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  • Wall Street extends rally, lifted by Apple and Home Depot

    Wall Street extends rally, lifted by Apple and Home Depot

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía

    US stocks ended higher for the second straight session, as robust housing data and strong earnings from Dow component Home Depot overshadowed lingering concerns about the conflict in Ukraine. With the day’s gains, the S&P 500 ended within 10 points of its all-time intraday high of 1,991.3 [...]

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  • Senate commission on consumer laws in recess

    Senate commission on consumer laws in recess

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía, Política

    Senate commissions on the proposed amendments to the Supply law, the Competition law and a new bill to create a state mediation centre will resume tomorrow at 11am, after entering a recess on Tuesday evening. Head of the Constitutional Matters Commission Marcelo Fuentes informed that Cabinet Chief J [...]

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  • Lear autopart back to work after two-week paralysis

    Lear autopart back to work after two-week paralysis

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía, Empresas

    The employees of US-based autoparts company Lear went back to work today, after the plant in General Pacheco, in Buenos Aires province, was paralysed for two weeks due to a labour protest. An official from the Ministry of Labour arrived at the factory at 6 am today and confirmed that four workers th [...]

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  • Argentina banking license at risk, Citi tells US court

    Argentina banking license at risk, Citi tells US court

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía

    Citigroup has told the US appeals court overseeing the dispute between Argentina and hedge funds refusing to accept terms of the country’s debt restructuring that its Argentine banking license may be at risk as a result of the standoff. That is because under orders from US District Judge Thoma [...]

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  • INDEC: Unemployment up to 7.5%

    INDEC: Unemployment up to 7.5%

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía

    The National Statistics and Census Institute (INDEC) has revealed that unemployment reached 7.5 percent during the second quarter of 2014, a 0.4 percent increase on the previous period. Rising jobless numbers reflect the ongoing recession that has hit the Argentine economy in 2014, particularly in t [...]

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  • ‘Business leaders must stop political chicanery’

    ‘Business leaders must stop political chicanery’

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía, Política

    Cabinet Chief Capitanich fired back against critics of the bills drafted by the Executive to reform several consumption and production laws to be discussed at Congress today saying that “business leaders must stop political chicanery and strategies that seek to distort (public) opinion.” “Many [...]

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  • Consumers bill seeks to ‘limit’ state intervention

    Consumers bill seeks to ‘limit’ state intervention

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía

    Domestic Trade Secretary Augusto Costa has defended the project on Argentina’s supply law questioning business leaders who have raised their voices against the government-sponsored bill. “With this law, we are eliminating the government’s capacity to intervene directly in companies,” the sec [...]

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  • US dollar up to 8.30 pesos; ‘blue’ steady at 13.20 pesos

    US dollar up to 8.30 pesos; ‘blue’ steady at 13.20 pesos

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Economía

    The US dollar closed one cent up today at 8.30 pesos in Buenos Aires city banks and foreign exchange offices. The informal rate trades steady at 13.20 pesos, following a week with record climbs up to 40 cents. Meanwhile, the stock exchange rate fell back 21 cents to 12.85 pesos and the blue-chip was [...]

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  • Gaza truce collapses, Netanyahu orders negotiators home

    Gaza truce collapses, Netanyahu orders negotiators home

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Mundo

    A ceasefire in the Gaza Strip collapsed, with Palestinian militants firing rockets into Israel, prompting Israeli air strikes that health officials said killed a woman and a young girl. Accusing Gaza Islamists of breaking the truce, Israel promptly recalled its negotiators from talks in Cairo, leavi [...]

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  • Martino picks Argentina squad for Germany test

    Martino picks Argentina squad for Germany test

    20 agosto, 2014,02, By Felipe IN Deporte

    New Argentina coach Gerardo Martino sprung no surprises as he named his first squad as head of the national team, picking the same players who reached the final of the World Cup last month for an upcoming friendly against winners Germany. Martino, who last week was confirmed as Alejandro SabellaR [...]

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  • Russia to boost Argentinean imports

    Russia to boost Argentinean imports

    19 agosto, 2014,21, By Felipe IN Economía

    Industry Minister Débora Giorgi and Agriculture Minister Carlos Casamiquela met in Moscow with Russian authorities, seeking to increase Argentine exports, capitalising on the ban set by President Vladimir Putin on European and US agricultural goods in response to Western sanctions over the situatio [...]

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  • Los argentinos viven en ciudades “ruidosas”

    Los argentinos viven en ciudades “ruidosas”

    19 agosto, 2014,19, By MONIQUE IN Salud y Belleza

    Ocho de cada diez habitantes considera que su localidad posee altos niveles de contaminación sonora. por MDZ Sociedad Más del 80 por ciento de los argentinos consideran que viven en ciudades ruidosas, donde la contaminación acústica referida al exceso sonoro en cualquier ambiente suele generar a [...]

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