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Ocean patrol vessels for Uruguay: Chinese pressure in the face of growing interest in Norwegian ships

After waiting several months for an official confirmation from the Government of Uruguay on the purchase of ocean patrol vessels, Xi Jinping's government has...

In a speech in Uruguay, Lula da Silva talks about unifying ideology in Latin America

On Wednesday (25), speaking at a ceremony to award the "Más Verde" medal, in Montevideo, Brazilian President Lula da Silva said that the members...

Presidents of Paraguay and Uruguay criticize the left’s silence on dictatorships

In speeches at the Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), held on Tuesday 24th, in Buenos Aires, the presidents...

Uruguayan president criticizes Mercosur protectionism and defends trade liberalization

The president of Uruguay, Luis Alberto Lacalle Pou, condemned, this Tuesday (24), the protectionist nature of Mercosur and said that his country seeks to...

Unemployment in Uruguay stands at 7.9 percent in December 2022

The unemployment rate in Uruguay stood last December at 7.9 percent of the Economically Active Population (1.7 million), just above November's 7.8 percent, the...

Rains were insufficient to reverse drought in Uruguay

The rains recorded over the weekend in Uruguay were insufficient to reverse the drought affecting the country, the National Emergency System (Sinae) reported Monday. "The...

Uruguay deploys its new Marine Protector patrol boats in its waterways

The Uruguayan Navy has begun to operate with its new Marine Protector class boats in patrol missions of the country's waterways. Within this framework, the...

Bolivia and Uruguay join Paraguay and pressure Argentina on waterway tolls

Both the governments and business organizations of Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay question Argentina at its insistence on charging tolls for vessels that use the...

Prison population in Uruguay triples world rate

Figures from the Ministry of the Interior published by the newspaper El Observador show that 14,501 citizens are behind bars, which represents 408 inmates...

Uruguay closes 2022 with inflation of 8.29%

Inflation in Uruguay stood at 8.29% in the accumulated of 2022, above the 7.96% registered in 2021, the National Institute of Statistics (INE) reported...

South America tourism: record season in Punta del Este, Uruguay

Punta del Este is one of Uruguay's most popular holiday destinations and is located on the southern Atlantic coast in front of the provincial...

Uruguay approves Google’s Firmina cable

Uruguay has approved the laying of Google's 'Firmina' undersea fiber optic cable, clearing another hurdle to launching the longest-ever single-ended power cable.  Announced in June...

Fake passport scandal rocks Uruguay

A fake passport scandal in Uruguay has led to allegations of political espionage and corruption. This could jeopardize the country's reputation as a model...

Uruguayan exports reach historical record in 2022

Uruguayan exports of goods grew 16.5% in 2022, with a total of US$13.356 billion, a new all-time record, the Uruguay XXI foreign trade promotion...

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