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Messi saves Argentina in 2-2 draw against Uruguay in Israel

Lionel Messi saved Argentina from losing to Uruguay in a friendly match in Israel on Monday, scoring a penalty kick in injury time on...

Lionel Messi comes back to Argentina squad after ban

Lionel Messi has been recalled to Argentina's squad for upcoming friendlies against Brazil and Uruguay after serving a three-month international ban, the Argentine Football...

Argentina elects opposition leader Alberto Fernandez president

Argentines voted center-left candidate Alberto Fernandez their next president and in doing so ousted center-right incumbent Mauricio Macri and his austerity moves during the...

Zambia calls for Argentina in establishment of mining cooperation deal

Zambia on Friday called for the establishment of a memorandum of understanding with Argentina aimed enhancing cooperation in the mining sector. During...

2019 FIBA World Cup: Nigeria Finds Herself in Group B with Argentina, Russia and...

Nigeria have been drawn alongside Argentina, Russia and South Korea in Group B of the 2019 FIBA World Cup for men, which is set...
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G20 Summit: President Xi Travels to Spain

President Xi Jinping left Beijing Tuesday for state visits to Spain, Argentina, Panama and Portugal, and the 13th Group of 20 (G20) summit in...
A worker makes chocolate Easter eggs preparing for Holy Week at the company of Chocolate Arrufat in Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina, on Apr. 1, 2015. Arrufat is one of the 150 recovered factories that are led by their employees, currently has 28 employees and plan production for easter of about seven thousand kilograms of chocolate. (Xinhua/Martin Zabala)

Argentina urgently needs IMF aid to survive economic crisis

The chief of staff of the Argentinean government, Marcos Pena, said Saturday that asking the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a "line of financial...
Open Government Partnership

Argentina and other nations nominated to spearhead Open Government partnership

Representatives from the governments of Argentina, France, Nigeria, and Romania have been elected to lead Open Government Partnership (OGP), a global partnership that brings...
2018 FIFA World Cup

Draw for 2018 World Cup

Below is the draw for the 2018 World Cup to be hosted by Russia. Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Group B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco,...

New Initiatives To Coordinate Climate Actions Announced At Bonn

Global cities and communities announced new initiatives at the ongoing UN Climate Change Conference to coordinate their many climate action commitments better and deliver...
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Argentina says China a “significant player in the world”

Argentina's foreign minister Wednesday called China a "significant player in the world" and highlighted that the Asian giant would play an "important role" in...

Argentina stay top of FIFA rankings

Argentina have held their place as the best team in the world in the latest FIFA rankings published on Thursday. Edgar Bauza's side lead the...

Venezuela ready to hand over Mercosur presidency to Argentina

The Venezuelan government announced Friday that it is ready to hand over the rotating presidency of the Mercosur bloc to Argentina from Jan. 1,...

Argentina rallies for first Davis Cup title

 Argentina beats Croatia to win its first Davis Cup title. Argentina beat Croatia 3-2 and won the Davis Cup for the first time in...

Brazil cuts Argentina gap at top of FIFA rankings

 Lionel Messi (C) of Argentina vies with Neymar (R) of Brazil during the qualification match for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals between Brazil...

Messi magic puts Argentina back on track

 Lionel Messi scored one and assisted two more as Argentina ran riot in their World Cup qualifying clash with Colombia on Tuesday night. Lionel Messi...

Brazil blitz hapless Argentina in World Cup qualifier

 Brazil's Neymar (Center) competes in the match against Argentina at Mineirao stadium, in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on Nov 10, 2016. Brazil beats Argentina 3-0...

Brazil eyes Argentina scalp, WCup exorcism

 Brazil head coach Tite gives instructions to his players during a training session at Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on Tuesday, ahead of...

Messi Expected to Make a Come Back for Argentina

Lionel Messi has announced his return to Argentina's national team for their World Cup qualifiers in September, ending his short-lived retirement from international football....

FIFA Rankings: Argentina tops monthly classifications

Argentina remains at the top of the monthly FIFA world rankings released on Thursday. Argentina has 1,503 points, followed by Belgium (1,384)...

Argentina and china to cooperate on agricultural machinery production

The Giorgi plant is one of such manufacturers. Founded in 1958 by brothers Santos and Quinto Giorgi in the town of Fuentes in the...
AFP/File / Juan Mabromata A federal Judge has ordered 15 million pesos' worth ($1 million) of Cristina Kirchner's assets to be frozen

Ex-Argentina President Kirchner’s Assets Frozen Over Fraud

Federal Judge Claudio Bonadio said it was "evident that the then president gave instructions -- which without a doubt were developed jointly -- to...

Argentina and Britain abandon territorial dispute to resume trade ties

The once tense relations between Argentina and Britain have seen notable signs of rapprochement, as the two countries sought to put aside their territorial...
Ghana captain Gertrude Inkoom in action during one of their training matches in England

Rio 2016 Games: Hockey Rivals will lock horns

The clash on August 6 will be followed by a duel between Asian champions India and European bronze medallists Ireland later the same day. The...
San Lorenzo's Mauro Matos celebrates his score during the match corresponding to the first division championship of the Argentine soccer against Huracan, in the Pedro Bidegain stadium in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on March 15, 2015. (Xinhua/Victor Carreira/TELAM) (da)

Rio 2016: Argentina is football’s best hope

With two gold medals in Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008, as well as two silvers in Amsterdam 1928 and Atlanta 1996, the Argentinean team...

Mauro Icardi Not Interested In Leaving Inter

Mauro Icardi has stressed he has no intention of leaving Inter any time soon as he is happy with life at the Serie A...
Photo taken on July 20, 2015 shows Hulk of the FC Zenit Saint Petersburg poses with football after being interviewed at the training site in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Russia will host the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament in 2018. (Xinhua/Li Ming)

Bolivia commences training for 2018 world cup qualifiers

The Bolivian coach announced a teamlist of 34 players on March 9 for the match against Colombia at home in the Hernando Siles Stadium,...

Carlos Bilardo says Messi isn’t the world’s best player

The Barcelona star won his fifth Ballon d'Or in January after a stunning year in which he lifted a treble at club level before...

Red Carded Player Kills Referee

Police in Argentina are searching for a footballer who is said to have shot and killed a referee after being sent off in...
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Argentina head-on obstacles in penetrating international financial markets

"The deterioration of the international context impacts the region, including the Argentinean government's strategy to minimize the impact of its macroeconomic reforms," economic...