Uruguay Hotel Reservations Have Tripled Over The Past Decade

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

The number of tourists coming to Uruguay has doubled over the past decade, while the number of Uruguay hotel reservations has tripled, according to new information from the Ministry of Tourism and Sports. Between January and September, Tourists Spent US$570 Million In Uruguay Hotels, is the headline of Luis Custodio’s detailed analysis of the rapid evolution of Uruguay’s hotel sector over …

Uruguay New Hotel Construction Wave Moves Beyond The Coast

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

The recent wave of Uruguay luxury hotel construction and renovation continues rising and spreading from Montevideo and Punta del Este into the country’s previously underserved interior. The current boom was set into motion with the approval of pro-tourism legislation in 2007 when the only luxury hotels could be found in coastal areas like Montevideo, Maldonado and Colonia. Today, Uruguay has …

Uruguay Is The Most Transparent Country In Latin America

Patrick Archer agribusiness, competitiveness, foreign investment, global rankings, lifestyle, real estate, uruguay

More positive reinforcement today for foreign investors considering Uruguay as a destination for portfolio diversification and wealth preservation. Uruguay is Viewed As the Most Transparent Country in Latin America is the headline in today’s El Observador summarizing the 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index from Berlin-based Transparency International. On a scale from 0 (totally corrupt) to 100 (very transparent), Uruguay is the …

Global Study Shows Forestry’s Rapid Evolution In Uruguay

Patrick Archer agribusiness, global rankings, real estate, uruguay

A new report this week in the journal Science summarizes the state of global deforestation over the past twelve years, and Uruguay is one of the few countries where the forest landscape is much more abundant than just a decade ago. Over a period of four years a University of Maryland-led team of scientists analyzed over 650,000 satellite images to …

Uruguay Extra Virgin Olive Oil Earns Global Elite Status

Patrick Archer agribusiness, lifestyle, real estate, uruguay, wine & vineyards

One year after joining the ranks of the world’s top ten producers in terms of quality, the Uruguay olive oil industry is preparing for another record harvest and rising exports in 2014. “The Uruguay Olive Begins To Appear Around The World” is the title of Valentin Trujillo’s detailed analysis of the evolution of the Uruguay olive industry from its humble …