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  • Updates Recreational Cannabis Sales in Uruguay 09 Aug 2017 16:00 4-traders ICC International Cannabis (TSXV: ICC) provided shareholders with an update on their cannabis operation in Uruguay. As quoted in the press release: Recreational Cannabis Sales Update: ICC, South America’s first fully licensed and government approved …
  • Wine and Cheese: Wines from Uruguay 09 Aug 2017 09:12 Times Beacon Record Online By Bob Lipinski Bob Lipinski Uruguay, a tiny country on South America’s east coast, is bordered by Argentina and Brazil. This is a country with the highest per-capital beef consumption in the world, where cattle outnumber people four to one. The chivito ( …
  • Uruguay:British companies and agri-tech experts presented solutions for the agricultural sector. 08 Aug 2017 19:02 MercoPress Tuesday, August 8th 2017 - 17:46 UTC On 28 July, British agri-tech experts and companies presented their work, products and services to Uruguayan companies and institutions at an event hosted at the British Residence.  Ambassador Ian Duddy opened the …
  • Uruguay mobile transactions up to 1.1 mln in H1 08 Aug 2017 13:15 Telecompaper A total of 1.1 million mobile payment transactions were carried out in Uruguay during the first half of 2017, some four times more than the 282,000 reported in the same period of 2014, reports local daily El Observador, citing a study from the country’s …
  • China to Seek Trade Pact with Mercosur, Uruguay 08 Aug 2017 04:05 Latin American Herald Tribune China to Seek Trade Pact with Mercosur, Uruguay MONTEVIDEO – China plans to negotiate a trade agreement with the regional Mercosur bloc and with Uruguay, the economy and trade counselor at the Chinese Embassy in Montevideo told EFE on Monday. “The Chinese …
  • Nazi eagle pulled from the sea 75 years after it sunk to be auctioned to pay for Uruguay army budget 06 Aug 2017 21:34 The Mirror A giant bronze eagle perched atop a Nazi swastika which was lost in a shipwreck during the Second World Wa r will be sold off to raise money for its military. The giant statue sunk on board Nazi battleship Graf Spee off the coast of Uruguay in 1939 - but …
  • Uruguay is set to sell bronze eagle saved from Nazi ship 06 Aug 2017 12:08 Charleston Daily Mail Uruguay is set to sell a bronze eagle grasping a Nazi swastika recovered from the pocket battleship Graf Spee which was scuttled off Montevideo in December 1939 to help fund its military.  The German ship, which was one of the most advanced in the world, …