Buenos Aires Forum Courts Chinese Investment in Argentina

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, competitiveness, foreign investment

Bilateral relations between Argentina and China are strong and getting stronger thanks to this week’s Forum to Promote Chinese Investment in Argentina held at the Palacio San Martin in Buenos Aires. The event brought together representatives from 18 of China’s largest companies together with dozens of Argentine businessmen looking to cultivate strategic relations with their Asian counterparts. The Chinese executives …

Domexpo: “The Russians Are Ready To Discover Argentina”

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate

Argentina investment opportunities are on full display this weekend at Russia’s largest real estate expo, and the millionaires and 120 Russian real estate companies in attendance are getting a Spanish lesson in affordability. Roxana Acotto from La Voz del Interior says the Expo’s 220 stands feature everything from Madrid mid-rises to Greek islands to hotels in Thailand, and very few …

Domexpo: Argentina For Sale at Russian Real Estate Expo

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate

Domexpo, Russia’s largest and most important real estate expo begins October 6. Last year’s event drew over 200 companies and investors from forty countries looking for commercial and residential properties in Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Sochi, as well as banks like HSBC and SGE looking to finance the deals. And while inbound investment represents the majority of business conducted at …

Porsche Argentina Will Trade Carreras for Cabernet Franc

Patrick Archer foreign investment, lifestyle, wine & vineyards

As we’ve seen in recent spats with Brazil and China, Argentina’s trade balance can be a sensitive issue for the Casa Rosada. But the backlash moved beyond BRIC-landia when the Ministry of Interior Trade decided to go after luxury automakers who ship high-end cars to Argentina without buying anything in return. And while several U.S., European and Asian countries export …

From Bollywood to Tata to Gaturro, Argentina Courts the “I” in BRIC

Patrick Archer agribusiness, argentina polo, buenos aires events, foreign investment

From Bollywood in BA to the Gujarat Builders Argentina Trade Mission to Tata’s Arrival in the BA Tech District, InvestBA has charted the strengthening ties between Argentina and India in 2010. Now Financial Times says these bilateral outreach efforts are not only paying cultural dividends, the two countries are rapidly forging a two-way trade relationship worth US$3.8 billion, up 150% …