With the arrival of Fernandez, Mexican Mogul Carlos Slim Projects Growth in Argentina

With the arrival of Fernandez, Mexican Mogul Carlos Slim Projects Growth in Argentina

08/11/2019LPO (Ciudad de México)
After meeting with Argentina's president elect, Slim expects the new administration to open the spectrum and offer 5G auctions.


From Cuba, Nicolás Maduro Celebrates Axel Kicillof's Win

From Cuba, Nicolás Maduro Celebrates Axel Kicillof's Win

04/11/2019LPO (La Plata)
The president of Venezuela appeared next to Raúl Castro and Miguel Díaz-Canel. Maduro celebrated the triumph of the Frente de Todos in Argentina. "Good and better airs arrived," he said.
Argentina's President-Elect Chooses Mexico for His First Foreign Trip

Argentina's President-Elect Chooses Mexico for His First Foreign Trip

29/10/2019Por Milton Merlo (Ciudad de México)
Alberto Fernández will be visiting Mexican President López Obrador as soon as next week. He tried to get a photo op with the Mexican leader in August but AMLO wanted to wait after the election.
Alberto Fernández Defeats Mauricio Macri in the Argentine Election

Alberto Fernández Defeats Mauricio Macri in the Argentine Election

28/10/2019LPO (Buenos Aires)
After four years out of power, Peronists will return to the Casa Rosada. The Alberto Fernandez-Cristina Kirchner ticket defeated the president of Argentina.
"AMLO will never be the leader of the Latin American left because he only cares about Mexico"

"AMLO will never be the leader of the Latin American left because he only cares about Mexico"

27/10/2019Por Leonardo Montero
Dan Rastrepo, Obama's former adviser on Latin American affairs, talked to LPO about his views on the Mexican president, the wave of protests in the region, and the impeachment of Donald Trump.
Opinion

The Fifth Wave of Peronism

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Alberto Fernández must navigate a new stage of Peronism in power, with leadership and programmatic definitions to settle.

Biden's Ukrainian Connection Raises the Stakes in US Presidential Race

Por Milton Merlo
The story of Hunter Biden in Mexico. Giuliani's disclosures on the 2018 transition. The AMLO administration calculations.

De facto Parliamentarism

Por Ignacio Fidanza
The notion of a newly-formed Alberto-following that marginalizes Cristina from the heart of power ignores the structural makeup of the new political scene in Argentina.

A Silenced Cabinet

Por Andrés Wainstein
The resignation of the Secretary of Finance evidenced the failures in an administration that does not understand how AMLO makes decisions.

Lacunza has become Alberto's greatest ally

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Macri's Minister of Finance has implemented an unpopular currency control policy that will help bounce back the economy once Alberto Fernández arrives to the Casa Rosada.
This week
Mexico's Chief Trade Negotiator: "We're on the verge of approving the USMCA, it would come into effect within months"

Mexico's Chief Trade Negotiator: "We're on the verge of approving the USMCA, it would come into effect within months"

25/10/2019LPO (Ciudad de México)
Undersecretary Jesús Seade said that Democrats no longer have doubts about labor reform in Mexico, which encourages optimism.

Mexican Economy Remains Stagnant, AMLO Delays his Infrastructure Plan

Mexican Economy Remains Stagnant, AMLO Delays his Infrastructure Plan

24/10/2019LPO (Ciudad de México)
The economy fell 0.4% in August versus the previous year, with two months down in the second half of the year. Inflation remains at 3%.


4 Days Before the Argentine Election, a Puzzling Corruption Case Against Cristina Kirchner Revives

4 Days Before the Argentine Election, a Puzzling Corruption Case Against Cristina Kirchner Revives

24/10/2019LPO
A number of mysterious notebooks supposedly detailing the bribes received by the former president and current VP candidate appeared after they were believed to have been incinerated.
Brussels Warns Sánchez on the Major Risk of Spain's 2020 Budget: "It's four times the planned expenditure"

Brussels Warns Sánchez on the Major Risk of Spain's 2020 Budget: "It's four times the planned expenditure"

22/10/2019LPO (Madrid)
The European Commission send a letter to the Spanish Government warning of their failure to comply with its planned deficit and asking for a €7.5 billion readjustment.
After a Heart Attack, Bernie Returns to the Campaign Trail With the Support of AOC

After a Heart Attack, Bernie Returns to the Campaign Trail With the Support of AOC

21/10/2019Por Hernán Sarquis
The most popular congresswoman in the U.S. has officially endorsed her mentor, right at the moment when he needs it the most. Will Warren remain at the top?