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Latest Uruguay News (only in English)

  • Uruguay: Plane crashes during Andes disaster memorial 09 Oct 2017 10:30 BBC Image copyright Creative Commons Image caption The plane that crashed was similar to the Piper J-3 aircraft pictured A plane has crashed in Uruguay during a memorial event marking the anniversary of the 1972 Andes flight disaster. Rescue workers are …
  • Uruguay Bids for Oscar with Political Allegory 09 Oct 2017 02:47 Latin American Herald Tribune MONTEVIDEO – Uruguay’s candidate to win the Oscar for best foreign film, “Otra historia del mundo,” is an “allegory against authoritarianism” inspired by the dictatorship this small South American country endured in 1973-1985, director Guillermo Casanova …
  • Uruguay Markets Its Ports to Cruise Industry 07 Oct 2017 01:54 Latin American Herald Tribune COLONIA, Uruguay – Hosting the 5th Regional Conference of Cruise and Nautical Tourism has given Uruguay the opportunity to showcase the virtues of its ports, Deputy Tourism Minister Benjamin Liberoff told EFE on Friday. The main challenge for the South …
  • Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay launch bid to host the 2030 World Cup 05 Oct 2017 09:45 MercoPress Thursday, October 5th 2017 - 08:18 UTC FIFA President Gianni Infantino met with the three leaders in Buenos Aires earlier in the day but did not take part in the news conference. Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay formally launched South America’s …
  • Uruguay to allow Cablevision to provide DTH service 03 Oct 2017 10:53 Telecompaper Uruguay’s Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines (MIEM) has drawn up a draft decree that will allow Argentinian pay-TV and broadband company Cablevision to offer DTH services, reports El Observador, citing the ministry’s telecom directpr Rodrigo Diaz. The …
  • Old Copper Mine Becomes Tourist Attraction in Uruguay 03 Oct 2017 02:12 Latin American Herald Tribune Old Copper Mine Becomes Tourist Attraction in Uruguay MONTEVIDEO – A long-abandoned copper mine in the southeastern Uruguayan province of Maldonado has become a tourist attraction that allows visitors to walk its tunnels and view unusual rock formations. …