News & Events

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina (October 8, 2019)

Location: City of Buenos Aires, Argentina Buenos Aires Province, Argentina Event:  The Argentine Ministry of Health ( https://www.argentina.gob.ar/salud/sarampion ) and the Argentine Pediatric Society ( https://www.sap.org.ar/novedades/novedades.html ) issued an alert about measles. There have been 26 registered cases of measles in Argentina this year, including six new cases since September 13. As a result of this outbreak, the Argentine ...
Read More»

Venezuela: US Joins Other Countries in Invoking the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Statement by Secretary Michael R. Pompeo September 11, 2019 The United States Joins the Interim Government of Venezuela and Other Countries in Invoking the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance The United States joins the Interim Government of Venezuela and ten other countries in invoking ...
Read More»

OPIC approves financing for energy projects in Argentina

September 11, 2019 OPIC BOARD APPROVES PROJECTS IN AFRICA, INDO-PACIFIC, AND LATIN AMERICA WASHINGTON – The Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, today approved financing for projects that advance global development by improving critical infrastructure, increasing energy supply, and supporting financing for small businesses. “The ...
Read More»

OPIC Announces Financing for Road Infrastructure in Argentina

September 5, 2019 222-357-3976 BUENOS AIRES – The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. government’s development finance institution, today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to approve $400 million in financing to rehabilitate and expand the Corredor C Toll Road, an essential trade route for Argentina’s economy. David Bohigian, Acting President and ...
Read More»