Women Launch One-Third of Small Businesses in Argentina

The Economist just released their annual Women’s Economic Opportunity Index, and the good news regionally is Uruguay’s third-place ranking in the Americas right behind the United States and Canada. Argentina, however, ranked #9 out of 19 countries in the Americas which raises the question: Why?┬áThe Economist draws heavily on data from an alphabet soup of organizations with members who don’t …

Argentina Social Gaming Studios Attracting The Creative Class

The number of video game studios keeps growing in Argentina, and the demand for creative professionals keeps rising along with the complexity of games being developed for smartphones and tablets. According to iProfesional’s Cecilia Novoa, there are now 65 video game studios in Argentina, and 95% of the games and apps they produce are exported to foreign countries with the …

InvestBA Private Wealth Missions To Buenos Aires & Mendoza Return

“My wife and I are very grateful to you for exposing us to Argentina” “We were both amazed at the quality of life in general, in both Buenos Aires and Mendoza.” “My wife, 6-year-old daughter and I had an incredible time from the moment we arrived!” “We recently took our first trip to Argentina and had one of the best …

Buenos Aires Tech District Welcomes 100th Company, Property Values Rising

The Buenos Aires neighborhood of Parque Patricios is quickly becoming a hip haven for tech companies, young professionals and small service-oriented businesses hoping to cater to the new incoming wave of tech talent. At the core of the barrio, the City of Buenos Aires Technology District is the magnet which is attracting the talent and simultaneously revitalizing the neighborhood. Clarin’s …

VanityBA: Mark Zuckerberg, David Guetta Greet New Year in Punta del Este

Susana Gimenez, Jean Claude Van Damme, Pamela Anderson, the Wayans Brothers… there was a time when summer vacations in Punta del Este only attracted celebrities who were a.) completely irrelevant to anyone outside of Argentina, b.) a few decades past their prime or c.) celebrities entre comillas. All that changed yesterday with the arrival of two bona fide celebrities who …