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Milei met with the Pope and gave him alfajores and lemon cookies

Milei met with the Pope and gave him alfajores and lemon cookies

The President is accompanied by his sister and General Secretary of the Presidency, Karina Milei; his Secretary of State, Diana Mondino; the head of the Interior, Guillermo Francos; that of Human Capital, Sandra Pettovello; the Minister of Worship, Francisco Sánchez, and the Ambassador to Israel, Rabbi Axel Wahnish, who will be present for a greeting […]

Argentina and Milei take a step back on tax reforms

Argentina and Milei take a step back on tax reforms

The Argentine government withdraws the fiscal package from the so-called ‘Ombinus law’, a central project of President Javier Milei’s administration. The announcement was made by the Minister of Economy, Luís Caputo, highlighting that in the “dialogue” with the remaining political blocs the party in power found “a clear consensus” on a good part of the […]

Argentina changes its monetary policy rate, lower than the previous one

Argentina changes its monetary policy rate, lower than the previous one

The new government of Javier Milei It has been proposed to reduce the Central Bank’s reimbursed liabilities – Leliq and Passive Passes – as the interest accrued by these instruments is an expansionary factor of the monetary base and therefore inflationary. Until a month ago, current President Milei’s concern was the ‘Leliq bomb’ and how […]

Argentina’s new president presented Zelensky with a menorah

Argentina’s new president presented Zelensky with a menorah

Javier Milei presented a menorah to Volodymyr Zelensky during his swearing-in as president of Argentina. On Sunday, Volodymyr Zelensky took part in the swearing-in ceremony of Javier Milei as Argentina’s new president. This is the first visit by a Ukrainian president to South America since Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. “It […]

Argentina’s new president presented Zelensky with a Hanukkah

Argentina’s new president presented Zelensky with a Hanukkah

During his swearing-in as president of Argentina, Javier Milei presented a hanukkah to Volodymyr Zelensky, who was present during the ceremony. On Sunday, Volodymyr Zelensky took part in the swearing-in ceremony of Javier Milei as Argentina’s new president. This is the first visit by a Ukrainian president to South America since Russia launched its invasion […]

Argentina, Kirchner’s farewell: middle finger from the outgoing vice president

Argentina, Kirchner’s farewell: middle finger from the outgoing vice president

Javier Milei takes office as Argentina’s new president, announcing inevitable shock measures for the country’s economy. The reason is simple: “There is no money”, said the ultra-liberal economist. Many political figures attended, from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to Viktor Orban. Former Argentine president Cristina Kirchner caused a lot of discussion when she said goodbye with […]

Libertarian sworn in as president. “A New Era Begins”

Libertarian sworn in as president. “A New Era Begins”

Javier Milei was sworn in as president of Argentina on Sunday. He proposes a change of course from socialism to a free market economy. Many years of socialist rule led to the demise of Argentina’s economy. Annual inflation rose to 140%, or 40%, in September. citizens live in poverty, and the Argentine peso is essentially […]

Argentina, Milei takes office: “Now shock measures”. Orban and Zelensky’s embrace

Argentina, Milei takes office: “Now shock measures”. Orban and Zelensky’s embrace

“There is no money. There is no alternative to shock measures.” Argentina’s new president, Javier Milei, immediately announced radical reforms during his inauguration speech. The measures he has in mind “will have a negative impact on activity, employment and the number of poor and indigent people. There will be stagflation, but it will not be […]

Nicaragua withdraws ambassador to Argentina because of ‘statements’ by Milei

Nicaragua withdraws ambassador to Argentina because of ‘statements’ by Milei

According to Argentine media, such as Infobae, Milei had not invited the official ceremony investmentscheduled for December 10, to Presidents Daniel Ortega (Nicaragua), Miguel Díaz-Canel (Cuba), Nicolás Maduro (Venezuela) and Ebrahim Raisi (Iran), in order to avoid having to salute rulers who systematically violate human rights and photo in their countries and support terrorist organizations […]

Media: Javier Milei wants to convert to Judaism

Media: Javier Milei wants to convert to Judaism

Newly elected President Javier Miler, the leader of Argentina, is said to be planning to convert to Judaism. He grew up in the Catholic tradition. Argentina’s president-elect made his first post-election visit to the United States last week, meeting with U.S. officials and members of the International Monetary Fund in the country’s capital. However, Javier […]