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Paraguay will grow by 3.1% in 2016

chart of Paraguay will grow by 3.1% in 2016
BBVA Research has confirmed its estimate that Paraguay will grow by 3.1% in 2016. The Government of Paraguay also maintains the same expectation of 3.1% this year. If maintained, the trend will show Paraguay to be the third fastest growing economy in the region this year. Juan Ruiz, chief economist at BBVA Research for South America said: “In Paraguay, we…

Entering South America – 7 Essential Tips to make your life easier

Our top tips are based on our experience assisting hundreds of companies enter the Latin American Region and are directly relevant to many of the legal and operating issues which you are likely to encounter. Understanding the different issues will be the difference between a successful entry or one that is filled with stress and problems.…

Almagro Suburb is the best buy in Buenos Aires today!

Almagro Suburb Buenos Aires
Almagro Suburb, by far, offers the best real estate opportunities today in Buenos Aires. It is one of the most traditional neighborhoods in the city, where your dollar, peso or euro buys you almost twice the square footage. And is most sought after by investors in the real estate market as well as by potential tenants and buyers, due to its…

A 750% Increase in Paraguay’s Harvest Area

photo by Yenia Rivarola. 750% Aumenta Cosecha en Paraguay
Grain production has shown a 750% increase in Paraguay’s harvest area in the last 25 years. The export of grain accounts for $5 billion USD in revenue for Paraguay. In turn, transportation by truck for the export of grain means heavy congestion on the roads, which have been very poorly maintained and are insufficient for the increased demand. The most…

What is happening to Chile’s economy ?

Chile’s business community can seem a hysterical bunch at times, seeing socialism round every corner and warning of economic Armageddon. Business confidence in the world’s largest copper producer is now lower than it was when Lehman Brothers Holding Inc. declared bankruptcy in September 2008 and plunged the global economy into its worst post-war crisis. Consumers…

Change in law to start avalanche of investment in Brazil Farmland

Investment in Brazil land due to Boom The imminent lifting of Brazil farmland limits on foreign ownership is expected to unleash investments, principally by large funds in search of long-term returns, and reignite a slice of the stagnant real estate market. The government of President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva shocked investors in…