The drop in the country's economic activity after lockdown measures is worse than the one seen during the four years that preceded the 2001 crisis.
As the number of coronavirus-related deaths in Argentina reached 1,124 this morning, the national government considers going back to a strict mandatory lockdown.
Countries with no early lockdowns such as Brazil and Chile lead in deaths, but Uruguay's success suggests other factors are also in play
The return of import permits raises alarms among economists, as country goes back to old tricks to stop losing dollars
Which regions are most at risk from the pandemic? Are poorer or richer neighborhoods seeing more cases?
New daily registered cases and deaths are both on the rise as Buenos Aires authorities tighten restrictions
Contraction could be much larger than official estimates, with some sectors' output dropping by half or more
Use of public transportation collapsed by 87 percent with the lockdown, but is now slowly moving back up as risk areas show some red flags
Contact tracing in Buenos Aires City's Villa 31 lead to new nationwide detection peak, but many more slums face high contagion risks
COVID-19 deaths per day have remained mostly flat, but the economy is showing growing signs of trouble ahead