on Wednesday afternoon Serge Massa he was sworn in as Minister of Economy, Production and Agriculture and from then on the political arc was revolutionized. while from the front of all supported the leader, from Together for Change they questioned him and at the international level he seems to have gone out in search of support for since he established his first contact with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and it is expected that it will soon do the same with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
A few weeks ago the former Minister of Economy, Silvina Batakismet with leaders of both entities in Washington. Now it is expected that the former deputy will also do so but first he wanted to have a communication to see if it is possible to obtain some financing to start his administration, something that he stated in his first press conference that he does not have.
“Thanks to Mauricio Claver Carone of the IDB, the meeting held in which we evaluated the status of the existing loans and the new financing opportunities to promote inclusive development and develop infrastructure works in our country”, announced Sergio Massa through his Twitter account.
For its part, the international organization reported that “today, President Claver-Carone spoke by telephone with the new Minister of the Economy of Argentina, Sergio Massa, about the efforts to support macroeconomic stability of Argentina, a framework with a view to the future and how to generate sustainable economic growth«.
the last loan
On July 27, while Batakis was in the United States, the IDB reported that they would not give any loan to Argentina due to “its tumultuous financial history.” However, hours later they retracted and authorized a transfer of $200 million for development in technological innovation like the World Bank.