ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Two new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria and, in an alarming development, they are outside the group of caregivers who treated an airline passenger who arrived with Ebola and died, Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said Friday.
By Jorge A. Otaola and Richard Lough BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina on Friday accused the U.S. District Judge Thomas Griesa blocked payments to holders of debt issued under U.S. Griesa ruled that measures announced by Argentina's president this week to make debt payments locally and push bondholders to bring their debt under Argentine law violated past court rulings. Argentine Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich said U.S.
GENEVA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute panel ruled against Argentina on Friday in a 2012 case brought by the United States, European Union and Japan against Argentine import licensing rules used to restrict imports. The three trade powers argued that Argentina did not grant licenses to importers automatically as required by WTO rules, allowing it to shield its vulnerable economy. The panel of three independent arbitrators found that Argentina's licensing rules violated WTO rules, and urged the government of President Cristina Fernandez to bring them in line with international trade rules. Argentina may appeal the panel's ruling to the WTO.