Citing Churchill, Argentine minister invites British diplomat to Buenos Aires Falklands chat
the sovereignty of the Falkland Islands, until and unless the Islanders wish us to do so," the statement said. President Cristina Fernandez is expected in New York next week to attend a session of the U.N.'s decolonization committees, where she is
Argentina's YPF Shares Rise Slightly After Investment Plan
stock is going to trade around these levels," Amirante Galitis trader Agusto Farina said. Last month, Argentine President Cristina Kirchner formally expropriated a 51% stake in YPF from Spain's Repsol YPF SA (REP.MC) in a dispute over investment and
Gilded portal, dubbed 'Door of Paradise' by Michelangelo, to be seen by public after 27 years
statue adorns the square outside the museum. "When you take an artwork from its original context, it is always a defeat," Cristina Acidini, a Florence museums official, told The Associated Press. However, she added, it is a "necessary process to save
Argentina pushing to identify its 'unknown' soldiers 30 years after Falklands war
resist the idea. Montoya's group reached out to British musician Roger Waters, who delivered their appeal to President Cristina Fernandez in March between concerts in Buenos Aires. She quickly took on their cause, describing it as a matter of universal
Argentina Provinces Court Private Firms for Oil, Gas Development
prove a challenge to entice many companies to lay down big investments in Argentina's oil sector. Last month, President Cristina Kirchner seized a 51% stake in YPF from its controlling shareholder, Spain's Repsol YPF SA (REP.MC), sparking a major
Wyoming could put grizzlies in the crosshairs
The governor of Wyoming wants the government to take grizzly bears off the endangered list, a move that could open the door to hunting the formidable animals, which have been blamed for at least four fatal attacks in the last two years in and around Yellowstone National Park.
Argentine farmers go on nationwide strike to protest tax hike
cattle and other farm products. But they will not block roads as they did in 2008, when a national strike against a soy tax led to food shortages, boosted world grains prices and damaged President Cristina Fernandez's popularity.
Argentina State Oil Firm YPF Outlines $35 Billion, 5-Year Investment Plan
followed with $12 billion in additional investment between 2013 and 2017, he said. Last month, Argentina's president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, seized a 51% stake in YPF from its controlling shareholder, Spain's Repsol YPF SA (REP.MC
While most eyes on Wisconsin recall, major House races on docket as well
paper, it looks as though Democrats only need to win 25-26 seats. But that overall figure is really closer to 40 as they'll lose at least three of their own in these three contests combined. Cristina Marcos contributed to this report.
Argentina's YPF Names Board, To Present Strategic Plan Tuesday
new chief executive, Miguel Galuccio, is scheduled to unveil the company's master plan at an event hosted by President Cristina Kirchner starting at 5 p.m. local time (2000 GMT) Tuesday. Last month, Kirchner seized a 51% stake in YPF from its