The Government will allocate 180 million pesos ($1.92 mn) to finance ventures that incorporate innovation and Industry 4.0 solutions or contribute to generating positive social and environmental impact in their communities at the local, regional and provincial level.
The Common Investment Fund (FCI) of the Ualá wallet became the second largest in the country after registering an increase of 190% in the number of investment accounts and 223% in the amount of money invested pandemic. One million people transferred resources to this digital instrument. 65% of the accounts belong to people between 18 and 30 years of age, and 40% of the investor base through the application are women.
The taste of the producers in the face of the substantial price increases is more bitter than sweet, since they do not receive the total price, but only 37% of what quoted on the international market due to export duties, which today are 33%, and the exchange rate gap.
The increase in fuel prices -of up to 10% in dollar terms- and reducing costs allowed YPF to improve its results. The company had revenues of $2.65 billion, still below its turnover in the same period of 2020 of $2.83 billion. The company had a net loss of $25 million.
In 10 years, the prices of basic foodstuffs increased more than twice as much as the minimum wage and have risen more than 50% above the minimum pension. Purchasing power deteriorated, and with the minimum wage today, one can buy less than half of the food purchased in April 2011. And with the pension a third less than at that time. The primary food basket has risen 2,413%.