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President Mauricio Macri got personally involved in the conflict between unions of Aerolíneas Argentinas workers and the state-run company following an unannounced strike that started early this morning and, at the time this article is being written, has led to

This week just hasn’t been a good time to airborne in Argentina. After a telecoms failure left BA’s metropolitan Jorge Newbery Airport at a standstill on Thursday, a surprise strike Friday morning by airline pilots caused further disruption at both …

Want to make a trip through Recoleta or downtown Buenos Aires today? You’ll need to plan ahead. Buenos Aires will undergo another round of traffic complications, making it a little more difficult to get around microcentro and its surroundings. While …

Yesterday, the government implemented through the Labor Ministry a measure to legally force the members of airport and airline workers’ unions to cancel the national strike they had announced for Friday, July 13. The measure was set to cause more …

Yesterday, hundreds of research fellows at Conicet (National Council of Scientific and Techincal Research) gathered at scientific technology centers around the country to demand a raise in their research stipends. In the context of budget cuts (and sundry other economic …

Ctera, the country’s largest public school teachers union, and Sadop, which groups private school teachers, announced they will hold a national strike on Thursday, July 3, to protest what they allege was police repression against their colleagues in the Chubut …

Employees from the state news agency Télam are on strike and have take over the building where they work, after the government announced yesterday its decision to lay off 354 employees, 38 percent of the total staff, which yesterday amounted …

On June 5th, the Department of Labor, Employment, and Social Security mandated a cool-off period (no strikes allowed) of 15 days. The Department has the ability to use this as a tool to ensure that the city’s essential

The members of the CGT umbrella union’s Executive Board announced yesterday they will hold a general strike on Monday, June 25. The decision follows the cancellation of a meeting with members of the Macri administration, aimed at preventing exactly that.…