Front for Victory Lawmaker Andrés Larroque challenged Germán Moldes before the Federal Chamber. Moldes is the prosecutor in charge of deciding on the appeal presented by Pollicita against Rafecas’ ruling.
Floods in Córdoba
Cabinet Chief Aníbal Fernández announced that the National Government signed an agreement with the province of Córdoba for an ARS 540 million loan devoted to help the victims of the floods. On Thursday, national and provincial congressmen from different parties met to address the issue.
BCRA Chairman Alejandro Vanoli
Central Bank Chairman Alejandro Vanoli defended the Government´s exchange policy and disregarded that the recent Brazilian devaluation could affect it.
Secretary of Intelligence
Secretary of Intelligence, Oscar Parrilli challenged Chamber Prosecutor German Moldes when calling him “an alleged independent prosecutor.” Parrilli said at the Government wants to know what exactly happened on Jan. 18”, when AMIA Prosecutor Alberto Nisman was found dead in his apartment.
President Cristina during Roca train presentation
President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner received in the port of Buenos Aires the new coaches purchased in China for Roca railway and said “We have accomplished a new dream. Let’s take care of the trains and help deliver a good service”.
Cabinet Chief Anibal Fernández
Cabinet Chief Anibal Fernández said that the Government’s only interest is to know the legal and objective truth in the investigation of the late AMIA prosecutor Alberto Nisman´s death.
Nobel Prize of Economy Joseph Stiglitz
Nobel Prize of Economy Joseph Stiglitz held that the recent ruling by a British tribunal on bonds issued by Argentina under United Kingdom legislation “brought more clarity on whether the United States courts have jurisdiction beyond their frontiers”.
Viviana Fein, the prosecutor who investigates Alberto Nisman´s death, informed that she will call to testify the experts appointed by judge Sandra Arroyo Salgado, Nisman's ex wife, who has stated that the late prosecutor of the AMIA case was killed.
The new Foreign Minister of Uruguay, Rodolfo Nin Novoa, traveled to Buenos Aires invited by his Argentine colleague Héctor Timerman, few days after taking office in the Government of President Tabaré Vázquez.
President Cristina Fernández and Interior and Transport Minister, Florencio Randazzo will receive at the port of Buenos Aires, the first wagons to arrive. They have been purchased in China for the Roca railroad line.