Argentinian President Cristina Kirchner says her country is going to pay off its debt to the Paris Club in a bid to attract foreign investors. Argentina owes the international group of creditors USD 6.7 billion. In 2001 Argentina declared a moratorium in the wake of its economic crisis of 2001. Last year Argentina reimbursed USD 9.5 billion in debt to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). (Radio Netherlands)

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