Still resting at Olivos presidential residence, Ms. Kirchner met with several officials to discuss the main topics in the government's agenda.

  • 22/09/2014 | Argentina

    CFK meets with investor Soros, Ban Ki-moon in New York

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today thanked UN chief Ban Ki-moon for the organisations support of Argentine debt restructuring, and also met with bondholder and billionaire financier George Soros, who is suing a US bank caught in the middle of the country's latest debt default.

  • 06/10/2014 | Argentina

    'BCRA seeks to stimulate savings in pesos, credit capacity'

    Ahead of a meeting between recently-appointed Central Bank (BCRA) head Alejandro Vanoli with Argentine bankers, cabinet chief Jorge Capitanich refused to disclose the topics to be discussed but he pointed out that the BCRA seeks to “stimulate savings in pesos” and to encourage an “increase in credit capacity.”

  • 28/10/2014 | Argentina

    Gov't says works progress to guarantee power supply

    Cabinet chief Jorge Capitanich commented on the meeting the government held with Edesur and Edenor power companies and said that investments are being made to prevent power outages in the summer.

  • 08/09/2014 | Argentina

    Government to meet 'separately' with auto industry leaders

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today headed a meeting between government figures and leaders in the automotive industry, which went into recess after more than three hours of talks with promises of further encounters, albeit on a one-to-one basis, to come.

  • 09/09/2014 | Argentina

    'Alleged currency restrictions cannot be used as excuse to create uncertainty'

    Following a meeting between president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and auto industry leaders yesterday, Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich ratified that further talks will be held separately with company representatives and urged business leaders to work towards a “cooperative system”.

  • 21/09/2014 | Argentina

    CFK in NY ahead of UN General Assembly address

    Following her meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner arrived in New York, where she is expected to deliver a speech at the UN’s 69th General Assembly on Wednesday.

  • 11/08/2014 | Argentina

    UIA representatives meet with gov't officials, urge to ease supplies imports

    Argentine Industrial Union (UIA) leaders met with Domestic Trade Secretary Augusto Costa and asked him to “ease the import of necessary supplies.” The government pledged export promotion measures.

  • 05/09/2014 | Argentina

    Pollack: Argentina, creditors remain divided after meeting

    Argentina still has "unresolved" issues preventing a settlement with bondholders suing the country for repayment after not participating in the country's restructurings following its 2002 default, a court-appointed mediator has said.

  • 08/09/2014 | Argentina

    CFK to meet with Pope Francis on Sept. 20

    Secretary to the Presidency Oscar Parrilli announced that President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner will have a private lunch with Pope Francis in Santa Marta residence at the Vatican before travelling to New York for the annual United Nations General Assembly.

  • 29/07/2014 | Argentina

    Argentina continues last-minute debt talks with US mediator Pollack in New York

    Today's meeting between an Argentine delegation and mediator Daniel Pollack in New York continue, with Economy minister Axel Kicillof flying in at the last minute to witness talks while the parties attempt to avoid possible default as a result of the ongoing dispute with holdout investors ahead of tomorrow's deadline.

  • 30/07/2014 | Argentina

    Kicillof: 'We offer holdouts to enter swap under same conditions of 2005, 2010'

    Economy Minister Axel Kicillof said Argentina will not sign an agreement that “compromises the country’s future,” as he confirmed no deal with holdouts was reached after today’s meeting with court-appointed mediator Daniel Pollack over the so called “vulture funds” case.

  • 31/07/2014 | Argentina

    ISDA to consider in Friday meeting if 'failure to pay' credit event had occurred

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) said today it had received its first request to consider whether a credit event had occurred, according to the ISDA website.

  • 18/07/2014 | Argentina

    Capitanich confirms meeting with CGT's Caló

    Following concerns about Argentina's economy voiced by the head of the pro-government CGT labour confederation, the head of ministers confirmed a meeting with Antonio Caló for Monday.

  • 22/07/2014 | Argentina

    Gov't says 'Argentina needs stay to honour its commitments'

    Before the hearing held in New York today, Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich reiterated the importance of the suspension of Griesa’s ruling requested by Argentina.

  • 27/07/2014 | Argentina

    No meeting with Pollack scheduled for today

    Argentina does not have a meeting scheduled for today with court-appointed mediator Daniel Pollack in New York in its debt legal dispute with holdout creditors but talks continue, a government source said, as the country looks to avoid a possible debt default.

  • 14/04/2014 | Argentina

    Kicillof: 'We have no agreements with the IMF'

    Briefing the press on the results from his trip to the US, Economy Minister Axel Kicillof today tried to play down his recent attendance to G20/ IMF annual meetings held in Washington, saying the country is a regular attendant, and added: “We have no agreements with the IMF because it’s not and Argentine creditor.”

  • 07/07/2014 | Argentina

    Kicillof requests 'stay' reinstatement during Pollack meeting

    Economy Minister Axel Kicillof today held a meeting that lasted almost four hours with the Special Master appointed by US Judge Thomas Griesa, Daniel Pollack, and requested that an injunction allowing Argentina to pay bondholders be reinstated while negotiations with holdouts developed.

