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08 Aug 2019 | 03:38 AM UTC

Argentina: Buenos Aires subway workers to strike August 8

Argentina News Alert

Subway workers in Buenos Aires plan two-hour strike for August 8; public transportation disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 8/8/2019, 12:00 AM until 8/8/2019, 11:59 PM (America/Buenos_Aires). COUNTRY/REGION Buenos Aires

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Event

Workers on Buenos Aires's Subte (subway) lines B, C, and E are planning to hold a two-hour strike on the morning (local time) of Thursday, August 8. The strike is scheduled to begin at 05:30 and is expected to end at 07:30. However, workers may vote to extend the work stoppage during a union meeting that will be held at the same time as the strike. Union members are protesting staff shortages at ticket offices in recently opened stations. Public transportation disruptions are anticipated throughout Thursday morning, along with an increased demand in alternative modes of transportation.

Advice

Individuals in Buenos Aires are advised to keep abreast of the situation, plan alternate means of transportation, and allow additional time to travel.

 

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