Hilton Announces New Buenos Aires Hotel & Residences

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Hilton Worldwide signed a management agreement this week for a new US$44-million Hilton Hotel & Residences to be built in the Buenos Aires Province town of Pilar. The new hotel will be located in the heart of the Pilar Golf Club, a 432-acre master-planned community and 27-hole golf club on the outskirts of Buenos Aires. The new Hilton Pilar Hotel …

Uruguay Building Massive Science & Tech Free Trade Zone

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Forward-thinking Uruguay is making another massive infrastructure investment in order to court more international companies and domestic innovation in the fields of science and technology. The Parque de las Ciencias (Park of the Sciences) is being built on the outskirts of Montevideo with the stated goal of becoming the most modern free-trade zone in all of Latin America. Companies relocating …

Paz E Sossego: Montevideo An Emerging Refuge For Brazilians

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This today, according to Parana Online’s Marcio Barros who pens a detailed analysis of Montevideo’s allure for a growing number of tourism and business-minded Brazilians. “Montevideo is a charming city with an ideal tranquility for those who are searching for some peace and quiet. Located in the southern part of the country, the Uruguay capital is the Latin American city …

New Salto Hotel & Casino Adds To Uruguay Gaming Sector

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From Montevideo to Rivera to Atlantida, 2012 has been the Year of the Casino in Uruguay considering the number of new projects announced, under construction or opening their doors. Now add Salto to the list of Uruguay cities cutting the ribbon on a new casino. Opening next Friday, the Salto Hotel & Casino is a 6-story, 57-room hotel in the …

50% Decline in Real Estate Classifeds in Buenos Aires

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The number of residential properties being advertised for sale in the City of Buenos Aires has fallen 50% compared to last year, as more dollar-seeking BA property owners put their listings on the back burner. The market study from Reporte Inmobiliario is a measure of the total number of real estate classified ads published in BA papers on the first Saturday …