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-News over the weekend was dominated by the tragic death of businessman Jorge Brito in a helicopter accident in Cabra Corral, Salta Province. Brito was a massively influential banker in Argentina, owner of the largest private national bank (Macro), with …

Among the many changes that the giant 2002 devaluation brought to Argentina was a sudden switch in the country’s relationship to tourism.

During the 1990s, with a strong peso legally tied to the value of one US dollar, the stories …

The 2021 budget bill passed by the House of Representatives came with some surprise changes. Among them was the reinstatement of levies on a series of electronic goods, most notably cell phones, whose internal taxes went back to pre-2017 levels. …

Taking on US dollar denominated debt in Argentina can always lead to big risks, especially when the peso is strong and the market looks happy to lend. But both the Argentine state and Argentine companies have continued to do …

After a series of severe devaluations of the peso, tourism could be turning into a new huge opportunity for Argentina, as the country once again offers very accessible products and services for the international market. But the way is not …

If you’ve ever ridden the Buenos Aires Subte, then it’s likely that you have come in contact with one of the underground’s many vendedores ambulantes, or traveling salespeople, who work it. Whether you’ve ignored the tissues they’ve left

A city teeming with entrepreneurial energy and creative spirit, Buenos Aires is an apt fit for the coworking model. Perhaps unsurprisingly, coworking spaces have gained major traction: they offer an alternative to the expensive prospect of a small company making …

 

2:20PM – The President of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, has just arrived in Argentina for the Summit.

Even though Argentina’s unemployment rate clocked in at 9.6 percent in the second quarter of 2018, a new survey released this week by the Small and Medium-sized Business Observatory Foundation (FOP) concluded that the labor market also suffers of another …

As the leadership summit at the end of November fast approaches, G20 engagement groups have been diligently focused on Argentina’s mission for the multilateral forum. The private sector’s representation, through the Business20 (B20) is no exception.

The Bubble reached out …