  • 17/07/2014 | Argentina

    Caló asks for meeting with CFK over economic 'complications'

    The head of the pro-government CGT labour confederation splinter Antonio Caló expressed his concerns about the country’s economic situation and called for a meeting with President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner to discuss a “complete agenda”.

  • 10/02/2014 | Argentina

    Capitanich urges not to 'dishonour' Pope Francis' name for media operations

    Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich today rejected media rumours which during the weekend affirmed Pope Francis had called a meeting with the Argentine government, union and business leaders in March.

  • 28/03/2014 | Argentina

    BA teachers to consider 'improved' wage offer

    Unions said the government “has improved” its offer, taking now the initial salary to 5,000 pesos. Still, the wage conflict has not yet been completely settled since the proposal will be submitted to teachers who will then express their final say on whether to accept or reject the offer. Furthermore, the Udocba union warned workers will continue to strike “indefinitely.”

  • 14/04/2014 | Argentina

    Kicillof to brief the press on US trip, IMF meeting outcome

    Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanic, announced today that Economy Minister Axel Kicillof will be briefing the press with the results from his trip to the US, where he attended the IMF Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting.

  • 06/08/2013 | Argentina

    CFK calls to redesign UN Security Council, urges UK to abide by resolution over Malvinas' row

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner headed today the meeting of the UN Security Council as Argentina has assumed the rotating presidency of the multilateral body until September.

  • 13/08/2013 | Argentina

    CFK meets with top cabinet officials in Olivos

    Amid rumors about a possible cabinet shake up, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today held meetings at Olivos presidential residence with top cabinet officials.

  • 11/09/2013 | Argentina

    CFK meets with business, union leaders, announces changes for self-employed workers

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was holding a meeting today with businessmen and union leaders, as part of the so called "social dialogue" which was launched by the head of state after the government's electoral setback in August primaries.

  • 19/03/2013 | Argentina

    Scioli says CFK-Pope meeting 'encouraging' to 'put things into place'

    BA province governor Daniel Scioli described the meeting between President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and Pope Francis as “a very important proof of unity, maturity and respect” that allows to “put things into place” and considered criticism of Bergoglio “nonsense.”

  • 19/03/2013 | Argentina

    Abal Medina: CFK, Pope meeting was a 'very important gesture'

    Cabinet Chief Juan Manuel Abal Medina praised yesterday's meeting between President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and Pope Francis at the Vatican’s Santa Marta House, saying he considered it a “very important gesture.”

  • 25/04/2013 | Argentina

    Moreno, Kicillof attend Grupo Clarín board meeting

    With no previous notice and hoping to take part in the board meeting, Domestic Trade Secretary Guillermo Moreno and Deputy Economy Minister Axel Kicillof attended a shareholders' meeting at the Grupo Clarín building in the Barracas neighborhood.

  • 18/02/2013 | Argentina

    Mariotto admits not all Kirchnerites approve of Scioli-Cobos meeting

    Buenos Aires province Deputy Governor Gabriel Mariotto warned that the meeting between Governor Daniel Scioli and former Vice-President Julio Cobos “was a political move” that “doesn’t sit well with the a hundred percent of the Kirchnerites.”

  • 16/03/2013 | Argentina

    Francis to meet CFK in his first audience with a head of state

    The Vatican Press Office has announced that Pope Francis will meet President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner on Monday at 8.50 AM Buenos Aires time. It will be the first official meeting the pontiff holds with a head of state.

  • 14/01/2013 | Argentina

    CGT leaders meet with Tomada, call for changes in income tax floor

    The official CGT leaders, led by Antonio Caló, met with Labour Minister Carlos Tomada at the Ministry headquarters to discuss changes in the income tax floor and wage talks.

  • 19/01/2013 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Le Hoang Quan in Vietnam

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met  with Vietnamese political leader Le Hoang Quang at the presidential palace in Ho Chi Minh, during the last stop of her Middle East and southeast Asia tour.

  • 27/01/2013 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Piñera, closes Chilean tour

    On the last day of his stay in Chile, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner held a series of private meetings with leaders in the final day of the European Union (EU) and Latin American and Caribbean States Community (CELAC) summit held in Santiago de Chile.

  • 01/12/2012 | Argentina

    CFK to meet with Catholic Church leaders on December 18th

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner will meet with Catholic Church leaders on December 18th, following the Argentine Episcopal Conference  harsh document released earlier this week.

  • 10/01/2013 | Argentina

    BA City teachers attend wage talks at Education Ministry

    The Education Workers Union (UTE-CTERA) attended today the first meeting for talks on collective bargaining at the Buenos Aires City education ministry. No percenages were discussed, but both parties agreed on the "wage structure."

  • 14/01/2013 | Argentina

    CFK meets with UAE's President

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met with United Arab Emirates’ President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan to discuss possible food and nuclear energy agreements between the two countries as well the opening of a UAE’s trade bureau in Buenos Aires.

