Blejer considers resignation after IMF agreement

ARGENTINA - Argentina's central bank president Mario Blejer is considering resigning once he designs a new monetary programme, implements a plan to convert deposits into bonds and helps obtain a loan from the International Monetary Fund, according to a central bank spokeswoman. She made it clear that Blejer had not actually presented his resignation or set a fixed date to resign.

The Financial Times quoted Blejer as saying, "I agreed to stay and help in the negotiations [with the IMF] and pre