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Move to Chile if you are an entrepreneur or an Investor

Here is an interesting conversation between a group of Chilean business people and an American investor living part time in Chile. They were curious to understand his take on Chile as a foreigner. He told them that Chile is far from perfect. But there’s one very special reason why he spends so much time there. He said it is not some cliché that Chile is the most beautiful place in the world. There are countless beautiful places in the world and Chile is certainly one of them. In the north of Chile lies…

Chile returns to more authorodox policies

Policy Failures and Corruption Scandals force Change in Chile After last years Chilean elections the new administration implemented a number of socialist programmes and fiscal policies that turned Chilean from a star economy into one in near recession. This along with corruption and incompetence at the highest levels this resulted in the new President looking for a new broom. In a dramatic but positive move she sacked all of her previously hand-picked cabinet and has replaced them with more experienced and…

Paraguay as an Investment destination

Why is Paraguay becoming popular with investors ? Paraguay Investment options give foreigners excellent choices for the serious or smaller investor. Paraguay has all the  conditions in place to attract and retain investors from all over the world, not just South America. It has a stable democratic government and private property rights are respected in the constitution. With nearly 7 million inhabitants, Paraguay is a small but open economy. Over the past decade, the Paraguayan economy grew at an average of…

GTSA – Activity Update for April 2015

GTSA UPDATE Here is a short update on what is happening in GTSA in the past month. Argentina: Residential – Buenos Aires The Buenos Aires residential market is starting to move again with sales up 23.6% in March. Prices are down on past years. Farm Market: The farm market is showing a little more optimism with the belief that with the current administration gone in the upcoming elections reason might prevail and with that profits will return. Despite the obstacles in front of investors to buy they are…

Buenos Aires Real Estate sales show dramatic improvement

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Buenos Aires real estate sales rise 24% in March Marks first year-on-year increase in eight months and raises optimism of a recovery The number of real estate sales in Buenos Aires City rose 23.6 percent in March, compared to the same month last year, a rare positive sign that could be the first hint of a recovery for the slumped market.The figures, released yesterday by the Buenos Aires City Notaries Public Association, ended eight consecutive months of decline and raised guarded hopes across the sector that…

AGRICULTURAL INVESTMENTS IN PARAGUAY: FARMING SYNDICATES OR INDIVIDUAL OWNERSHIP?

The word has been out for some time: there is a country in South America where grasses grow as tall as cattle horns and crops yield 50% more than in the pampas. Paradise? No, Paraguay Inland of the continent at the Tropic of Capricorn latitude, Paraguay is bordered by mighty rivers Paraná, Paraguay and Pilcomayo that give it access to the Atlantic Ocean. Its namesake river divides the country in two distinct regions. On the left bank, the eastern region concentrating most of the countries riches, urban settlements…