The facade of the finance ministry in Buenos Aires, Argentina. New president Mauricio Macri hopes to get Latin America’s third biggest economy growing again

Argentina burst back onto the global financial stage yesterday with its first sovereign bond offer since the country’s 2002 default, hoping to pave th(...)

The Buenos Aires Stock Exchange, Argentina. A market pariah since a 2001 default, Argentina was welcomed back to the club of borrowing nations on Tuesday with one of the largest order books ever seen for an emerging markets bond. (Photograph: Marcos Brindicci/Reuters)

Argentina made a triumphant return to the international bond markets on Tuesday, launching a bigger-than-expected $16.5 billion (€14.6 bn)offering tha(...)

A man reads a newspaper as he walks in Buenos Aires’ financial district. Photograph: Reuters/Marcos Brindicci

Argentina returned to the international bond markets for the first time in 15 years on Monday as it winds down a long-running battle with investors fo(...)

The heads of state and government who have used offshore companies in the Mossack Fonseca data leak. Photograph: ICIJ

Mauricio Macri: president of Argentina (2015-present); mayor of Buenos Aires (2007-2015) Argentine President Mauricio Macri appeared headed for a b(...)

Mossack Fonseca’s office in Panana. The firm has branches in Hong Kong, Miami, Zurich and more than 35 other places around the globe . The firm is one of the world’s top creators of shell companies, corporate structures that can be used to hide ownership of assets.

A massive leak of documents exposes the offshore holdings of 12 current and former world leaders and reveals how associates of Russian President Vlad(...)

US president Barack Obama with his Argentinian counterpart Mauricio Macri at the Casa Rosada presidential palace in Buenos Aires on Wednesday. Photograph:  Natacha Pisarenko/AFP/Getty Images

US president Barack Obama met Argentina’s new centre-right leader Mauricio Macri on Wednesday on a visit to reset diplomatic relations and strengthen (...)

A state worker protests in Plaza de Mayo square in Buenos Aires. Argentina’s president Mauricio Macri is facing unrest as workers protest at rocketing inflation and job cuts. Photograph:  Marcos Brindicci/Reuters

After more than a decade of torturous and often acrimonious negotiations, Argentina looks finally to have reached a deal with holdout creditors that p(...)

Gendarmerie at a demonstration in Buenos Aires in April 2014. Tuesday’s road accident victims were with the  National Gendarmerie, a special police force typically charged with patrolling frontier regions. Photograph: Daniel Garcia/AFP/Getty Images

At least 41 police officers have been killed after a bus in a convoy in northern Argentina fell off the side of a bridge. The bus was one of three ca(...)

Argentina’s president Mauricio Macri and his wife Juliana Awada wave at the crowd after being sworn-in as president in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Photograph: Enrique Marcarian/Reuters

Mauricio Macri took office as Argentina’s first non-Peronist president in 16 years on Thursday, ending more than a decade of leftist populism with a p(...)

Outgoing Argentina president Cristina Kirchner delivers a speech to supporters in front of Casa Rosada presidential residence in Buenos Aires. Photograph: EPA

Tens of thousands of supporters filled Argentina’s most famous square to say goodbye to president Cristina Kirchner, who lauded her government’s achie(...)