Representatives from the British and Spanish governments that are holding conversations on Gibraltar's future, are considering a formula that could allow both countries to share sovereignty indefinitely.
After another night of street demonstrations against the government and its financial restrictions, Argentine banks re-opened on Friday and immediately attracted long queues.
Max Hastings film Reluctant Heroes was shown on television here lastnight. Predictably, it was very anti-Falklands.
Chilean president Raúl Lagos reshuffled his cabinet naming a woman for the first time ever as Defence Minister.
The Mercosur presidential summit scheduled for this Friday was postponed for later in January and only Foreign Affairs Ministers from the block's four countries and associate members Chile and Bolivia will be meeting in Buenos Aires.
With the prodding of Spain, the European Union demanded from Argentina a reliable, dialogued and coherent budget, capable of generating confidence among investors.
Asking for understanding and belief, since miracles do not exist, Argentine Economy Minister Jorge Remes Lenicov confirmed on Sunday evening a 40% devaluation of the peso and simultaneously outlined the rules for the new economic system which includes negotiations with the country's creditors, sometime in February, after we've put the house in order .
Mercosur presidents will be meeting next Friday in Buenos Aires to express their full support to the new Argentine government and formally hand the rotating six month chair of the block to Argentina.