Argentina. Alberto Fernández and Javier Milei hold their first transition meeting

Argentina. Alberto Fernández and Javier Milei hold their first transition
Rate this post

The transition stage towards the new government, which will take the reins on December 10 in Argentina, It was inaugurated this Tuesday with a meeting of almost two and a half hours between the current president, Alberto Fernández, and the elected president, Javier Milei, at Quinta de Olivos, the presidential residence.

We recommend: Maduro assures that the neo-Nazi extreme right won in Argentina

The leader of the La Libertad Avanza party arrived at the presidential residence, located in the province of Buenos Aires north of the capital, after 8:15 local time and left around 11:07 local time in a private vehicle.

An official statement from the Presidency of Argentina reported that "the meeting took place at the Olivos presidential residence with the aim of beginning the institutional transition process between the teams designated by both in the different areas of government."

The meeting between the president-elect and the outgoing Peronist president was scheduled for 8:30 in the morning. The official information, accompanied by a photograph that shows Fernández and Milei serious, sitting in a gallery on the fifthdetails that the meeting was "with the aim of beginning the institutional transition process between the teams designated by both in the different areas of government."

The two-paragraph text confirmed that Fernández was the host of the meeting with Milei, who will assume his constitutional functions at the head of the National Executive Branch as of December 10. Milei traveled to the meeting from the Hotel Libertador, where she has established her campaign 'bunker' with Nicolás Posse, a prominent figure in her team and possible Chief of Staff.

The second round of the presidential elections led Milei to victory last Sunday, beating the official candidate and current Minister of Economy, Sergio Massa. This Monday, Massa presented the team that will lead the economic transition.

With 99.28% of the tables scrutinized and a participation of 76.31%, Milei obtained around 14.5 million votes, representing 55.69%, while Massa, the candidate of Unión por la Patria (Peronism), achieved 11.5 million of votes, that is, 44.30%.

The transition in Argentina is observed with great expectation, especially in the stock and currency markets, since there were increases in Argentine companies both in Merval and on Wall Street. Milei, a libertarian economist who advocates the dollarization of the economy and the closure of the Central Bank, has generated uncertainty regarding the economic policies that will be implemented.

In the midst of a delicate economic situation, with a year-on-year inflation of 142.7%, 40.1% poverty and an exchange gap of 200%, The country awaits urgent measures to restore stability and meet the expectations of radical change expressed by society in the elections.

dmr

Author Profile

Nathan Rivera
Allow me to introduce myself. I am Nathan Rivera, a dedicated journalist who has had the privilege of writing for the online newspaper Today90. My journey in the world of journalism has been a testament to the power of dedication, integrity, and passion.

My story began with a relentless thirst for knowledge and an innate curiosity about the events shaping our world. I graduated with honors in Investigative Journalism from a renowned university, laying the foundation for what would become a fulfilling career in the field.

What sets me apart is my unwavering commitment to uncovering the truth. I refuse to settle for superficial answers or preconceived narratives. Instead, I constantly challenge the status quo, delving deep into complex issues to reveal the reality beneath the surface. My dedication to investigative journalism has uncovered numerous scandals and shed light on issues others might prefer to ignore.

I am also a staunch advocate for press freedom. I have tirelessly fought to protect the rights of journalists and have faced significant challenges in my quest to inform the public truthfully and without constraints. My courage in defending these principles serves as an example to all who believe in the power of journalism to change the world.

Throughout my career, I have been honored with numerous awards and recognitions for my outstanding work in journalism. My investigations have changed policies, exposed corruption, and given a voice to those who had none. My commitment to truth and justice makes me a beacon of hope in a world where misinformation often prevails.

At Today90, I continue to be a driving force behind journalistic excellence. My tireless dedication to fair and accurate reporting is an invaluable asset to the editorial team. My biography is a living testament to the importance of journalism in our society and a reminder that a dedicated journalist can make a difference in the world.