News and Information - Punta del Este - Uruguay
Why This U.S. Couple Decided to Retire in Uruguay
A search for affordable health care led this New Mexico couple to find happiness in Montevideo
Secret Beaches and Private Islands: A Guide to José Ignacio, Uruguay
Beginning in November and running through February, Uruguay’s José Ignacio transforms from a sleepy fishing village into a buzzing haven for surfers and international jet-setters swapping their winters for South America’s summer season.
Have a Perfect Beach Vacation in Jose Ignacio, Uruguay
Old Montauk meets Malibu in Jose Ignacio and the coastal towns surrounding Punta del Este in Southeastern Uruguay.
Extends benefits to tourists who visits Punta Del Este until July 2015.
According to the decree 191/014, from July 11, 2014, the benefit to non-resident tourists extends, to July 31, 2015.
Crisis = Opportunity
The historical influence that Argentina has over the Punta del Este real estate market has been, is and probably will still be very important, I would say.
Foretell that Uruguay will be cheaper in dollars than in the last 5 years.
Warm months are coming and vacations plans begin. Punta del Este is one of the most coveted from the southern hemisphere at this time of the year.
Government bets on welcoming 100.000 brazilian tourists more this summer.
The undersecretary of Tourism, Antonio Carámbula, will be leading a delegation in exhibition in the neighbor country with the target of attract tourists who expend more than the average.
Uruguay destines US$ 7 millions to promotion for season 2014
The minister said that an investment will go "a little more" to promotion in Brazil, where the country wants to have a stronger presence.
The cards will be essential for this summer vacation
"All real estate are working with credit cards, which I think will be a fundamental tool for rentals this season"
Brazil's Largest Real Estate Investor Gathering
The Real Estate Brazil Forum 2013 is a unique senior level executive forum pertaining to the interests of both International and Brazilian institutional investors in Latin America.
Flamingos in the Ecoparque Maldonado
The Administration of the Department said the future Ecoparque Maldonado "Star Tourist Product". Among the attractions of the place stands the sighting of flamingos.
Uruguay third candidate country attractive for investment
Of a total of 200 countries surveyed in the world, the American specialist consultancy AT Kearney, in its Global Development Index of Retail, places our country in third place.
ANCAP in 2015 made first offshore platform drilling
ANCAP´s delegation met with companies in Europe BG, Total and Tullow Oil, awarded for exploration and exploitation of offshore platform blocks in Uruguay.
Uruguay is promoted as the most "gay friendly" country in American
Vice Minister traveled to Argentina for offer the country as a homosexual destination.
Uruguay changed its tourist image in Asia with the help of Air France
Uruguay boost its tourist image in the Asian market through an agreement with the French airline Air France including in-flight magazine of all reports Promotional flights during the months of July and August, today announced authorities.
London Taxis promote Uruguay with tourist images
As part of the joint promotion campaign in the UK between Air France and the Ministry of Tourism, 78 typical London taxis take from Wednesday plots Uruguay tourism image.
The World Bank: Uruguay is the Latin American country with the highest middle class.
The 63% of Uruguayans own parameters is part of a middle class, the largest segment of this sector in any country in Latin America, said a report by the World Bank (WB) released by the local press.
Increased land sales in the second half of this year.
Traders expect the sale of Uruguayan fields have a rebound in the second half of the year. The earth ceased to be a rather speculative and most buyers are Uruguayans.
Important Spanish investors expand business in Punta del Este
Spanish businessmen linked to Mansa Tower 16, expressed to authorities of the Municipality of Maldonado and Punta del Este Target institution, its intention to continue to invest and expand business in the department.
Competition for the award year tourist town
In order to decentralize and to break the seasonality, the Ministry of Tourism launched this competition aimed at promoting local development projects to give boost to innovation and diversification of tourism.