Argentina's state-run oil and gas company, YPF SA, posta a profit of $771 million in 2012, a 12.2% decline on the year, the company reports.
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Exactly a year ago, Argentina President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner announced to the world the expropriation of 51 percent of Argentine oil company YPF from Spain's Repsol. It had all been planned. The announcement, broadcast on all the television channels, between applause and ovations. The Argentine provinces, seduced with a stake in the new company. And the Spanish...
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DOW Chemical and Argentina's state-run energy company YPF will develop shale gas in the southern Nequen province.
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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina is famous for its bare-knuckled politics, with iconic figures like Gen. Juan Domingo Peron and his wife, Evita, and a history of union battles and leftist guerrilla uprisings.
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Argentina's state-run oil company could face billions of dollars in environmental-damage claims for the contamination decades ago of a New Jersey river by a long-defunct pesticide plant.
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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- A new pope from Latin America known for ministering to the poor in his country's slums is raising the hopes of advocates of liberation theology, whose leftist social ac
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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- A new pope from Latin America known for ministering to the poor in his country's slums is raising the hopes of advocates of liberation theology, whose leftist social activism had alarmed previous pontiffs.
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