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Argentina impulsa inversiones en energía eólica

Argentina impulsa inversiones en energía eólica El gobierno local de la cuidad argentina comenzó a medir las condiciones del viento en distintos puntos del territorio provincial, con el objetivo de producir electricidad en base a la energía eólica en un futuro próximo. El proceso tiene su origen en un convenio que se firmó el año pasado entre…

YOO NORDELTA

YOO arrives to Argentina!  YOO Nordelta, a six-hectare project located just thirty minutes from down town Buenos Aires located in the heart of the prestigious barrio cerado of Nordelta. #adp02 YOO is an international real estate development brand formed by John Hitchcox and Philippe Starck.  John Hitchcox, a successful property developer from London who transformed normal lofts into…

Asia eyes investment opportunities in Latin America

Asia and Latin America should have more commercial and investment links. The combined population of the two continents provide a huge enough market for joint business opportunities. These are among the suggestions of delegates at the Asia Latin American Legal Summit. By Thomas Cho | channelnewsasia.com Trade between Latin America and Asia have…

South America is voted by International Living Magazine as one of the best places to retire

Each year International Living produces a list that in their opinion reflects the best countries in the world to retire to. Interestingly in 2009 seven of the top ten countries were in South America. I would suspect that unless they change the criteria over the next few years as Europe and the USA struggle to…

Jim Rogers: Agriculture in my view is one of the best places to be in the Next 30 Years

Agriculture in my view is one of the best places to be in the Next 30 Years , I mean all these people getting MBAs are making (imperative?) mistake , they should get farming degrees …agriculture has been a disaster for the last thirty years , I think that the agricultural products are going to be one of…

Brazil: soya bonanza

Brazil: soya bonanza The spectre of some kind of a Chinese “landing” still haunts commodity producers. But in spite of the spooks, this has been a week of good news for producers of soya, Brazil’s third most important export. by Vincent Bevins @blogs.ft First, Latin America’s largest country more than doubled the volume of soya products it exported in the first quarter…

Brazil housing boom forcing switch to private market: Mortgages

Brazil’s five interest rate cuts and the use of 2.5 billion reais ($1.4 billion) of workers’ compensation funds to buy mortgage bonds are breathing life into the home loan market as the government seeks to address a shortage of 6.3 million homes. By Gabrielle Coppola and Nadja Brandt @Bloomberg The central bank’s plan to lower…

Australian Farming Experts recomend South America

FARMERS may turn to buying property across the globe should climate change effects bite hard, a Geelong agriculture forum heard yesterday. The agricultural college’s carbon discussion heard the views of some of the country’s peak climate change and agriculture experts. The forum heard dire outlooks for Australia’s pastoral land,…

GTSA – Staff News Update. Expanding into the Cordoba Region

GTSA – Staff News Update.  Expanding into the Cordoba Region For those who dont know much about this part of Argentina here is some basic details. Córdoba city is located near the geographical center of Argentina 700 km northwest of Buenos Aires and is the capital of Córdoba Province. It is the second largest city in Argentina after…

New Zealanders invest in South America

By ROD ORAM – Sunday Star Times | Milking greener pastures #adp02 Faced with high land values and falling milk prices at home, a growing number of New Zealand dairy farmers are invest in South America, the United States, eastern Europe and Russia. They are attracted by rapidly expanding dairy sectors and potentially more profitable business models. By…

Investor Heaven or Hell in Latin America ?

Investor stress levels seem to have diminished considerably over the past 12 months, according to a new poll of investor sentiment conducted at our 15th Annual Investor Conference held January 11-13 in Cancun, Mexico. Each year, we survey investor sentiment to see how attitudes have changed over the course of the previous year. In this survey, fewer investors agreed…

CRESUD – A snapshot of a premier S. A. farming company

CRESY Competitors Cresud major competitors are agriculture giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), and other agri players like Cargill and DeWied International. With global food demand forecasted to be strong for at least the next five years, and current food crises worldwide, the current agriculture companies should do pretty well intermediate to…

Uruguay – Best Montevideo Suburbs to invest in right now

– Ciudad Vieja: The original historic center of Montevideo, where antique home restorations is the name of the game. – Centro: Montevideo’s commercial center, adjacent to Ciudad Vieja, with property prices among the lowest in the city. – Pocitos: An upscale community that’s among the favorites of Uruguayans. – Buceo, Malvin, and Punta…

Uruguay – One of the best places for bluberries

Why Uruguay to plant blueberries? Uruguay – One of the best places for bluberries The Uruguayan tax system is very advantageous for blueberry growers: The fruit has no export taxes. The workers total costs are the lowest of the MERCOSUR countries. In case the Uruguayan government changes the laws or/and taxes, investors have the possibility to…

Uruguay – La Pedrera for surfers

Uruguay – La Pedrera for surfers Uruguay has around 340km of beautiful beaches. But 240km east from its capital Montevideo, there is small beautiful jewel called La Pedrera. With about some 100´s year round habitants and more than 10.000 in summer, (Dec to Feb) you could experience a total relaxed holiday if you hate crowds, or a highly partying place if your…