Mexico's Central Bank Vice-Governor warns: "Pemex will soon go from being a migraine for the government to an incurable cancer"

Mexico's Central Bank Vice-Governor warns: "Pemex will soon go from being a migraine for the government to an incurable cancer"

Hace 5 minutosLPO (Mexico City)
Jonathan Heath regretted that the government sees the troubled oil giant as a promise. Tough questions about the 2021 budget outlook for the oil company.

An old espionage scandal shocks Spanish politics

An old espionage scandal shocks Spanish politics

10/09/2020Por Jesús Ortega
A secret operation designed to hide evidence of corruption during the last administration puts important PP figures up against the ropes.

Argentina: For several hours, disgruntled police officers besieged the governor's house in Buenos Aires Province

Argentina: For several hours, disgruntled police officers besieged the governor's house in Buenos Aires Province

09/09/2020LPO
Police protests in Buenos Aires Province, the largest and most populous of the country, reached the home of Governor Axel Kicillof. They demanded salary increases.

 Mexico once again ranks as top U.S. trade partner with record surplus in July

Mexico once again ranks as top U.S. trade partner with record surplus in July

09/09/2020LPO
Since January, the two countries have traded over $290 billion. External demand is driving the recovery.


The Greek and Turkish crisis echoes the fall of Constantinople

The Greek and Turkish crisis echoes the fall of Constantinople

09/09/2020Por Clara Fajardo
In a fight over maritime oil resources, Turkish President Erdogan sent military vessels to a Greek island. One more point in his distancing from the West, after the Islamization of Hagia Sophia.


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 AMLO wants to ban GM corn, opening a conflict with Trump

AMLO wants to ban GM corn, opening a conflict with Trump

09/09/2020
The news was announced by Victor Toledo, former head of the Secretariat of the Environment, and a staunch critic of genetically modified foods.


Spain begins Phase 2 clinical trials for Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Spain begins Phase 2 clinical trials for Johnson & Johnson vaccine

09/09/2020Por Jesús Ortega
The tests will last two months and 190 people will participate. The Government signed the final contract with AstraZeneca with the aim of receiving the first doses in December.
Argentina reaches debt agreement: Over 93 percent of creditors accepted the Government's proposal

Argentina reaches debt agreement: Over 93 percent of creditors accepted the Government's proposal

02/09/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
Minister of Economy Guzmán presented the debt swap agreement. With a 93.5% acceptance rate, the collective action clauses in almost all the bonds were triggered and only 1% were left in default.

At Trump-AMLO White House dinner, Mnuchin endorsed Mexican government's economic plan but demands legal certainty

At Trump-AMLO White House dinner, Mnuchin endorsed Mexican government's economic plan but demands legal certainty

10/07/2020LPO (Mexico City)
He pointed out the level of foreign currency at the Mexican central bank and the exchange rate. Concern over contracts.

Mexico seeks Trump's support to get WTO top job

Mexico seeks Trump's support to get WTO top job

10/07/2020LPO (Mexico City)
Candidates from Kenya, Nigeria, and South Korea are the strongest contenders. Divisions in Africa and Europe.