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Teachers take to the streets in Buenos Aires as pupils miss out on another day of school
May 23, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Teachers take to the streets in Buenos Aires as pupils miss out on another day of school

posted by Frances Jenner

Teachers from all over the country joined the Federal Education March in Buenos Aires Wednesday to demand better salaries. La Nacion reported that the march started at 10 a.m. in  Full Article »

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Argentina ‘is far’ from a crisis like 2001, claims Mauricio Macri
May 16, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Argentina ‘is far’ from a crisis like 2001, claims Mauricio Macri

posted by Frances Jenner

President Mauricio Macri said in a rousing speech yesterday that Argentina ‘is far’ from experiencing a crisis like the one the country underwent in 2001. La Vanguardia reported that this  Full Article »

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Workers take to the streets of Buenos Aires in a three-fold demonstration
May 15, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Workers take to the streets of Buenos Aires in a three-fold demonstration

posted by Frances Jenner

Various workers’ groups mobilised Monday 15 in Buenos Aires to protest against the rising prices of basic utilities and President Mauricio Macri’s new negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).  Full Article »

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Macri speaks to Trump and receives a ‘positive’ message for the Argentinian government
May 14, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Macri speaks to Trump and receives a ‘positive’ message for the Argentinian government

posted by Frances Jenner

Mauricio Macri spoke with his North-American counterpart Donald Trump Monday morning in an attempt to gain support for the Argentinian government. According to Urgente24, the call was at 10 a.m.  Full Article »

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What is happening to the Argentine Peso? Reasons and potential solutions to the current economic situation
May 10, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

What is happening to the Argentine Peso? Reasons and potential solutions to the current economic situation

posted by Frances Jenner

Argentina has hit world headlines this week as the peso tumbles down in value, currently standing at 22.66 pesos to the dollar at the time of writing. But what is  Full Article »

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Philathropist Laura Giadorou Koch on responsible corporations making globalization for everyone: “This is the future of the world”
May 8, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Philathropist Laura Giadorou Koch on responsible corporations making globalization for everyone: “This is the future of the world”

posted by Michael Krumholtz

Laura Giadorou Koch was raised and schooled in Argentina. Now she is the chairwoman for the YPO Social Impact Networks, an organization that helps in part to bridge the widening  Full Article »

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Argentina’s energy minister admits he keeps his money in offshore account
Mar 30, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Argentina’s energy minister admits he keeps his money in offshore account

posted by Michael Krumholtz

Although he’s been actively trying to convince large oil companies to invest in the country, Argentinean Energy Minister Juan Jose Aranguren admitted Thursday on a local radio show that he  Full Article »

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Press Release: ESPACIO announces the launch of video-game publication CeroLag
Feb 22, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Press Release: ESPACIO announces the launch of video-game publication CeroLag

posted by Sebastian Castro Giraldo

Espacio Incubator announces today the launch of CeroLag, a Spanish-language publication dedicated to the gaming community and everything that has to do with video games. As part of this launch, Espacio hopes to  Full Article »

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Q&A with Startup Buenos Aires founder: Argentina’s startup culture sees a boon
Feb 14, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Q&A with Startup Buenos Aires founder: Argentina’s startup culture sees a boon

posted by Michael Krumholtz

A New York native, Lisa Besserman arrived to Buenos Aires, Argentina as part of her digital nomadic journey in 2012, after years in the bustling business environments of Tokyo and New York.  Full Article »

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Argentina partners with Google to launch startup accelerator
Feb 14, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Argentina partners with Google to launch startup accelerator

posted by Michael Krumholtz

Google’s investment into Latin American markets continues to amp up, as representatives from the Silicon Valley tech giant announced Argentina will be one of three new sites for Google Launchpad,  Full Article »