Azul: The JetBlue of South America to Launch Argentina, Uruguay Routes

Patrick Archer competitiveness, foreign investment, tourism, uruguay, visionaries

Clean, modern aircraft, cheap flights, the most user-friendly airline website, extra legroom, great in-flight entertainment and delicious snacks on board. We must be talking about JetBlue, right? Well, sort of. Brazil-based Azul Airlines is the JetBlue of South America thanks in large part to visionary CEO David Neeleman, the Brazilian-born American who founded JetBlue in 1999, left the company in 2008 …

InvestBA Featured in Luxury Latin America Article on Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer aruba, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism

Argentina polo, wine and luxury travel writer Cathy Brown has penned a wonderful Buenos Aires real estate article in the new issue of Luxury Latin America, the leading source of information for the best hotels and luxury tours in Mexico, Central America, and South America. With “At Home in a Vibrant City: Buying Real Estate in Buenos Aires,” Brown offers a …

Buenos Aires Forum Courts Chinese Investment in Argentina

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, competitiveness, foreign investment

Bilateral relations between Argentina and China are strong and getting stronger thanks to this week’s Forum to Promote Chinese Investment in Argentina held at the Palacio San Martin in Buenos Aires. The event brought together representatives from 18 of China’s largest companies together with dozens of Argentine businessmen looking to cultivate strategic relations with their Asian counterparts. The Chinese executives …

What Do You Need to Become a Winemaker in Argentina?

Patrick Archer aruba, creative class, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, wine & vineyards

From Bono to De Niro, the list of ricos y famosos buying their own private vineyards in Argentina keeps getting longer, as global appreciation and demand for Argentine wines continue to soar. But you don’t have to be the frontman for rock’s top-grossing act or the world’s greatest living actor to own your own vineyard and bottle your own private …

Incentives Could Make Argentina Cruise Season A Year Round Celebration

Patrick Archer foreign investment, lifestyle, tourism, vanityba

Just before the official beginning of cruise season here in the Southern Cone, we explained how the season just keeps getting longer in Argentina and Uruguay. What used to be a tight two-month window with only a few vessels has suddenly blossomed into a seven-month engagement with hundreds of ships and thousands of visitors from as far away as the …