The Argentina Investment Report for December 08, 2015

[soliloquy id=”21320″] The Argentina Investment Report for December 08, 2015 By Patrick Archer – @InvestBA The Argentina Investment Report is a weekly snapshot of headlines regarding the country’s changing economic landscape; as well as the challenges, risks and opportunities awaiting foreign investors in Argentina.  Fiat Chrysler will invest US$650 million in its Córdoba plant to produce a new model that will be exported to …

The Argentina Investment Report for December 01, 2015

[soliloquy id=”21295″] By Patrick Archer – @InvestBA The Argentina Investment Report for December 01, 2015 The Argentina Investment Report is a weekly snapshot of headlines regarding the country’s changing economic outlook; as well as the challenges, risks and opportunities awaiting foreign investors in Argentina.  “The First Signs of Confidence” – Clarín op-ed by Dante Sica, former national secretary of industry and mining, who says “generating …

Buenos Aires Launches Visionary Urban Greening Plan

[soliloquy id=”20104″] The City of Buenos Aires is planning a green urban revolution to add hundreds of acres of new parks and hundreds of thousands of new trees throughout the Argentine capital and global megacity over the next twenty years. The plan, unveiled yesterday at the Costanera Sur Ecological Reserve, envisions adding 78 new neighborhood plazas, 12 large municipal parks, …

Buenos Aires Wins 2014 Sustainable Transportation Award

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 …

Bid Process Opens For New Buenos Aires Convention Center

Convention and expo tourism in Buenos Aires has surged in recent years, so the city’s newest urban development project should be a magnet for attracting more international trade and industry expos. The City of Buenos Aires will open a bid process before the end of the year for the construction of a new 200,000 square foot (19,000 m2) Convention and …