According to data in the report, eight women died in childbirth in 2016, less than the eleven who died in 2015, the total number of births in the country, which was down from 48,926 in 2015 to 47,049 in 2016
Home to a beautiful coastline, charming towns, green countryside dotted with cattle, and a welcoming, laid-back atmosphere is South America’s best-kept secret, Uruguay.
Trade promotion agency Uruguay XXI and the European Union delegation plan to hold the 1st European Investment Forum June 21-22 in Montevideo as part of an effort to increase business in the South American country
Employing native English speakers who understand US culture would give call centers an edge over rivals in India and the Philippines in billion-dollar industry
The Uruguay-Mexico Joint Cooperation Fund unveiled a project on Tuesday for supporting entrepreneurs via the creation of a Mexican-tested website open to founders of new businesses.
Uruguay's budget deficit reached 4% of GDP during 2016, equivalent to US$ 2.043bn, the worst performance since 1989, according to the latest figures released by the government's stats office, INE.
Mujica explicó que un país pequeño como Uruguay tiene que tener una “economía abierta” debido a su necesidad de importar y de vender “mucho al exterior”,
“The Uruguayan government must deal with an international situation full of uncertainties, and we don’t know whether this situation will lead to a trade war. Hopefully not, but it’s a latent danger,” Mujica
“The executive branch is going to take this to the end, and if China wants an agreement we’ll reach an agreement and it will be up to the legislature to either approve or reject it,” Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa
The Tourism Ministry’s newest visitor center has opened in Paysandu, a province in northwestern Uruguay, introducing visitors to the Meseta de Artigas, an area rich in history.
Latin America is one of the regions which has suffered the most from the politics of prohibition. The Uruguay program comes as states in the U.S. consider legalizing marijuana.
Uruguayan electronics technician Sergio Olivieri has developed a system that uses virtual reality, or VR, to help rehabilitate people with brain damage
None of Uruguay’s partners in Mercosur has raised objections to his government’s plan to negotiate a trade accord with China
The free trade agreement allows us to defend the presence of our products in the markets and will provide easier market access
After improving the tourist passes, the government will undertake the necessary investments to improve the logistical trade flow of cargo transport in those border passes,
El pasado 4 de octubre en Montevideo, Chile y Uruguay firmaron un tratado de libre comercio (TLC), lo que puede ser un paso relevante hacia la convergencia entre bloques como Mercosur y la Alianza del Pacífico.
The Uruguayan president, Tabaré Vázquez, announced last month in a cabinet meeting that Uruguay will sign a free-trade agreement (FTA) with Chile in September, streamlining the rules governing the bilateral flow of goods and services.
The question remains, ...Will Uruguay's legalization of recreational marijuana put illegal sellers out of business?
The goal is to help investors avoid paying taxes on their activities in both Uruguay and Chile. E-commerce, intellectual property, cooperation, labor and gender rights will be addressed in the free trade agreement.
Uruguay has a great deal of interest in advancing toward freer trade with China, since that country is Uruguay’s leading trade partner
Two firms are working legally to grow weed on behalf of the government to sell in pharmacies as the UN prepares to discuss failed ‘war on drugs’ this week
Russia and Latin America are going to discuss ways of promoting their cooperation during the Russia-Latin America forum, which to be launched today in the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo
With 95% of their electricity coming from renewable sources Uruguay's green revolution is endangered by the percentage of green house gases produced because of their growing beef industry.
The UK and Uruguay are implementing a program in science education and innovation, part of a project which consists of a series of training opportunities offered by British experts in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) for almost 100 teachers
Uruguay consumer prices rise at fastest pace in 12 Years, getting inflation accelerated to 10.23% in February as peso weakens
The two companies authorized to grow marijuana in Uruguay have started production of the crop, the Ecos.la Web site reported.
If Latam summons images of political turmoil, populist tyrants, religous mania and epic corruption, think agaoin: Tiny Uruguay, pulling itself up by its bootstraps, has morphed into one of the most progressive nations on eart
Shady deals with Venezuela reek of cronyism, must be investigated. Rather than flying suitcases full of money into a neighboring country, the Petrobras corruption scandal that emerged in Brazil in early 2014 demonstrated more sophisticated methods to help friendly foreign governments.
If you want to visit a real life paradise, Punta Del Este is the best choice. Considered as one of the most beautiful beaches of South America, it is a luxurious and beautiful destination that offers a seductive cycle of daily sunbathing and nightly carousing among other things.
In less than 10 years Uruguay has slashed its carbon footprint from the world, making the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy look simple and affordable and giving the delegates in Paris a lesson of the importance of strong-decision making.
The strong 16 pages long letter sent by OAS (Organization of American States) secretary general Luis Almagro to Venezuelan electoral officials calling for transparency, international observers and freeing political prisoners, ahead of December 6 legislative elections, triggered an immediate furious insulting reaction from Venezuela's strongman Diosdado Cabello
Enhanced-reality technologies and 360-degree video help to highlight the life of Uruguayan independence war leader Jose Artigas (1764-1850) at an interactive center inaugurated this week in the northwestern province of Paysandu.