  • 03/11/2012 | Argentina

    Economy Minister protest against 'vulture funds' in Mexico

    Economy Minister Hernán Lorenzino and Central Bank Governor Mercedes Marcó del Pont lead the Argentine delegation in the technical G20 meeting in Mexico, where they insisted on the government’s criticisms against vulture funds and credit rating agencies.

  • 08/11/2012 | Argentina

    'It's only in the worst moments when you see what a true leader is made of,' CFK warns

    On the verge of tonight's 8N pot-bashing protests against the national government, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner sent a clear message to protesters during the inauguration of a cultural centre named “My friend Néstor [Kirchner]” in South Western BA district of Ezeiza. 

  • 22/10/2012 | Argentina

    Moyano dismisses claims of 2015 political alliance with Macri

    Buenos Aires City Mayor Mauricio Macri and the head of the anti-government sector of the CGT umbrella labour union Hugo Moyano showed a united front at a meeting hosted by the UATRE farm hands union today, dismissing claims that they might form a political alliance ahead of the 2015 election.

  • 25/10/2012 | Argentina

    CGT leaders meet with Cabinet Chief, insist on income tax floor hike

    The leaders of the pro-Government CGT labour umbrella union met today with Cabinet Chief Juan Manuel Abal Medina and once again claimed for a hike of the income tax floor.

  • 01/11/2012 | Argentina

    CFK meets with energy company leaders, flies to Santa Cruz

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner left to Santa Cruz province Thursday evening, after meeting the CEO and other top ranking executives of French energy company Total at the Government House.

  • 19/09/2012 | Argentina

    Jewish community leaders reject Iran's meeting request

    High-ranking leaders in the Jewish community rejected a request by the Iranian government to meet with Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman next week during the United Nations General Assembly in New York, sources said.

  • 25/09/2012 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Ban Ki-moon, Morsi

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met with her Egyptian counterpart, Mohamed Morsi and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, following her speech at the entity’s general assembly in New York.

  • 03/10/2012 | Argentina

    Students, City Education Minister to meet again on Friday

    The first meeting between students who have taken over 41 schools to protest against syllabus reforms and City Education Minister Esteban Bullrich ended without an agreement anf will continue on Friday in order to find a solution to the conflict, which entered its 17th day on Wednesday

  • 05/09/2012 | Argentina

    'Caló is the sole candidate, but we do not rule out a tripartite leadership'

    Following the dissident CGT meeting at the Empire theatre in the City, health workers union head Héctor Daer assured that UOM head Antonio Caló is the sole candidate to lead the anti-Moyano umbrella union confederation but did not dismiss the possibility of a tripartite leadership that represents all sectors.

  • 07/09/2012 | Argentina

    Macri praises De la Sota for 'respecting Córdoba's residents' dignity'

    City Mayor Mauricio Macri and Córdoba Governor José Manuel de la Sota were once again pictured together as they watched the Argentina-Paraguay match together in a box at the Mario Kempes stadium and blasted the Government.

  • 14/09/2012 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Randazzo and Lorenzino in Olivos

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner resumed her agenda at the presidential residence in Olivos today, and met with Interior and Transport Minister Florencio Randazzo and Economy Minister Hernán Lorenzino.

  • 19/07/2012 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Scioli at Government House

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met with Buenos Aires province governor Daniel Scioli following Economy Minister Hernán Lorenzino’s announcement that the National Governmentwill send $1.5 billion pesos in financial aid for the payment of the midyear bonuses for provincial state workers.

  • 07/08/2012 | Argentina

    Moyano's basic food basket is '52% more expensive' than Indec's

    Newspaper salesmen union leader Omar Plaini announced that the CGT’s own analysis of the products of the basic food basket are 52 percent more expensive than those analyzed by Indec national statistics bureau, although the clarified that the definite figures will be released later.

  • 28/08/2012 | Argentina

    Wage Council agrees on minimum wage of $2,875 pesos

    Business and union leaders agreed to raise the minimum wage in two installments, first to $2,670 pesos in September and to $2,875 in February next year.

  • 04/07/2012 | Argentina

    Hearing unsuccessful between CGT members at Labour Ministry

    The conciliation hearing between Moyano’s opponents and supporters within the CGT umbrella union, presided over by the Labour Ministry today, was unsuccessful in reaching an agreement over the state of play for the upcoming elections in July.

  • 05/07/2012 | Argentina

    Piumato reiterates legality of CGT elections

    Head of the Court Employees union Julio Piumato, further criticized the meeting presided over by Labour Minister Carlos Tomada yesterday during a press conference, stating that the hearing “did not provide mediation between the conflicting factions of the CGT” umbrella union.

  • 18/07/2012 | Argentina

    Moyano sends letter to CFK, asks her to meet with CGT leaders

    Central Labour Confederation leader Hugo Moyano sent a letter to President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner requesting her to receive the new CGT board of directors following the umbrella union’s elections, which were not recognized by the Govermnent.

  • 13/06/2012 | Argentina

    Transport tri-party entity agrees on creating 'specialists committee'

    The highest ranking transport officials in the National, provincial and City governments met for the first time on Wednesday in order to discuss common policies in the metropolitan areas and agreed to create a specialists committee in order to define “methodologies and goals.”

