New Buenos Aires Expo & Convention Center “Rising” Below Recoleta

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The new Buenos Aires Convention & Expo Center (CEC) is under construction in Recoleta and promises to be another transformative project in terms of creating green space, enhancing quality of life and attracting large-scale expo tourism year-round. The City of Buenos Aires is spending $336 million pesos (US$41.3 million) on the 22,000 square meter (234,000 square foot) project which is currently …

Bid Process Opens For New Buenos Aires Convention Center

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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 …

Argentina’s Largest Convention Center Suddenly Nationalized

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It’s one of the largest convention centers in Latin America and has hosted millions of Buenos Aires visitors in recent years attending international expos like the International Tourism Fair and arteBA. It’s also some of the most valuable real estate in Palermo fronting the Plaza Italia and across Avenida Sarmiento from another controversial prize and political football, the Buenos Aires Zoo. …