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Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city of Argentina, and the second-largest metropolitan area in South America, after Greater São Paulo. It is located on the western shore of the estuary of the Río de la Plata, on the southeastern coast of the South American continent. Greater Buenos Aires conurbation, which also includes several Buenos Aires Province districts, constitutes the third-largest conurbation in Latin America, with a population of around thirteen million.

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In Buenos Aires, Argentina, human rights attorney Marcos Ezequiel Filardi built El Museo del Hambre, or the Hunger Museum, in the basement of his home. Filardi's aim is to share the idea that hunger should only be found in a museum. Using a modern understanding of Indigenous agricultural knowledge ...
Yesterday 526 workers of the Buenos Aires municipality were informed by local authorities of their immediate dismissal while nearly 400 employees of the National Radio of Argentina were abruptly let go on Tuesday. The provincial government of Buenos Aires dissolved its branch of the Provincial Workers' ...

AN Argentine teenager is accused of shooting her boyfriend dead just hours before declaring her eternal love for him in a gushing Instagram post. Nahir Galarza, 19 ... Pastorizzo had been gunned down outside the city of Gualeguaychu, 230km north of the capital, Buenos Aires. Galarza is alleged to have ...
Buenos Aires, Jan. 2 (Xinhua) -- Argentina's navy (ARA) on Tuesday pledged to continue paying wages to the families of the 44 crew members who lost their lives when their submarine sank in the South Atlantic in November. The measure was meant to show the navy's "commitment" to the families of ...
Buenos Aires, Jan 2 (Reuters) - Argentina's bread-basket province of Buenos Aires will remain mostly dry over the days ahead, meteorologists said on Tuesday, after reporting scant rains over the weekend in the country's biggest and most productive farm area. The drought in some parts of Buenos Aires ...
Pedestrians carry shopping bags while standing at a cross walk on Florida Street in Buenos Aires, Argentina (file). The decision to move inflation goalposts comes as President Mauricio Macri misses this year's 12-17% target despite a monetary tightening campaign that is beginning to weigh on economic ...

rgentine journalists protest police action during recent demonstrations outside Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina December 27, 2017. | Photo: Reuters ... One of Argentina's largest unions, the State workers' Association, or ATE, has announced that it will strike on Jan. 4, 2018 to protest the ...
A court in Argentina has granted house arrest to an 88-year-old former police officer who was serving a life sentence for crimes against humanity. Miguel Etchecolatz headed police investigations in Buenos Aires province from 1976 to late 1977, when Argentina was ruled by a military junta. Etchecolatz ...
The bill, which had already passed the Senate, angered many retirees and sparked huge protests on the streets of Buenos Aires on Monday night. Masked demonstrators hurled firecrackers, bottles and gasoline bombs at police officers guarding the Congress building. Security forces in the Argentine ...
Military police used water cannon, tear gas and rubber bullets against demonstrators, who threw stones and burned barricades made of rubbish outside the doors of Argentina's congress. Cabinet chief Marcos Pena accused the opposition of inciting the violence on Thursday, saying: "We saw the clear ...
A Marlborough woman is off on an adventure after winning a Prime Minister's scholarship for Latin America. Eastern Institute of technology student Lydia Hartshorne, 27, was one of 30 recipients of the scholarship worth $6800. Hartshorne will be flying to Argentina next April for an eight-week internship ...
A Marlborough woman is off on an adventure after winning a Prime Minister's scholarship for Latin America. Eastern Institute of technology student Lydia Hartshorne, 27, was one of 30 recipients of the scholarship worth $6800. Hartshorne will be flying to Argentina next April for an eight-week internship ...
The 11 chapter of WTO ministerial meets started in Buenos Aires, Argentina on December 10. ... 3. g7+ WTO: Just hours before the opening of the 11th WTO Ministerial Conference (MC11) in Buenos Aires, WTO members launched the g7+ WTO Accessions Group, a new platform designed to help ...
The statement said that Singapore will work with Argentina and the other G-20 members and attendees to achieve a successful outcome at the Buenos Aires Summit. Although Singapore is not a G-20 member, it has been invited to participate in the G-20 Summits and its related processes in 2010 and 2011 ...
Argentina's senators debate a new tax law in the Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina December 27, 2017. ... In line with IMF recommendations, Argentine politicians voted last week to reduce the country's corporate tax rate from 35 to 25 percent and increase the retirement age to 70 for both men ...
Buenos Aires, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Argentina's peso currency posted its sharpest single-day gain since August on Friday, after a loosening of government inflation targets the prior day sent it tumbling to historic lows against the U.S. dollar. The peso closed up 3.2 percent at 18.65 per dollar, recovering ...
rgentine journalists protest police action during recent demonstrations outside Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina December 27, 2017. | Photo: Reuters ... One of Argentina's largest unions, the State workers' Association, or ATE, has announced that it will strike on Jan. 4, 2018 to protest the ...

