Argentina has imposed currency controls in an attempt to stabilise markets as the country faces a deepening financial crisis.
"Argentina is a small economy. However, the last thing global markets want to see is another market-friendly government fall to populism and/or geopolitics,” said Rabobank strategist Michael Every.
Argentina’s international bonds tumbled in London trading after a populist opposition candidate routed President Mauricio Macri in a shock primary election result.
US Secretary of State announces targeted sanctions against Hezbollah operative Salman Raouf Salman, who allegedly “served as the on the ground coordinator for the AMIA bombing,” during visit to Buenos Aires for terrorism conference.
Argentine President Mauricio Macri called the massive blackout that left tens of millions in South America without power on Sunday “unprecedented”, and promised a thorough investigation.
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, a reforming community that believes in His Holiness Mirza Ghulam Ahmad as the Promised Messiah and Reformer of the latter days, held an informative talk for the first time at the Book Fair. The title of the interactive talk was: "I am Muslim- do you have any questions?"
The United States on Friday ramped up its attempt to dislodge Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from power, imposing new sanctions and revoking visas, while opposition leader Juan Guaido said Maduro’s support among the military was cracking.