Winds Of Change Blow Uruguay Toward Energy Independence

Patrick Archer agribusiness, competitiveness, creative class, foreign investment, real estate, technology, uruguay, visionaries

With presidential elections inching ever closer in Uruguay, the candidates are plastering the capital city of Montevideo with campaign billboards promising a better life and a brighter future. And while most of these adverts feature the requisite, Photoshopped images of the candidates with perfectly-coiffed hair and million-dollar smiles, the most powerful and effective billboard features a lone wind turbine spinning …

First Hotel Fasano Opens in Punta del Este

Patrick Archer foreign investment, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay

Among the many new luxury developments unveiled this summer season in Punta del Este, the debut of Brazilian developer JHSF’s first property in Uruguay was one of the most anticipated. The Hotel Fasano Las Piedras officially opened in December and the grand opening buzz carried over into January during the height of the Summer Season. Las Piedras is emblematic of …