A court in Argentina has granted house arrest to an 88-year-old former police officer who was serving a life sentence for crimes against humanity. Miguel Etchecolatz headed police investigations in Buenos Aires province from 1976 to late 1977, when Argentina was ruled by a military junta. Etchecolatz ...
Horacio Vazquez, an Argentine 56-year-old engineer who bought $70,000 worth of sovereign bonds in 2000, looks at a picture of U.S. District Judge ... Griesa, whose rulings in the Argentina case brought him notoriety on Wall Street and infamy on the streets of Buenos Aires, ultimately ruled in favor of ...
Norwegian could offer one-way tickets from Buenos Aires to Mendoza, home of Argentina's famous vineyards, for $US15, Mr Melhus said. The government-set minimum price is about $US58. There are other hurdles for airlines. Pilots are required to be Argentine citizens, and there aren't enough of them.
Markle recounted to Marie Claire that she was in Buenos Aires at the time of their economic devaluation in 2002. At the time, U.S. Secretary of Treasury Paul O'Neill was in Argentina, and she remembers being just 20 years old and riding in the motorcades, thinking that she would "for sure have a career in ...
(File Image) An ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric vessel, pictured near Buenos Aires. Source: ... A new contact is made in the South Atlantic during the ongoing search for a missing Argentine submarine. ... Argentina has received help from 13 countries in its search for the San Juan submarine.
New contact detected in search for vanished Argentine submarine ... Buenos Aires - A sonar search for the Argentine submarine that disappeared on November 15 with 44 crew members on board has made a new ... Argentina has received help from 13 countries in its search for the San Juan submarine.
An Aerolineas Argentinas Boeing 737-800, registration LV-FRQ performing flight AR-1368 from Buenos Aires Aeroparque,BA (Argentina) to Santa Cruz (Bolivia), departed Aeroparque's runway 13 and was climbing out of Buenos Aires when the crew stopped the climb at FL200 reporting a "tail blow", ...
FILE - In this undated file photo provided by the Argentina navy shows an ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric vessel, near Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Navy's spokesman said Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, that U.S and Russian ships carrying remotely operated vehicles capable of deep seafloor ...
A Marlborough woman is off on an adventure after winning a Prime Minister's scholarship for Latin America. Eastern Institute of technology student Lydia Hartshorne, 27, was one of 30 recipients of the scholarship worth $6800. Hartshorne will be flying to Argentina next April for an eight-week internship ...
Nigeria has signed a joint declaration on Economic Cooperation with the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) (www.EFTA.int) in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on the sidelines of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) 11th Ministerial Conference. It also represented Africa at the Ministerial Conference ...
Buenos Aires, Argentina (JTA) -- The Jewish Argentine federation for sports and social community centers, or FACCMA, for the first time has elected a female president. Monica Sucari of Hacoaj, a sports and cultural club with 7,800 members north of Buenos Aires, was elected Monday to lead FACCMA, ...
... opening 72 local and 80 international routes to the company starting next year in a move the government said would generate 3,200 direct jobs in Argentina. In its official daily gazette, the Argentine government announced that Norwegian will have access to major airports in cities including Buenos Aires, ...
Argentina's centre-right president Mauricio Macri has come under heavy criticism for banning representatives of 26 international NGOs from attending a World Trade Organisation (WTO) ministerial conference in Buenos Aires because of their postings on social media. The Argentinian government revoked ...
