Agribusiness Dominates List Of Wealthiest People In Uruguay

Patrick Archer agribusiness, global rankings, lifestyle, real estate, uruguay, wine & vineyards

In some countries, it’s who owns the oil. In others, its who creates the next Instagram or Twitter. But in Uruguay, it’s who owns the land and what they produce from sheep to steers to soybeans. The 120 Richest People in Uruguay is the headline of the list compiled by Entorno Inteligente which is dominated by large-scale land owners and …

Buenos Aires Wins 2014 Sustainable Transportation Award

Patrick Archer ba government, buenos aires events, creative class, global rankings, lifestyle, visionaries

The City of Buenos Aires has taken some giant steps forward in becoming a more sustainable city over the past five years. From the introduction of the first Metrobus line to the launch of the EcoBici program, BA is definitely a a more commuter and pedestrian-friendly metro these days….not any easy task for one of the World’s Top 5 MegaCities. Now …

The Economist Names Uruguay “Country Of The Year”

Patrick Archer competitiveness, culture, global rankings, lifestyle, uruguay, visionaries

It’s been a wonderful year of triumphs and international accolades for tiny Uruguay. From the most transparent to the least corrupt to the cultural capital and best quality of life in Latin America, it would be hard to top the superlatives bestowed upon the ROU in 2013. Now the editorial board of The Economist is naming Uruguay its “Country of the …

BuzzFeed Makes The Case For Moving To Uruguay

Patrick Archer agribusiness, foreign investment, global rankings, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay, visionaries

BuzzFeed, the NYC-based media company and detector of what’s hip, hot and trending on the web, offers a compelling, hyperlinked list of 21 Reasons Why You Need To Move To Uruguay in 2014. The BuzzFeed list covers everything from banking laws to beautiful beaches to beef production before arriving at the best reason to move to Uruguay: the people, which …

Uruguay Is The Most Transparent Country In Latin America

Patrick Archer agribusiness, competitiveness, foreign investment, global rankings, lifestyle, real estate, uruguay

More positive reinforcement today for foreign investors considering Uruguay as a destination for portfolio diversification and wealth preservation. Uruguay is Viewed As the Most Transparent Country in Latin America is the headline in today’s El Observador summarizing the 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index from Berlin-based Transparency International. On a scale from 0 (totally corrupt) to 100 (very transparent), Uruguay is the …