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Montevideo, May 22nd 2018 - 04:34 UTC


  • Tuesday, April 17th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Peso as strong as the Euro and the dollar

    Argentina's super Economy minister Domingo Cavallo has once again shaken financial markets with his latest initiative: changing the current convertibility system of one Argentine peso-one US dollar, by making it extensive to one Euro.

  • Monday, April 16th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Uruguayan president in Japan

    Uruguayan president Jorge Batlle and a numerous delegation of businessmen are currently in Japan promoting trade and investments.

  • Tuesday, April 10th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Mercosur agrees, but?..

  • Tuesday, April 10th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Chinese president in Latinamerica

  • Monday, April 9th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Caracas summit.

  • Monday, April 9th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Alan García, the big surprise.

  • Sunday, April 8th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Buenos Aires Declaration

  • Friday, April 6th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Venezuela next Mercosur member.

    Venezuela has the full backing of Brazil and has been invited to participate in the Mercosur presidential summit of next June in Asunción, Paraguay, when Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez will formally request to become an associate member of Mercosur.

  • Friday, April 6th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Harmony and dissent.

    In Toronto the Economy Ministers of the 34 American countries working for the creation of a Free Trade of the Americas association ended their meeting with a release committing themselves to promote social policies and combat poverty, but in Buenos Aires the different groups discussing the mechanics of the future association remain split in two main sides.

  • Friday, April 6th 2001 - 21:00 UTC

    Cardoso cancels visit.

    Brazilian president Fernando Cardoso postponed his official state visit to Argentina scheduled for next April 16/17th. Although the Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs alleged “problems with the presidential agenda”, political analysts in the industrial hub of Sao Paulo claim the decision is directly related to the Argentine crisis and its consequences.