The World Trade Organization's 11th ministerial meeting has opened in Buenos Aires, Argentina. ... While the opening event took place inside a newly opened plush conference hall several hundred people gathered to protest against the event in the centre of the Argentine capital. WTO meetings often ...
Argentina - The World Trade Organization opened a conference Sunday under the cloud of US hostility to multilateral trade accords. The 164-member WTO is also wracked by disagreements over China and has been struggling to kickstart stalled trade talks. The Buenos Aires meeting, which lasts ...
Argentina under its market-reform President Mauricio Macri turned back two European anti-globalization activists as they arrived at the airport to observe a large World Trade Organization ministerial meeting beginning Sunday in Buenos Aires. Last month, Argentina rescinded the credentials of some 60 ...
The bombing of the Argentinian Israelite Mutual Association (AIMA) community center in Buenos Aires, which killed and wounded more than 300 people, was Argentina's worst terror attack. Argentinian investigators accused five former Iranian officials -- including former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani ...
The statement said that Singapore will work with Argentina and the other G-20 members and attendees to achieve a successful outcome at the Buenos Aires Summit. Although Singapore is not a G-20 member, it has been invited to participate in the G-20 Summits and its related processes in 2010 and 2011 ...
... network, condemn the unprecedented and undemocratic decision by the Argentine government to revoke the accreditation of two Friends of the Earth experts and much of civil society from attending the upcoming World Trade Organisation (WTO) meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina on 10-13 December.
Tampa - Tango Buenos Aires will perform "The Spirit of Argentina" ... and was a French- Argentine singer, songwriter, composer and actor.
If you love the idea of Carnival, but would rather avoid the mania of Brazil and New Orleans, check out Buenos Aires, where the celebrations ...
workers and campesinos were out in Buenos Aires Wednesday to defend ... People," social organizations across Argentina marched to urge congress to ... in Latin America, over 11 million Argentine residents live in poverty.
The Argentine navy confirmed Thursday that its missing submarine ... Enrique Balbi said at a news conference in Buenos Aires, the capital.
Buenos Aires, Argentina -- Injection in, arms up, eyes closed. This is how 81-year-old Lola Fiskel plunges her body into a futuristic-looking ...
"Trilogy: Argentina, Colombia, Mexico" at Coleccion de Arte Amalia Lacroze de ... 141, Puerto Madero (C1107CCC), Buenos Aires, Argentina.
An Argentine submarine missing in the South Atlantic is likely to be running out ... Buenos Aires had been beginning to face domestic criticism of its handling ... Built in Germany, it underwent maintenance in 2008 in Argentina.
Buenos Aires -- Hopes that 44 crew members of a missing Argentine navy submarine may be alive rose when the defense ministry said the ...
The vessel disappeared 430km (267 miles) off the Argentine coast. ... tip of South America, to its base at Mar del Plata, south of Buenos Aires.
The ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric vessel, docked in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 2014. Argentine navy via AP file.
Argentina is in the running to become the host city for Expo Argentina Buenos Aires 2023 at Tecnopolis, the largest display of ventures and ...
Carlos Gardel was one of tango's -- and Argentina's -- great heroes and superstars. The French-Argentine singer, songwriter and composer ...
The truth is I only had two days to spend in Buenos Aires, and for a city with so ... It is here that the independence movement of Argentina began, and it also .... it is named in honour of the Argentine independence day in 1816.
Buenos Aires: The bodies of five Argentine men killed in a truck attack in New ... home town of the five men and Argentina's third-largest city.


 

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