July 28, 2022 11:53 GMT
- Argentina's president will fire Economy Minister Silvina Batakis after just a few weeks on the job, Clarin newspaper reported on Wednesday citing official sources, as the country struggles with a growing economic crisis.
- Fernandez is poised to name lower house Speaker Sergio Massa as the country’s new economy minister.
- He would replace Batakis, who took office on July 4 after the abrupt resignation of Martin Guzman, the newspaper reported on Wednesday, without naming its sources.
- Separately, the Economy Ministry are to hold the second round of a local debt sale on Thursday.