  • 18/06/2012 | Argentina

    Anti-Moyano front calls for 'urgent' meeting with Labour Minister

    Union members of the anti-Moyano front asked for an “urgent” meeting with Labour Minister Carlos Tomada in order to present him with the worker movement’s pending claims. Missing from a meeting at the Health Union headquarters where they made their demands was the head of the candidate to the CGT presidency, Antonio Caló.

  • 28/06/2012 | Argentina

    CFK met with De Vido and Kicillof before heading to Mendoza

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met today with Planning Minister Julio De Vido and the Deputy Minister of Economy before heading to Mendoza to take part in the Mercosur summit.

  • 22/05/2012 | Argentina

    'We support the President because we would not be here without her,' Fernández

    Victory Front Senator Aníbal Fernández said today that the PJ national council meeting will be useful to order the party and make decisions thinking ahead, and insisted that “showing our support to Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is something concrete, because we would not exist if were not for her.”

  • 26/05/2012 | Argentina

    Subte: City Gov't renews demands for meeting with CFK

    City Economy Minister, Néstor Grindentti confirmed that “there would not be any kind of agreement” regarding the handing over of Buenos Aires underground train system until Mayor Mauricio Macri is granted a meeting with President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner.

  • 04/06/2012 | Argentina

    Galuccio, Kicillof lead new YPF board of directors

    The YPF shareholders picked the company's new board of directors, which includes sixteen members representing the nation and the provinces, and one member representing Spanish oil company Repsol.

  • 24/04/2012 | Argentina

    Moyano continues search for reelection as CGT leader

    The CGT union confederation announced that the organization’s election process to pick a new leader will begin on May 23rd with the Central Confederal Committee and will end on July 12 when current head Hugo Moyano will seek reelection.

  • 17/05/2012 | Argentina

    CFK arrives to Angola on official three-day visit

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner arrived to Angola this morning, beginning a three-day visit in which she will meet her counterpart, José Eduardo Dos Santos in addition to leading a trade mission alongside 400 Argentine businessmen.

  • 18/05/2012 | Argentina

    CFK: 'The South Atlantic must be kept free from militarization'

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner highlighted today the importance of keeping the South Atlantic region as "an area of peace, free of militarization,” during her speech before the National Assembly of Angola today.

  • 28/03/2012 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Entre Ríos province governor

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was meeting with Entre Ríos province governor, Sergio Urribarri at the presidential residence in Olivos.

  • 04/04/2012 | Argentina

    Failed meeting between City, National govt's over subway transfer

    Transportation Secretary Alejandro Ramos met briefly with the City’s Urban Development Minister, Daniel Chaín, to try and find some mutual consensus in the controversy surrounding the transfer of the subway management. The meeting, however, failed to move the discussion forward.

  • 12/04/2012 | Argentina

    CFK to meet with Obama on Saturday in Colombia

    While attending the 6th Summit of the Americas in Colombia this Saturday, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is scheduled to meet privately with US president Barack Obama.

  • 06/03/2012 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Roger Waters at Government House

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met with musician Roger Waters in the Government House. The former Pink Floyd frontman will begin on Wednesday a series of nine shows at River Plate’s stadium. The Malvinas islands sovereignty was not discussed during the meeting, which lasted 40 minutes.

  • 08/03/2012 | Argentina

    Gov't attends YPF board meeting, questions 2011 financial reports

    The relationship between the Government and the YPF petrol company continues to strain. On Thursday, several Government officials were allowed to attend the board meeting but they opposed approving the minutes and 2011 financial reports for considering that “they do not reflect correctly the company’s current economic and financial situation.”

  • 27/03/2012 | Argentina

    CGT elections to be held July 12th

    CGT elections will take place on July 12th and leader Hugo Moyano will run for reelection, the umbrella union’s Secretary General Juan Carlos Schmidt announced during a press conference.

  • 08/02/2012 | Argentina

    Moyano meets with Scioli, ratifies resignation

    Buenos Aires province Governor Daniel Scioli met with CGT umbrella union boss Hugo Moyano, who ratified his decision of stepping down from his role of vice-president of the Justicialist Party.

  • 10/02/2012 | Argentina

    CFK meets with Schiavi, consumers say non-SUBE price could hit 10 pesos

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner was met today with Transport Secretary Juan Pablo Schiavi following the further extension of non-SUBE card fare announcement; which was put forward until March. The meeting took place amid the grand speculation over how non-SUBE transport costs are to be affected by subsidy cuts, with some consumers saying prices could reach as much as 10 pesos.

  • 17/02/2012 | Argentina

    National teacher unions reject Government's offer

    The five main national teacher unions rejected the Government’s offer of raising the minimum wage floor to 2800 pesos, after a meeting held in the Labour Ministry. Teachers insist on a 28 percent raise and a minimum wage of 3000 pesos.

  • 30/12/2011 | Argentina

    CFK flies to El Calafate for New Year

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner left to El Calafate around midday to spend the New Year celebrations with her son Máximo, daughter Florencia, her mother-in-law María Ostoic and other family members. The trip had to be postponed to Friday due to the conflicts within Daniel Peralta’s government.  

