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Pandemic Year Sees Uruguay Crowned Emerging-Market Bond King

2020-12-03T14:35:11-03:00December 3, 2020|Categories: Economy|Tags: , , |

Uruguay’s dollar bonds have outperformed all their emerging-market peers this year as the small nation, sandwiched between the Covid-19 hotspots of Argentina and Brazil, gives its neighbors a masterclass on how to deal with the pandemic. Uruguay’s bonds have returned 14.8%, more than double that in China and Russia, according to the Bloomberg Barclays Emerging [...]

France praises the work of Plan Ceibal in uruguayan education

2020-04-14T19:56:20-03:00April 13, 2020|Categories: Country Brand, Health, Science and Technology|Tags: , , |

The French state media highlighted the benefits of virtual education in the times of COVID-19. With the headline "In Uruguay, confined students benefit from a unique virtual education policy", the French state-run media Radio France Internationale (RFI) highlighted the key role that Plan Ceibal ("One Laptop Per Child") currently plays in continuing with the educational tasks [...]

MONTEVIDEO IS THE SOUTH AMERICAN CITY WITH THE HIGHEST QUALITY OF LIFE

2019-04-26T10:25:35-03:00April 26, 2019|Categories: Home|Tags: , , , , |

The Uruguayan capital was once again valued by the consulting firm Mercer and retains its status in the 2019 ranking in the region. Mercer's latest evaluation valued Montevideo, the capital city of Uruguay, as the one with the highest quality of life in South America. In this annual ranking, the most southern capital of the [...]