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The water service rate in the Buenos Aires Metropolitan area will increase by roughly 50 percent next year.

The rise is reported to come in two installments: the initial one, of 17 percent, will take effect on January 1, 2019 …

Murder rates in the City of Buenos Aires dropped from 5.08 to 4.98 homicides per 100,000 people in 2017, according to a report released by the City’s Council of Magistrates (Consejo de la Magistratura) on Monday. This figure means that, …

Do you live in the Greater Buenos Aires area? You could be living in a “stress  zone”.

A recent survey conducted by the Universidad Abierta Interamericana (UAI), along with two private consulting firms, in seven different districts – or partidos …

Real estate sales are soaring across the City of Buenos Aires, increasing by a whopping 43.9 percent in August, compared to last year, according to the Chamber of Notaries of the City of Buenos Aires.

A total of 4,222 …

If your olfactory senses hadn’t alerted you, local media may have: beginning early this morning, a strange smell has overtaken the City of Buenos Aires, which many are likening to burned plastic or something rotten. Cue the Twitter complaints and …

The City of Buenos Aires has spearheaded an initiative to “brand” itself in an effort to boost tourism and streamline advertising. As a first step, the Economic and Social Council (CESBA) has recently given the go-ahead to pull together a …

A recent study ranking cities based on their quality of living placed Uruguayan capital Montevideo on top (at no. 48) in the region, with Buenos Aires (no. 93) and Santiago (no. 94) trailing behind. Latin America, on the whole, performed

As yet another consequence of European immigration, the term copetín comes from the Genoese dialect, cuppetin, which means aperitif or light snack to eat with your drink before a meal. Unlike the light snack, the copetín follows two rules in …

Quite possibly the cutest and hippest event most of us will come across in Buenos Aires, a bubble session is scheduled to swarm the planetario in Palermo this weekend. No really, it’s a thing, and it’s actually happening — I …

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The 41st Buenos Aires International Book Fair hits the city today, held at the Palermo’s La Rural from April 23rd (neat!) until May 11th. Laying just claim to the prestigious title of Biggest Book Fair in …