YPF SA, Argentina’s largest oil company, signed contracts to export crude as its La Plata refinery operates at about half of normal output levels after a fire earlier this month, a government official said.
Argentines packed the streets of Buenos Aires last night to protest against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner’s proposals that would increase state control over courts. The bills are set to be approved by Congress next week.
Pope Francis urged humanity to respect all God’s creatures and the environment in a homily to a crowd of some 200,000 people and a broader audience across the world as he was inaugurated as the 266th bishop of Rome.
The following companies had unusual price changes in Argentine trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses, and share prices are as of the close in Buenos Aires. The Merval index rose 0.1 percent to 2,279.52.
The following companies had unusual price changes in Argentine trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of the close in Buenos Aires. The Merval Index rose 1.1 percent to 2,880.78.