July 12, 2022 |
Argentine Economy Minister Silvina Batakis said Monday that she will focus on balancing the budget by limiting public spending, a move aimed at meeting the targets for a $44 billion loan program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
"We must give certain order and balance to public finances," Batakis said in her first press conference since taking the post last week to replace Martín Guzmán, who resigned after a little more than two years on the job.
"We're not going to spend more than we
New Economy Minister Silvina Batakis says achieving a balanced budget is the key for economic growth and paying down debt