When Argentine president Mauricio Macri took office in December, he promised to kickstart the economy. Since then, he has been busy negotiating with US creditors in the hope of finding a solution to the country’s enormous debt burden.
The Chinese economy is showing more signs of weakness, with the pace of investment slowing to levels not seen since 1996. Official data revealed that domestic consumption also failed to meet expectations.
Argentina's former Vice President Amado Boudou has been sentenced to prison for corruption. He is close to former President Cristina Fernandez Kirchner, who also faces multiple corruption allegations.
Argentina's failure to pass a law legalizing abortion is an historic missed opportunity. Nevertheless, the country has grown through engaging in this debate on women's rights, says DW's Veronica Marchiaro.
The Turkish economy is in turmoil as fears over an ongoing currency and debt crisis grow. While the problem is being billed in some quarters as a primarily domestic one, concerns of wider contagion abound.
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