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Yesterday saw long queues lining Perón Street as 700 of Once’s informal street vendors waited to sign up to the scheme agreed on during negotiations between representatives of the Buenos Aires Government and the vendors, whose vending posts were removed

Hey, guess what the City of Buenos Aires government is doing? Yep, you guessed it: building yet another “Metrobus”! The City government wants  to build eight new sets of exclusive bus lanes and for some reason thought the right time …

City of Buenos Aires Mayor Horacio Rodríguez Larreta led the launching of the new City of Buenos Aires Police Force, made up of officers from both the Metropolitan and Federal  forces. This new force will initially have 23,000 police officers.…

After five months in the country, the conflict-ridden ride-sharing app Uber has released its first official figures, stating that it has “more than” 1,000 drivers and 29,000 users.

In addition, Uber announced that the app had been downloaded by 500,000 …

President Mauricio Macri’s party, the Republican Proposal (PRO), will be going on a “spiritual retreat” today in San Juan province to show “unity within the government and to consolidate their political message”. The president will not be attending.

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President Mauricio Macri announced a new version of the national housing program PRO.CRE.AR (Procrear) this morning. The new program is called “Procrear ABC” (ABC standing for savings, bonuses and credit) and is destined for the middle and lower middle classes. …

After Argentine football star Lionel Messi tearfully announced his retirement from the national team following the Copa América loss against Chile, fans around the world have dropped to their knees and swarmed the figurative streets of social media to express …

Following the news today that the Buenos Aires Zoo will finally close it gates, new information has been released about the interactive ecological park, or Eco Park as it’s being called, that will take over the 44-acre space near Plaza …

After years of protests over the treatment of its animals, the Buenos Aires Zoo will finally be closed down, the City Government has announced. The space, located near Plaza Italia in Palermo, will be transformed into an ecological park and 

In an event at the Center of Environmental Information and Education in the City of Buenos Aires, President Mauricio Macri announced the launch of RenovAR this morning, an energy program destined to increase renewable energy generation for the country’s electricity …