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Rodriguez bags brace as Colombia KO's Uruguay from World Cup - 28 Jun 2014
Colombia shoved aside a brawling Uruguay 2-0 behind two goals from James Rodriguez to make the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time in their history on Saturday. Colombia will now play Brazil on July 4 in Fortaleza, and on the evidence, the hosts ...

'Godmothers for Life' serve vulnerable moms in Uruguay

Catholic News Agency - 18 Mar 2018
An Uruguayan non-profit organization called “Godmothers for Life” has been serving mothers in crisis pregnancies for more than 17 years, working out of a facility at Saint Jerome Chapel in Montevideo.

Uruguay coach Tabarez hails midfield options for China Cup

Xinhua - 18 Mar 2018
MONTEVIDEO, March 17 (Xinhua) -- Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez said Saturday he will have a wealth of midfield options during the four-nation China Cup beginning on Thursday. Among midfielders included in his 23-man squad for the tournament in the ...

Irish company secures Uruguay deal with Pepsi

Sunday Business Post - 18 Mar 2018
A Dublin company has landed a deal with the international snack and beverage giant Pepsi, a contract which will see it supply its labelling machines to the multinational's operations in Uruguay. Please Subscribe or Log in to continue reading. Please ...

Uruguay, Argentina appear to be headed in opposite directions ...

ESPN (blog) - 04 Mar 2018
They took the lead in three consecutive World Cup qualifiers -- and lost them all (3-1 to Chile, 4-1 at home to Brazil and 2-1 to Peru). Matters were not improved in the friendlies they played last June -- defeats by margins of 3-0 and 3-1 to Italy and ...

Latin America Update: Marijuana business developments in Uruguay

Marijuana Business Daily - 13 Mar 2018
9, the Uruguayan government announced distribution of nonmedical psychoactive cannabis would be halted for at least a week because of operative difficulties of the licensed producers. Farmacia La Cabina, one of the 12 pharmacies that sells recreational ...

Uruguay's cannabis law: Pioneering a new paradigm

Brookings Institution - 09 Mar 2018
As the first country to legalize and regulate non-medical cannabis, the case of Uruguay holds important lessons for other jurisdictions that may consider regulatory approaches to cannabis instead of persisting with prohibition. The stated goals of the ...

Uruguay bets on renewables, oil for power as LNG project lags

Platts - 15 Mar 2018
Uruguay has put a focus on getting most of its power from renewable sources and using oil as a backup fuel for peak demand, as a project to import LNG takes longer than expected and may not pan out, a government official said Thursday. The project to ...

Nandez leading Uruguay's process of renewal - 14 Mar 2018
The South American qualifying competition for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ saw Uruguay engage in a process of renewal, blooding a number of young players who made a significant contribution at the end of the qualifiers, and helping La Celeste earn ...

Uruguay's Sacromonte Landscape Hotel blends into the landscape

The Spaces - 14 Mar 2018
Uruguay's new Sacromonte Landscape Hotel and winery is designed to disappear into its rugged surroundings thanks to its mirrored facade. The Maldonado destination hides away in a 250-acre stretch of sierra between Punta del Este, José Ignacio and ...

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