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Argentina to Spur Growth and Pay Debt, Fernandez Tells IMF

  • Fernandez spoke to IMF chief Georgieva on Tuesday by phone
  • Any new IMF deal can’t have more austerity, Fernandez said
Alberto Fernandez
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Argentine President-elect Alberto Fernandez told International Monetary Fund chief Kristalina Georgieva that he has a plan to grow the economy and tackle the nation’s debt as he seeks to renegotiate a record $56 billion credit line with the lender.