After accompanying the president today Alberto Fernandez in a series of activities in the province of Tucuman, the Chief of Staff, Juan Manzur, you plan to travel tomorrow to the USA to meet with investors from that country.
In this way, the official will carry out his first official mission abroad and in Washington you will meet the Minister of Economy, Martin Guzman, who from today heads a delegation that negotiates an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (FM)I.
Manzur’s presence in Washington would also serve to begin outlining an official visit by President Fernández to the United States, which would include a meeting with his counterpart from that country, the Democrat. Joe Biden, as it transpired.
It should be noted that it was Guzmán who invited Manzur to participate in a meeting with investors who own Argentine debt bonds, which will take place next Friday in New York. The Chief of Staff would return to Argentina that same day.
Another round of negotiations with the IMF
Meanwhile, the head of the Palacio de Hacienda must hold meetings with IMF executives, including the head of that body, Kristalina Georgieva.
The Argentine delegation is also made up of the president of the Central Bank, Miguel Pesce, who today -together with Guzmán- meets with the staff of the international credit organization led by Julie Kozack and Luis Cubeddu.
The objective is to reach an agreement that allows to refinance the stand-by loan that the Monetary Fund granted to Argentina in 2018.
The meetings of Argentine officials are held within the framework of the Annual Assembly of the IMF and the World Bankl, in the capital of the United States.