Tag: Daniel Scioli

Daniel Scioli
Monday, July 27th 2015 - 06:30 UTC

Argentina's incumbent ticket leads comfortably ahead of August primaries

Buenos Aires governor Scioli and his running mate have 38% of vote intentions. Macri and Gabriel Michetti, of the Cambiemos coalition, 26.6%.

Argentina's Victory Front presidential ticket of Daniel Scioli and Carlos Zannini is set to win the coming August PASO primary elections by almost 12 points over nearest challenger Mauricio Macri, a new poll published two weeks before the vote has predicted.

Thursday, July 23rd 2015 - 06:40 UTC

Scioli meets Raul Castro in Havana and praises political and economic opening of Cuba

“I admire and respect Raul's influence for having defended the Cuban people and his ideals, and for the updating of the socialist economic model” said Scioli

Argentina's presidential hopeful and Buenos Aires governor Daniel Scioli was received on Wednesday by President of Cuba Raul Castro for an official audience in Havana, making the incumbent candidate the first foreign politician to meet the head of state since the normalising of relations with the United States.

Thursday, July 23rd 2015 - 06:21 UTC

Cristina Fernandez' candidates for October's general elections have a clear lead

Daniel Scioli and Carlos Zannini have a solid lead of 18 points over its main competitor: PRO party with hopefuls Mauricio Macri and Gabriela Michetti

Argentina's current government presidential ticket for October's ballot, Daniel Scioli and Carlos Zannini has a solid lead of 18 points over its main competitor, the PRO party with hopefuls Mauricio Macri and Gabriela Michetti, according to the latest public opinion poll released by Aresco.

Tuesday, July 14th 2015 - 05:29 UTC

Barrage of accusations following a Judge's order to raid Maximo Kirchner's real estate agency

Judge Claudio Bonadio formally requested information from Idea SA and Valle Mitre, companies which administrate hotels owned by Cristina Fernandez.

The raid ordered by an Argentine Federal Judge at a real estate agency which belongs to president Cristina Fernandez' son, Maximo Kirchner's in Rio Gallegos, triggered a barrage of accusations from government officials, just a few days ahead of decisive primaries in August, in anticipation of the October presidential elections.

Monday, June 29th 2015 - 06:52 UTC

Tierra del Fuego governorship goes for a Cristina Fernandez ally

Last Sunday, Bertone won the first round of voting after mustering 42.26% of the votes against the 34.24% Sciurano.

President Cristina Fernandez Victory Front candidate for Tierra del Fuego Rosana Bertone will be the next governor of the province, after rival Federico Sciurano conceded defeat in the race to succeed Fabiana Ríos. With 70.9% of ballot stations counted Victory Front senator Bertone led with 50.1% of votes compared to 46.52% for Sciurano, from the opposition led coalition.

Saturday, June 27th 2015 - 07:44 UTC

Ambassador Castro hosts social promotion activity of probably Argentina's next First Lady

Soledad Peralta, Banco Provincia Foundation; Carolina González Bunster, founder of “Walkabout” next to Ambassador Castro and Karina Rabolini

The president of the Argentine Banco Provincia foundation, Karina Rabolini, signed on Friday at the Embassy of Argentina in the United Kingdom a cooperation agreement with “Walkabout Foundation”, a non-profit organization that focuses on funding research to find a cure for paralysis and donating wheelchairs to people in need around the world.

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015 - 06:52 UTC

Scioli, 'head of the nation', but Cristina Fernandez 'the natural leader of the Peronist national movement'

”She is the natural leader of the Peronist national movement, there is nothing to reorganize, as she is still the leader and will be the leader”

Daniel Scioli, Buenos Aires province governor and incumbent Victory Front presidential candidate, “will be the head of the nation” if he wins October elections while president Cristina Fernández will continue as “the natural leader of the Peronist national movement,” Argentine Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernandez told reporters on Monday.

Monday, June 22nd 2015 - 07:35 UTC

Cristina Fernandez ensuring continuity for Kirchner's 'development 'project'

The Argentine president will not run for any office in the coming elections, but son Maximo Kirchner will most probably become lawmaker for Santa Cruz

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez will not run for any office in this year's general elections, but she has set up supporters in key candidacies for the primaries in which 13 presidential hopefuls are participating. These include her two closest advisors since the death of her husband Nestor Kirchner and they are, son Maximo Kirchner, and Carlos Zannini, the Legal and Technical Secretary of the Executive.

Friday, June 19th 2015 - 06:13 UTC

Cristina Fernandez confirms Scioli; sponsors three candidates for Buenos Aires province governor

“Make no mistake. I support all of Cristina’s decisions. She leads this project and I will remain part of this project,” Randazzo

In a display of her political standing, Argentine president Cristina Fernandez confirmed Daniel Scioli as her Victory Font's grouping presidential candidate forcing the other hopeful, whom she had also encouraged, Interior and Transport Minister Florencio Randazzo to step down from his candidacy.

Wednesday, June 17th 2015 - 05:56 UTC

Presidential hopeful Scioli names Cristina Fernandez confident as his running mate

On making the announcement Scioli confirmed he made the choice after talking with President Cristina Fernández and proposing the official as running mate.

Argentine presidential hopeful and Buenos Aires province governor Daniel Scioli announced he will run for president with Carlos Zannini, the current Legal and Technical Presidential secretary and one of the closest advisors of President Cristina Fernandez, completing the ticket.


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