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Stories for April 30th 2003

  • Wednesday, April 30th 2003 - 21:00 UTC

    Kirchner: I'm my own man.

    Argentine presidential candidate Nestor Kirchner pointed out in interviews with the main newspapers of the country that support from the ruling President Eduardo Duhalde administration will not represent “any conditioning or pressure” if he's finally victorious in the May 18 run off.

  • Wednesday, April 30th 2003 - 21:00 UTC

    US-Chile trade agreement on hold.

    Chilean Foreign Minister Soledad Alvear said in Santiago on her return from Washington that the free trade agreement reached with the United States will be signed and approved, however she also admitted that US Secretary Colin Powell indicated there was no definitive date for the event.

  • Wednesday, April 30th 2003 - 21:00 UTC

    Breaking News

    Headlines:
    Santiago, second best; Respiratory diseases in Punta Arenas; Crime “boom” in Chile; Sea sciences congress in Magallanes; Sharks in Rio beaches.

  • Wednesday, April 30th 2003 - 21:00 UTC

    Latinamerica expected to grow 2% in 2003.

    Latinamerica economy is forecasted to grow 2% in 2003 given the improvement in world trade conditions, easier access to credit and the significant improvement of the Argentine economy, according to the latest release from the United Nations Economic Commission on Latinamerica, Cepal.

  • Wednesday, April 30th 2003 - 21:00 UTC

    Argentine polls depict “Anybody but Menem” sentiment.

    Though he took a plurality in the first round of presidential elections, former leader Carlos Menem is rejected by a large majority of Argentines as undeserving of another term and stands little chance in the upcoming runoff, polls indicated Wednesday