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Thinking of buying an apartment in Buenos Aires? Of course not; they are insanely expensive. But just so you know, this distant possibility became even less realistic over the past year.

According to a report released by UADE yesterday, the …

Argentina’s consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in October, according to the government’s INDEC statistics agency. The figure represents an increase compared to September’s 1.1 percent and can be explained mostly by the fact that the increase in natural gas …

Bad news, everyone. Uber is set to introduce its infamous dynamic or “surge” pricing to rides in the City of Buenos Aires. Ahhh, the good times were bound to end eventually. Now you’ll have to think twice about whether to …

Attention, everyone! Former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is in Buenos Aires. And, oddly enough, she’s not here in order to testify in court in relation to a corruption case. In fact, this is the first time that the former …

We all know the administration of City of Buenos Aires Mayor Horacio Rodríguez Larreta doesn’t like Uber. It has not wasted a single opportunity to side with taxi drivers and their mafia-like union whenever possible. But now, the whole ridiculous …

Is there anything worse than real estate agents? It takes you forever to find a place that isn’t cockroach-infested and doesn’t cost a fortune. And then — bam!— the real estate agent forces you to fork over two-months’ commission for …

Around 100 taxi drivers have been picketing near the Obelisco on the 9 de Julio since 12 PM to (again) protest against Uber, making it (again) impossible to circulate in the areas surrounding the City of Buenos Aires’ center.

A few hours after announcing it would begin its operations in the City of Buenos Aires today, Uber published a map showing the jurisdictions in which it will operate. Besides obviously including the entire capital, the app will reach a …

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An official tweet from Uber’s Argentine Twitter account has announced that, starting at 4 PM today, Uber will officially begin operations in the City of Buenos Aires, so users who have downloaded the Uber app will be …

Colectivo and train fares cost double as of today, and social media has taken note. To keep yourself from crying, check out the following memes alleviating the situation. (Or go ahead and do cry: no one’s stopping you. We’ll …