RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Mexico and Argentina have delayed a key meeting of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) until after the Nov. 3 U.S. election, delivering an early setback to plans by the bank’s new U.S. chief to install vice presidents from smaller countries.
A meeting of the IDB’s 14-member board was abruptly postponed at the request of Argentina and Mexico, the IDB press office said, adding that a majority of the board backed the three nominees, from Honduras, Ecuador and Paraguay.
No new date has been published on the bank’s website. One . . .