  • 08/01/2012 | Argentina

    Gov’t calls for emergency meeting over extreme drought

    Agriculture Minister Norberto Yahuar said the Government would engage in “surgical work” in order to reach “all areas of the farming sector” affected by the extreme drought.

  • 26/01/2012 | Argentina

    CFK flies to Santa Cruz for the weekend

    After resuming her activities as Head of State, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner met twice with various Government officials in the Olivos presidential residence and later flew to Santa Cruz, where she is expected to spend the weekend with her family.

  • 01/12/2011 | Argentina

    CFK, Chávez sign bilateral agreements

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner attended a bilateral meeting with her Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chávez at the Miraflores Palace in Caracas, where they both signed several bilateral cooperation agreements.

  • 02/12/2011 | Argentina

    'Argentina, Brazil have a shared vision of what's happening in the world'

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner assured that Argentina and Brazil have a “shared vision of what’s happening in the world” and of the “actions” that both countries must apply so that “the social inclusion process doesn’t become dull” in the region.

  • 29/12/2011 | Argentina

    CFK postpones trip to Santa Cruz

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner postponed her trip to Santa Cruz this afternoon, for tomorrow, where she go to spend time with family to welcome in the New Year.

  • 04/11/2011 | Argentina

    Obama declares CFK, Argentina 'a great friend' to the United States

    US President Barack Obama defined Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and Argentina “a great friend” of the United States of America in a meeting between both Head of States. The bilateral meeting lasted around thirty minutes and took place in the Carlton Hotel in Cannes.

  • 09/11/2011 | Argentina

    US: Obama-CFK meeting 'warm,' but Argentina must cancel debt

    The US referred to last week’s meeting between Barack Obama and President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner as “warm,” but once again “encouraged” Argentina to pay off the debt it holds with American bondholders and US companies.

  • 14/11/2011 | Argentina

    Meeting between teachers, City Gov't over Classifying Boards postponed

    An ongoing meeting between teachers’ unions and City government officials in which both parts are discussing the potential elimination of Classifying Boards for teachers will resume next Wednesday.

  • 10/08/2011 | Argentina

    Recalde denies rifts between CGT, Gov't after Binner meeting

    CGT labour confederation lawyer and Victory Front lawmaker Héctor Recalde assured that the meeting that took place between him and presidential candidate Hermes Binner on Tuesday at the organization’s headquarters was merely “institutional” and denied that the encounter had raised some eyebrows within the National Government.

  • 18/10/2011 | Argentina

    'We are better prepared than ever to face a difficult world,' CFK

    During her visit to Gualeguaychú today, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner stated that “we are better prepared than ever to face a difficult world.” The President was attending a ceremony marking the city’s 228th anniversary in the final days of her campaign, ahead of Sunday's election.

  • 31/10/2011 | Argentina

    White House says CFK-Obama meeting is an opportunity for a more positive relationship

    The US Government confirmed that president Barack Obama is scheduled to meet privately with President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner on Friday. The meeting will take place in Cannes, France, one day after the G20 Summit begins. 

  • 04/07/2011 | Argentina

    CFK announces aid package for ash-stricken provinces

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner will address the nation on a televised speech this afternoon in order to announce the enactment of new government measures aimed at assisting the population affected by volcanic ash in the Río Negro and Neuquén provinces.

  • 05/07/2011 | Argentina

    Moyano meets with CGT in Esteban Echeverría

    CGT Labour Confederation head, Hugo Moyano was holding a meeting for the staff of the trade union, in the Buenos Aires province area of Esteban Echeverría, following the controversy over the make-up of kirchnerist lawmaker lists, which left aside two union workers.

  • 02/08/2011 | Argentina

    'A strong alliance is the key to success for all,' Uruguay's Mujica

    A positive emphasis on being neighbourly, keenly came through during the press conference given by President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and President of Uruguay, José Mujica at the Government House.

  • 03/05/2011 | Argentina

    Garré skips Upper House special insecurity meeting

    Security Minister Nilda Garré was absent from a meeting in the Senate's Justice and Legal Issues Comittee, to which she had been invited to give her opinion regarding a draft bill seeking to declare the state of emergency regarding citizen security issues.

  • 02/06/2011 | Argentina

    Clinton meets with politicians and businessmen in Puerto Madero

    Former US President Bill Clinton arrived in Buenos Aires to take part in a meeting with governors, politicians and business leaders at the Faena Hotel in Puerto Madero

  • 28/06/2011 | Argentina

    CFK cancels trip to Paraguay upon medical advice

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner suspended her trip to Asunción for the Mercosur summit, after being advised against travelling by her doctors due to the head injury she suffered last Wednesday, officials informed. The President will however continue with planned activites, attending a ceremony presenting a new security plan this afternoon.

  • 04/03/2011 | Argentina

    ‘It’s important that G-77 and China let themselves be heard,’ Timerman says

    Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman arrived in New York City today where he led the G-77 meeting. United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon was also present. He mentioned the 'importance that G-77 and China let themselves be heard.'

