iOS app Android app

Argentina Oil

For Argentina's Nationalized Oil 'Industry': A Year of Nothing

Pierpaolo Barbieri | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business
Pierpaolo Barbieri

Unlike true democracies, authoritarian leaders can never admit mistakes, lest they show their fallibility. That is why in spite of the facts, new commercials are being broadcast explaining the victories of YPF and its nationalization.

When the State Takes Stock

Elana Shever | Posted 07.04.2012 | World
Elana Shever

The Argentine government has seized control of Spanish oil giant Repsol's stake in what was Argentina's national oil company. The takeover is being celebrated in Argentina and criticized elsewhere as a repudiation of the neoliberal reforms that opened up Argentina's crisis-plagued economy.

Argentina To Sue Over Controversial Territory

Reuters | Posted 05.15.2012 | Green

* Argentina aims to stop drilling, engage Britain in talks * UK says it supports islanders' right to develop oil sector ...