InvestBA Private Wealth Missions To Buenos Aires & Mendoza Return

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, entrepreneurs, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism

“My wife and I are very grateful to you for exposing us to Argentina” “We were both amazed at the quality of life in general, in both Buenos Aires and Mendoza.” “My wife, 6-year-old daughter and I had an incredible time from the moment we arrived!” “We recently took our first trip to Argentina and had one of the best …

Argentina & Uruguay Rank Among The Safest Countries in Western Hemisphere

Patrick Archer competitiveness, global rankings, lifestyle, uruguay

We already know how favorably Buenos Aires ranks collectively in the Citi and Mercer global indices, while Argentina and Uruguay are consistently #1 and #2 in International Living’s Quality of Life Rankings for Latin America. Now comes a new global ranking and fortunately Argentina and Uruguay were a complete no-show: The Most Dangerous Cities in the World. Mexico-based Seguridad, Justicia …

HDI: Argentina, Uruguay Receive High Scores for Living Standards

Patrick Archer global rankings, lifestyle, uruguay

The United Nations Human Development Report 2011 is out this week, and our two favorite countries received very high marks when it comes to various measures of life expectancy, education and per capita income. Of the 187 countries surveyed, Argentina and Uruguay ranked 45th and 48th, respectively on the Human Development Index (HDI). Of the 20 countries in Latin America, Argentina ranked …

Major Milestone: Uruguay to Welcome 3 Million Tourists in 2011

Patrick Archer foreign investment, lifestyle, tourism, uruguay

For the first time in the country’s history, Uruguay will break the three million mark for visiting tourists. The record-breaking numbers were shared earlier today by Minitud, the Uruguay Ministry of Tourism and Sports. The milestone will represent a 24% increase in inbound tourists over 2010 (2.40 million) and a 64% increase over 2006 (1.82 million). In terms of revenue, …

The New Issue of Privada: Discover Uruguay

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate, uruguay

With summer in full swing in the Southern Cone, it’s that time of year to pack the bags, slather on the Coppertone, jump on a Pluna Bombardier CRJ-900 and indulge in High Season luxury a la Uruguay. We throw winks, accolades and piropos across the Ri­o de la Plata year-round, but we are turning it up a notch with the …