  • 31/03/2011 | Argentina

    CFK met with President Václav Klaus, praised export growth

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner received Czech Republic President Václav Klaus today at the Government House for a meeting, and underlined the “growth Argentina has seen in its exports.”

  • 12/04/2011 | Argentina

    CFK to meet with re-elected Urtubey at Gov’t House

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is to meet with Salta’s re-elected Governor, Juan Manuel Urtubey today at the Government House. Urtubey is to arrive at 6.30PM today for a meeting, following his electoral triumph at the elections on Sunday in Salta.

  • 02/02/2011 | Argentina

    CGT to request meeting with CFK in order to debate child allowance, income tax floor

    After debating a wide variety of issues for over four hours in the first meeting of the year with the Directive Council for Workers, CGT labour confederation officials announced they would request a meeting with President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner in order to express their concerns regarding child allowance and the income tax floor.

  • 05/02/2011 | Argentina

    CFK to meet with President Mujica in March

    Preparations are being made by Argentina and Uruguay’s Cabinets to hold a meeting for President José Mujica and President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner in Buenos Aires on March 11.

  • 24/02/2011 | Argentina

    City gov’t, teachers call off meeting

    City government officials and teacher union’s representatives decided to call off a meeting they had scheduled for this afternoon since after weeks of being engaged in bargain talks, teachers assured that the Macri administration “has no solid salary proposals” for them.

  • 11/12/2010 | Argentina

    Gov't fails to reach agreement with Macri, but grants security in Villa Soldati

    From a televised press conference in the Government House, Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández confirmed that the national and local governments were unable to reach an agreement regarding the illegal settlements in the Iberoamericano Park in Villa Soldati, for which he ordered the National Gendarmerie to surround the park in order to protect the squatters inside from the residents in the area asking for their removal. The Gendarmerie arrived at the park at 5pm.

  • 11/01/2011 | Argentina

    Industrial Union workers confirm postponement of meeting with CGT

    José de Mendiguren, secretary of Argentina’s Industrial Union (UIA), spoke of the meeting between UIA and the CGT Labour Confederation in that it will happen, “next week or the week after”, and confirmed that one of the topics of discussion will be about consumer prices with labour representatives.

  • 02/02/2011 | Argentina

    CGT Labour Confederation discusses outsourced workers situation

    Head of the CGT Labour Confederation Hugo Moyano currently leads the first meeting of the year with the Directive Council for workers in order to discuss the situation of outsourced workers, among other topics.

  • 02/10/2015 | World

    Vatican says Pope did not give support to US clerk in gay marriage row

    Pope Francis did not ask to meet a Kentucky county clerk who had been jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples and did not offer her unconditional support, the Vatican said.

  • 19/08/2015 | World

    US job growth edged Fed toward rate hike, inflation a drag, minutes say

    An improving job market edged the US Federal Reserve closer to an interest rate hike at its July meeting even as policymakers continued to express broad concerns about lagging inflation and the weak state of the world economy, according to minutes released today.

  • 31/03/2015 | World

    Iran, world powers push for nuclear deal as clock ticks toward deadline

    With a deadline hours away, Iran and six world powers ramped up the pace today in negotiations over a preliminary deal on Tehran's nuclear program, while officials cautioned that any agreement would likely be fragile and incomplete.

  • 15/02/2015 | World

    Greece confident ahead of EU meeting

    Greece said it was confident of reaching agreement in negotiations with its euro zone partners but reiterated it would not accept austerity strings in any debt pact.

  • 09/10/2014 | World

    Palestinian unity gov't meets for the first time

    Palestinian technocrat prime minister Rami Hamdallah arrived in the Hamas-dominated Gaza Strip today and convened the first meeting of a unity government there since a brief civil war in 2007 between Hamas and forces loyal to the Fatah party.

  • 15/10/2014 | World

    Obama promises more aggressive Ebola response in United States

    The US leader pledged federal officials would oversee the response to Ebola cases in that country in a more aggressive way, and said the Centers for Disease Control would send a "SWAT team" to any hospital encountering a new case of the disease.

  • 29/10/2014 | World

    US health officials attend Ebola meeting in Cuba

    US government officials joined health experts from throughout the Americas at an Ebola conference in Cuba, the latest show of cooperation between the historic adversaries on fighting the disease.

  • 13/08/2014 | World

    EU to hold on Friday emergency meeting on Iraq and Ukraine

    European Union foreign ministers will hold an emergency meeting on Friday to discuss the conflicts in Iraq and Ukraine, the EU said today.

  • 26/09/2014 | World

    Obama, Primer Minister Netanyahu to meet at White House next week

    US President Barack Obama will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a meeting on Wednesday at the White House to discuss Israel's relationship with the Palestinians, the situation in Gaza, Iran nuclear talks, and the fight against Islamic State militants.

  • 30/09/2014 | World

    Francis summons M. East envoys to discuss IS

    Pope Francis, who has expressed alarm over the rise of Islamic State militants and the plight of Christians in the Middle East, has summoned his envoys in the region to a rare meeting to discuss a response to the crisis, the Vatican said.

