Argentina – massive energy price hikes and a growing flight of deposits from banks;
Guatemala – the new President, a retired military general, faces a big challenge tackling the drug cartels;
Hungary – on the bring of a junk rating for its bonds;
Nicaragua – Ortega, predictably, has won re-election.
Other news covered in the post are from Brazil, Egypt, El Salvador, France, Greece. Ireland, Italy and Kyrgyzstan
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