FEDERAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
AFI, Federal Intelligence Agency, Director Oscar Parrilli informed they presented an enlargement of the criminal complaint against former General Operations Mannager of said organism.
The National Government made official reinforcements in social allowances for those affected by the recent floods in the Province of Buenos Aires through decree 1756/2015, published in the Official Gazette.
Sergio Angelini, head of the firm Grupo MSA , responsible for setting into operation the electronic ballot in the Buenos Aires City and Salta Province, considered that “it is unwise to implement any change in the electoral system.”
ELECTIONS IN TUCUMAN
Juan Manzur, Front for Victory Party (FPV) candidate to Governor of Tucuman, said he won last Sunday´s election by 14 points and accused opposition leaders of trying to set up the idea of an electoral fraud, “because they are aware they are heading to defeat” in the Oct. 25 Presidential elections.
The President of the Central Bank (BCRA), Alejandro Vanoli, stated that the level of the Argentine public debt “is very low” in relation to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
During July, sales increased by 12.5% in supermarkets and by 25% in shopping malls, compared to the same month in 2014, reported the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INDEC).
The gross investment in Argentina built up US$51.34 Bln during the last semester, thus, conforming 20.2% of GDP.
Aníbal Fernández labeled as “folly” opposition’s proposal to change electoral system 50 days prior to Oct. elections
Cabinet Chief, Anibal Fernandez sad during his daily press round, that the proposal by opposition Presidential hopeful Sergio Massa to change the electoral system prior to the Oct. 25 Presidential election “is folly,"”They will be held in 50 days and you cannot change horses halfway,” he marked.
THE PRESIDENT AT THE STOCK EXCHANGE
President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner told the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange that “markets are always managed by politics. What is now happening in the world is not only a financial but a political matter.” She said so during a dinner in honor of the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange.
During its Wednesday session, the Senate granted its agreement to the appointment of Oscar Parrilli and Juan Martin Mena as General Director and Deputy Director of the Federal Intelligence Agency (AFI).