Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich challenged the alleged concern of some foreign economists for the increase of Argentina´s public indebtedness, “while in several European countries the debt is twice as high than the Gross Domestic Product”.
Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich asked New York Judge Thomas Griesa to reinstate the “stay” measure until the first quarter of next year, in the conflict with vulture funds.
Daniel Afione, Manager of Corporate affairs of Toyota, informed that his company has plans to supply all Latin America from its plant in Argentina, located at Zarate, which it will expand through a program of investments.
Summoned by the Labor Ministry Carlos Tomada, who will chair the meeting, the Minimum Wage Council meets, attended by representatives of organized labor and entrepreneurs.
The Provincial Women Council along with the Federal Council of Investments announced that Mar del Plata coastal city will be the venue of the “II International Forum on Women´s Rights: Smuggling and Human Trafficking: present contexts”, on September, 4th and 5th.
Argentine player Javier Mascherano and recently appointed coach, Gerardo "Tata" Martino, will participate today at Rome´s Olympic Stadium, in the first "Peace Match" that Pope Francisco is backing.
Argentine satellite ARSAT-1
Science and Technology Minister, Lino Barañao, referred to the Argentine satellite ARSAT-1 and said that “it is a matter of pride that we should all celebrate”.
Foreign Minister Timerman
Foreign Minister Hector Timerman confirmed that on Sept. 9 the G77+China Group shall present before the General Assembly of the United Nations a draft project for a convention on the restructure of sovereign debts.
The Senate will debate next Wednesday the Executive project for the sovereign payment of the public debt, which already received a favorable ruling from a plenary of Upper House committees.
The authorities of the Argentine Chamber of Biotechnology (CAB, in Spanish) met with Science and Technology Minister, Lino Barañao, and reviewed details on BioArgentina 2014, a meeting that will bring together researchers, biotechnology companies and the public sector.