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07.09.11

Best business climate for business in Latin America

Best business climate for business in Latin America

Uruguay is the country with the best climate for business in Latin America, after increasing its score from 7.0 to 7.5 in July, according to a study by Brazil's Getulio Vargas Foundation.

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06.09.11

Standard & Poor's raised Uruguayan rating

Standard & Poor's raised Uruguayan rating

The risk rating company Standard & Poor´s raised Uruguayan rating to BB plus from BB, leaving the country one step away from investment grade. S & P was the only one of the big three (with Moddy´s and Fitch) which kept Uruguay under that note.

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05.09.11

Real Estate in Punta Del Este move US$ 7 million per day

Real Estate in Punta Del Este move US$ 7 million per day

The real state business in Maldonado province moves US$ 2.550 million between April 2010 and April 2011, which is the same to US$ 7 million per day in real state transactions. The business is mainly focus in Punta del Este and the small farms area.

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20.08.11

Customs seized goods for more than U$S 2 million

Customs seized goods for more than U$S 2 million

In the first six months of 2011, the DNA carried out 1.153 seizure operatives for a total amount of goods of U$S 2.3 million. Last year 2.027 seizures were done for U$S 5.11 million, while 2.045 in 2009 for a total of U$S 4.2 million. According to projections, the DNA expects to end the year with similar numbers as the recorded in the previous ones.

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17.07.11

Surprising numbers in Montevideo´s Port

Surprising numbers in Montevideo´s Port

From May 2010 to may 2011 Montevideo´s Port registered a movement of 810.000 TEUS.

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