After the announcement of inflation in March, which reached 6.7%, and that projected for the month of April, which would also be around 6%, the increase in products and services throughout the country will continue.
In the first place, there is a new increase related to school transportation in Córdoba. According to the school transport cooperative, the rate increase will be 15% and will take effect from the beginning of this month. At the beginning of the school year, in mid-February they had announced the first increase of the year.
From Cooperativa TEC, they justified the increase “due to the current situation of rising fuel prices and others, seeing us affected like everyone else by the country’s economic situation.” “We try to absorb most of the costs but it is impossible for us not to incur the rate increase.”
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But not only school transportation will increase the expenses of the Cordovan pocket, the increases authorized by the National Government are added for the national month. This is a 9.5% increase for internet rates, fixed/mobile telephony and cable and satellite television. The measure was confirmed through Resolution 725/2022 published in the Official Gazette.
According to the document, there will be two increases of 9.5% each, to be applied this May and next July. In addition, the authorities also ordered a specific increase in the maximum amounts that cell phone companies can charge in the prepaid mode.
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