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Montevideo, March 26th 2019 - 16:43 UTC


  • Thursday, March 27th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Uruguay's flag air carrier presents Bombardier CRJ900

    PLUNA  new Bombardier CRJ900

    Uruguay's flag air carrier PLUNA officially presented this week the first of fifteen Canadian manufactured Bombardier CRJ900 models with which the now partly privatized company intends to renew its fleet and regional business opportunities.

  • Wednesday, March 26th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    ICG Software opens own headquarters in Uruguay

    Responding to the need to increment our international expansion, the ICG Software group will open an own office in the Oriental Republic of Uruguay, in order to foster the strong growth of business in the Southern Cone.

  • Tuesday, March 25th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Tata Motors takes over Jaguar and Land Rover this week

    Jaguar & Land Rover have a new home: India

    Ford is expected to announce on Wednesday the sale of Jaguar and Land Rover to India's Tata Motor's reported the Financial Times. The approximately 2 billion US dollars deal will include a pledge by Ford to contribute to the two brands' pension fund, and by Tata to continue buying engines from Ford, sensitive points with trade unions.

  • Thursday, March 20th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Spain faces excess housing: 3 million flats empty

    A new United Nations report has criticized the housing policy in Spain, and highlighted the fact that local councils have been dependent on granting of building licences and other real estate deals for their income.

  • Thursday, March 20th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    “Severe production deficit” forecasted for soybean

    Global 2007-08 soybean harvests will total 221.33 million tons, below forecast consumption of 239.49 million tons, Hamburg-based oilseeds analysts Oil World estimates. This compares to 2006/07 output of 237.79 million tons and consumption of 225.34 million tons.

  • Thursday, March 20th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Brazil offering frigates and subs to Middle East

    Brazilean sub class Tupi

    Encouraged by Brazil's resurgent economy, ship builders are making a strong bid to enter the naval market in the region with an array of weaponry including submarines. A leader in naval technology, Rio-based, Emgepron (Empressa Gerencial De Projetos Navais) is displaying its products at the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition Conference (Dimdex 2008).

  • Thursday, March 13th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Foreign investment in Chile doubles to 15 billion in 2007

    The Chile Foreign Investment Committee (FIC) reported Wednesday that foreign investment in Chile almost doubled to 15 billion US dollars in 2007. Meanwhile, foreign direct investment (FDI) grew almost 94%, compared to 2006.

  • Thursday, March 13th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Airbus 380 lands in Chile at the end of March for air show

    The world's largest passenger aircraft, Airbus 380 will be landing in Chile at the end of the month to participate in the International Air and Space Fair, FIDE.

  • Wednesday, March 12th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Brazil is Chile's main direct foreign investment target

    Santiago daily La Tercera reported that Brazil has become the top destination for Chilean foreign direct investment in 2007: more than 44% of the Chile's foreign direct investment, 427 million US dollars, was directed towards South America's largest economy.

  • Tuesday, March 11th 2008 - 21:00 UTC

    Exxon has no intention of selling assets in Argentina

    Exxon Mobil Corp. said Monday it has no intention of selling its Esso unit refinery, service stations or other assets in Argentina, ending months of speculation about unsolicited purchase offers. Esso has operated in Argentina for more than ninety years.