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Macri will receive the Global Citizen Award for his commitment to economic reform

Tuesday, September 11th 2018 - 09:50 UTC
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Mauricio Macri, president of Argentina, Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway and Hamdi Ulukaya, founder, chairman and CEO of Chobani and founder of the Tent Partnership for Refugees, will be honored by the Atlantic Council with the Global Citizen Awards, during a ceremony on the evening of September 24 in New York, NY. All three distinguished honorees have confirmed attendance and will speak at the event. Read full article

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  • Pytangua

    “Global citizen” award for Macri - is this a 'Monty Python' joke? I would love to be in the audience at this bizarre event.

    Sep 11th, 2018 - 10:13 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Enrique Massot

    Looks like the Atlantic Council has handled outdated information as part of the reasons to grant a Global Citizen award to Mauricio Macri.

    ”Macri (looked) for alternatives to the isolationist and populist policies of the past...“

    Those ”alternatives“ have, so far, created massive indebtedness, depreciation of the Argentine peso and increasing inflation that is eating up workers' wages and retirees' pensions.

    Another ”alternative“ has led the Macri government to seek urgent financial help from the International Monetary Fund once investors stopped buying Argentine bonds.

    Still another ”alternative” consists in reducing the fiscal deficit to zero, a measure that will deepen an already deep recession.

    Shame on the Atlantic Council.

    Sep 11th, 2018 - 05:47 pm - Link - Report abuse -5

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