Argentina is a country in southeastern South America. It is the eighth-largest country in the world. Its capital and largest city is Buenos Aires.
Argentina is a federal republic and the second largest Spanish-speaking country in the world. It also has the second largest economy in South America and is a founding member of the UN, WTO and Mercosur, among other international bodies. It is a country rich in natural resources and hosts a wide diversity of industries. This page collates recent DW content on Argentina.
A federal judge will decide if President Macri's administration had the authority to request the IMF loan. Argentina has been plagued by economic instability that threatens to spill over into the political arena.
Argentina urgently needs money. Buenos Aires negotiated a loan from the International Monetary Fund in June that was supposed to stabilize the economy. But just three months later it wants to renegotiate that agreement - because things are getting worse.