  • 27/03/2014 | World

    Obama invites Pope to the White House

    Obama made the spontaneous invitation as he was giving Francis a symbolic gift of seeds from the White House garden after 50 minutes of private talks in the pope's library.

  • 27/03/2014 | World

    Obama, Pope Francis exchange gifts

    After a 50-minute private audience at Vatican City, Pope Francis and US President Barack Obama exchanged gifts.

  • 08/04/2014 | World

    US, Russia, Ukraine and EU to meet on Ukraine crisis, EU says

    The United States, the European Union, Russia and Ukraine will meet at ministerial level next week to discuss the Ukraine crisis, the EU said today, offering a glimpse of possible diplomatic progress in the conflict.

  • 13/09/2013 | World

    US, Russia: 'We are committed to trying to work together' to end Syrian conflict

    Russia and the United States agreed today to push again for an international conference aimed at ending Syria's civil war as talks on removing chemical weapons raised hopes for broader negotiations.

  • 09/11/2013 | World

    Chinese leaders hold key meeting to set economic reform agenda

    China began a four-day secret meeting today to set a reform agenda for the next decade as they try to push more sustainable growth after three decades of breakneck expansion. However, analysts have cautioned against expectations for big changes as they say stability remains the watchword for the leadership.

  • 19/03/2014 | World

    Fed says to keep rates low even after economy regains health

    The Federal Reserve today said it could keep interest rates unusually low even after the U.S. job market returns to full strength and inflation rises to the central bank's target.

  • 06/09/2013 | World

    Obama stands firm on Syria air strikes, G20 summit divided

    US President Barack Obama defied pressure from fellow world leaders to abandon plans for air strikes against Syria, leaving deep divisions at a summit which overshadowed efforts today to revive the global economy.

  • 11/09/2013 | World

    US, Russia, other big powers to meet on Syria in New York

    Envoys from the five permanent UN Security Council member states will meet in New York today to discuss plans to place Syrian chemical weapons under international control, diplomats said.

  • 12/09/2013 | World

    'Syria is placing its chemical weapons under international control because of Russia'

    Syria's decision to cede control of its chemical weapons was the result of a Russian proposal, not the threat of US military intervention, Interfax news agency quoted President Bashar al-Assad as saying in a Russian television interview.

  • 19/07/2013 | World

    G20 focuses on policy clarity, wary of new market turmoil

    G20 nations, wary of renewed market volatility, stressed the need to shift policy carefully and communicate clearly as they seek to chart a course to recovery.

  • 20/07/2013 | World

    G20 puts growth before austerity

    The Group of 20 nations pledged to put growth before austerity, seeking to revive a global economy that "remains too weak" and adjusting stimulus policies with care so that recovery is not derailed by volatile financial markets.

  • 05/09/2013 | World

    Obama, Japan's Abe discuss Syria crisis at G20

    US President Barack Obama said today he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shared the view that chemical weapons use in Syria was a violation of international law that must be addressed.

  • 04/11/2012 | World

    China wraps up key meeting with Bo Xilai expulsion

    Chinese leaders ended a key closed-door conclave with a decision to formally expel disgraced politician Bo Xilai from the Communist Party, in a meeting which also promoted two senior military men and approved the party constitution's amendment.

  • 28/12/2012 | World

    Obama: 'modestly optimistic' fiscal cliff deal can be reached

    US President Barack Obama held out hope for a last-minute agreement to avoid the "fiscal cliff" of tax increases and spending cuts after a meeting with congressional leaders, scolding Congress for leaving the problem unresolved until the eleventh hour.

  • 09/04/2013 | World

    Italy's Bersani to meet Berlusconi, rules out 'grand coalition'

    Italian center-left leader Pier Luigi Bersani confirmed he would meet his center-right rival Silvio Berlusconi soon, but held out little hope of a breakthrough in the political stalemate since February's inconclusive election.

  • 07/02/2012 | World

    Opposition confirms attendance to CFK's meeting

    As both PRO and Socialist parties will attend the Government House to listen to President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner's speech at 7pm, Radical Party members are divided as the head of the UCR's bloc in the Upper House Senator Luis Naidenoff rejected the invitation, while Ricardo Gil Lavedra and Mario Barleta confirmed their attendance.

  • 26/06/2012 | World

    Merkel buries euro bonds as summit tension rises

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel sought to bury once and for all the idea of common euro zone bonds, saying Europe would not share total debt liability "as long as I live", as the bloc's big four finance ministers met to narrow differences on how to solve a worsening debt crisis.

  • 23/08/2012 | World

    Fed official says economy data has improved in recent weeks

    A Federal Reserve official today leaned against the impression that the US central bank was locked into easing monetary policy at its meeting next month, noting that economic data had improved in recent weeks.

  • 17/09/2011 | World

    EU finance ministers break no new ground on debt crisis

    EU finance ministers broke no new ground in dealing with the euro zone debt crisis in discussions over the weekend, instead absorbing some ideas and rejecting others and taking stock of progress on agreed steps.

