Atlanta, Buenos Aires & A Big Splash of Coke

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, ba government, buenos aires events, culture, franchises, tourism, us companies

While they are not official “Sister Cities,” Atlanta and Buenos Aires are certainly showing signs of mutual interest and future flirtation. Just last week Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin met with BA Mayor Mauricio Macri and exchanged a variety of best practices regarding cultural, urban transit and environmental programs. The most exciting news from a BA tourism standpoint was the joint …

Rock & Roll Elite Love Going “Live from Buenos Aires”

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, lifestyle

What do Madonna, U2 and The Police all have in common? Well, besides being three of the top grossing pop/rock acts of the last twenty years, all three chose to film live concert events in Buenos Aires. And if you’ve ever seen a concert in BA’s River Plate Stadium, you would understand why. The artists feed off the energy level …

Tango Elevated to Global Cultural Icon

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, culture, tourism, uruguay

Rio isn’t the only corner of the Southern Cone receiving good news and global recognition today. The tango just received cultural icon status from UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. According to BBC, “UNESCO said heritages seeking approval, transmit from ‘generation to generation’ and give ‘communities and groups a feeling of identity.’ It added that the dance ’embodies and encourages diversity …

Buenos Aires Mayor Shares His Vision in Miami

Patrick Archer ba government, buenos aires events, entrepreneurs, visionaries

Buenos Aires Mayor Mauricio Macri spoke yesterday at the Miami Herald’s Americas Conference 2009 and shared his vision for Argentina’s future. Macri, who appeared in a panel discussion with journalist Andres Oppenheimer and Buenos Aires Province Governor Daniel Scioli, was critical of mistakes made over the past 20 years. According to Poder Magazine, “Macri told those present that his work will be concentrated on …

Welcome to InvestBA.com

Patrick Archer agribusiness, arts & entertainment, ba government, buenos aires events, competitiveness, culture, entrepreneurs, foreign investment, franchises, lifestyle, real estate, technology, tourism, visionaries

InvestBA is dedicated to promoting real estate investment opportunities in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Uruguay for private investors and companies abroad. With a population approaching 14 million residents, Buenos Aires is a dynamic marketplace where European sophistication meets Latin hospitality. For decades, Buenos Aires has been referred to as “The Paris of South America;” however, a more apt description today would …