Industries and markets

The transnational investigation behind Argentina’s largest seizure of weapons

“After months of joint investigations with the United States, Argentina last week made the largest weapons seizure in the country’s history. Details of the bust and transnational investigation are coming to light sparked by a

Bolsonaro called off delayed meeting with China’s Xi

“Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro called off a meeting on Saturday in Japan with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping after his delegation was left waiting it was reported in the Brazilian media.”

Bolsonaro: EU/Mercosur agreement will take at least three years to come into force

“On Friday, EU and Mercosur concluded two decades of talks, committing to more open markets in the face of a rising tide of protectionism.”

Argentina energy crisis: La Plata goes without power for days

“An energy crisis on the outskirts of Argentina’s capital has left many without power for days.”

OAS General Assembly after two days of debate remains divided on Venezuela

“Members of the Organization of American States (OAS) ended two days of meetings on Friday without a clear plan for increasing pressure on embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, despite a majority vote to recognize a

EU and Mercosur reach historic agreement creating a 780 million people market

“The European Union and Mercosur reached on Friday a political agreement for an ambitious, balanced and comprehensive trade agreement. The EU is the first major partner to strike a trade pact with Mercosur, a bloc

Macron warns he won’t sign Mercosur deal if Brazil leaves climate accord

“French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday he would not sign any trade deal with Brazil if President Jair Bolsonaro pulled out of the Paris climate accord, threatening to put a spanner in the works

US and Argentina sign revised agreement to boost air travel and cargo

“The amendment updates the 1985 Air Transport Services Agreement and “modernizes the U.S.-Argentina air transport market by allowing for increased competition and service to more destinations,” the U.S. Transportation Department said in a statement.”

Argentina foils arms trafficking gang operating in Paraguay and Brazil

“The gang basically smuggled arms into Argentina from the United States and Europe and later shipped them to Brazil and Paraguay.”

Argentina claims Boris Johnson is willing to dialogue on the Falklands issue

“There was a clear willingness and definitive commitment from Guterres to call on the UK to dialogue with Argentina”, on the Falklands/Malvinas dispute, said one of the participants of the meeting with Mr. Guterres, quoted