  • 08/11/2011 | World

    White House says Quartet to meet Israelis, Palestinians next Monday

    Envoys of the "Quartet" of Middle East peace mediators will meet separately with Israeli and Palestinian officials on November 14 in Jerusalem, their latest effort to jump-start the stalled peace process, the US State Department said today.

  • 02/12/2011 | World

    Cameron meets Sarkozy, questions need for treaty change

    Britain is not convinced that the EU treaty needs changing to tackle the euro zone debt crisis, Prime Minister David Cameron said, after discussing plans for tougher governance in the bloc with French President Nicolas Sarkozy.

  • 09/08/2011 | World

    Fed promises to keep rates low for at least 2 years

    The Federal Reserve said it will keep its hefty monetary policy stimulus for at least another two years, an effort to support a flagging economy and fragile global markets that faced considerable internal dissent.

  • 20/08/2011 | World

    Meeting may lead to Strauss-Kahn dismissal

    The prosecutors in the case of former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will meet on Monday with the hotel maid accusing him of sexual assault, in a sign the case may be headed for dismissal, one of her lawyers said.

  • 03/09/2011 | World

    'Friends of Libya' to re-covene in New York, says Italy's Frattini

    A second "Friends of Libya" conference will be held in New York on September 20 to help with reconstruction after the fall of Muammar Gaddafi, Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini said today.

  • 16/03/2011 | World

    G7 to discuss Japan as yen soars

    The Group of Seven rich nations will discuss on possible steps to calm volatile financial markets roiled by fears about the deepening crisis in Japan.

  • 27/05/2011 | World

    G8 Leaders pledge initial US$20 billion to back Arab Spring

    Group of Eight leaders promised US$20 billion in aid to Tunisia and Egypt today and held out the prospect of billions more to foster the Arab Spring and the new democracies emerging from popular uprisings.

  • 22/07/2011 | World

    North and South Korea hold 'constructive' talks

    South and North Korea held high-level talks for the first time in two years in Indonesia and said they would work to resume the stalled six-party dialogue for nuclear disarmament on the Korean peninsula.

  • 23/03/2013 | Latin America

    Pope Francis to meet President Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia

    As part of an official tour to Brazil where he will be visiting Rio de Janeiro to attend the celebrations marking the 2013 World Youth Day, Pope Francis is expected to hold a meeting with Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia.

  • 22/05/2012 | Latin America

    Venezuela's Chávez reappears, leads cabinet meeting

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez reappeared in a live television broadcast, the first time he has been seen in public view since returning from cancer treatment in Cuba almost two weeks ago.

  • 19/08/2012 | Latin America

    Unasur backs Ecuador, calls for dialogue in Assange case

    The Union of South American Nations  (Unasur) called for dialogue to solve the crisis between Ecuador and Great Britain regarding the diplomatic asylum granted by the andean country to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in its embassy in London.

  • 20/03/2013 | Latin America

    Dilma meets Pope Francis, renews invitation of Rio's World Youth Day

    In the second meeting Pope Francis holds with a head of state, the pontiff received Brazilian President Dilma Roussef. After a 30-minute meeting, the South American leader affirmed the pontiff is “excited” about the possibility of visiting Brazil.

  • 17/04/2011 | Latin America

    Cubans welcome Castro call to limit leaders' terms

    Cuba will consider placing term limits on its leaders to assure new blood in the goverment, President Raúl Castro said in a speech kicking off a Communist Party congress on the island he and his brother led for more than five decades.

  • 26/05/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil admits trade negotiation process wih Argentina 'will be slow'

    Official Brazilian sources assured that “the road back to a normalization of bilateral trade will be slow and hinges on the future meetings between both countries, since they were not able to solve their differences this week.”

  • 17/03/2012 | Latin America

    UNASUR reaffirms backing for Argentina over Malvinas sovereignty

    Foreign ministers that form part of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) reaffirmed their support for Argentina over the sovereignty of the Malvinas Islands today at the annual meeting held in Asunción, and approved payments for a consolidation fund for the new South American bloc.

  • 23/09/2013 | Sports

    FIFA confirms will discuss 2022 World Cup at next meeting

    FIFA has confirmed that it will discuss the timing of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar at its next executive committee meeting.

  • 18/05/2012 | Multimedia

    CFK joins in on traditional African dancing in Angola

    After her meeting with the Angolan Women’s Organization NGO, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner joined in on a bit of traditional African dancing as she was escorted through the streets of Luana, during her official visit to Angola.

  • 27/03/2014 | Multimedia

    Obama, Pope Francis meet for the first time, stress fight against inequality

    Pope Francis and US president Barack Obama today held their first private audience at the Vatican and stressed the world's increasing inequality and the fight against poverty.

  • 03/04/2014 | Multimedia

    A meeting without much of ceremonial pomp

    Britain's Queen Elizabeth met Pope Francis for the first time and gave a bemused pontiff culinary delights from the royal estates, including a dozen eggs and a bottle of whisky. The Argentine pontiff gave the monarch a gift for her eight-month-old great-grandson.

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