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Articles by Demian Bio

A new episode of the feud between the government and the Moyano family ensued last night, after the Labor Ministry notified the teamsters union – led by the Moyanos – it will have to pay a fine of roughly AR …

President Mauricio Macri focused exclusively on getting his administration’s message across during the better part of the afternoon yesterday, speaking to his followers first on Instagram Live and then heading on to the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange for an interview …

An average household comprising two working adults and two children living in the City of Buenos Aires needed roughly AR $19,700 (US $693) to not be officially considered poor in June, according to the latest report issued by the City

President Mauricio Macri held a press conference yesterday, in which he was questioned about the main issues dominating the current political conversation, such as those stemming from the economic turbulence the country started experiencing in May and led to the …

The journalistic investigation conducted by El Destape‘s Juan Amorín, which alleges that the Cambiemos coalition laundered money for the 2017 midterms campaign in the Buenos Aires Province through the recipients of social welfare plans, has resulted in the most …

In respective interviews in the span of less than a day, two of the most prominent members of Peronismo Federal, Senator Miguel Ángel Pichetto and Salta Governor Juan Manuel Urtubey, assured that former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner intends …

Argentina’s consumer prices rose by 3.7 percent in June, according to a report released by the Indec statistics agency yesterday. The figure represents a 1.6 percent increase compared to the previous month; in the first semester of the year, prices …

Ten years ago today, Argentina lived one of its most politically relevant moments of the century: Vice President Julio Cobos mumbled his now famous line: “Mi voto no es positivo” (“my vote is not positive”) and struck down …

At long last, the Argentine judiciary is close to accessing the information regarding bribes that members of disgraced Brazilian company Odebrecht, at the center of the international corruption scandal known as “Lava Jato” operation (“operation car wash”), paid …

In the latest edition of its World Economic Outlook report, the International Monetary Fund reduced its perspective of growth for Latin America in 2018 and 2019, from 2 to 1.6 and 2.8 to 2.6 percent, respectively, mainly due to …