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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 ...

Clipper Race: Welcome to Uruguay

Scuttlebutt Sailing News - 21 Sep 2017
(September 21, 2017; Day 32) – Sanya Serenity Coast claimed line honours today into Punta del Este, Uruguay, in the longest ever individual race of the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race's eleven edition history. The team crossed the finish ...

Uruguay launches third offshore licensing round

OE Digital - 21 Sep 2017
The bidding terms and contract model of Uruguay Round 3 are similar to the successful Uruguay Round II, but with more flexible requirements regarding the qualification of oil companies and with regards to the required exploratory program for each area, ...

Korea DPR, Korea Republic book tickets to Uruguay 2018 - 20 Sep 2017
Korea DPR and Korea Republic have advanced to the AFC U-16 Women's Asian Championship final, securing their places at next year's FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Uruguay 2018. In the first semi-final of the day, U-17 Women's World Cup defending ...

Uruguay setting up new pot shops after challenge by banks

Washington Post - 13 Sep 2017
MONTEVIDEO, UruguayUruguay's government announced Wednesday that it is changing its retail system for legalized marijuana because banks are making it difficult for pharmacies to sell pot as planned. Banks are refusing to deal with companies linked ...

Uruguay VP resigns amid allegations of credit-card graft

Washington Post - 09 Sep 2017
MONTEVIDEO, UruguayUruguay's vice president resigned Saturday amid allegations of corruption stemming from purported credit-card misuse during his tenure as head of state oil company ANCAP. Raul Sendic announced his departure after a tribunal ...

Mujica's wife assumes vice presidency in Uruguay

ABC News - 13 Sep 2017
Uruguay's newly named Vice President Lucia Topolansky leaves Senate chambers with her husband former President Jose Mujica, after presiding over a session in her new role, in Montevideo, Uruguay, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. Vice President Raul ...

Uruguay Setting up New Cannabis Shops After Challenge by Banks

Leafly - 14 Sep 2017
In July, marijuana went on sale at 16 pharmacies under a 2013 law that made Uruguay the first nation to legalize a cannabis market covering the entire chain from plants to purchase. Since then, at least three pharmacies have decided not to sell ...

Socceroos to use charter flight for Syria World Cup mission

Daily Telegraph - 18 Sep 2017
The plan would mimic the Qantas 747 that flew Guus Hiddink's side back from Montevideo in 2005 after the first leg of the playoff with Uruguay, and would involve a six-figure investment in the Socceroos' hopes of making the World Cup. A dedicated plane ...

Uruguay Probably Through To The World Cup On Two Goofy Goals

Deadspin - 06 Sep 2017
Fede Valverde, the 19-year-old Real Madrid prospect who is not racist, just made an enormous impact with what Ray Hudson dubbed a “wicked deflection” in his debut match for Uruguay. The young midfielder got lucky in the 76th minute, scoring a ...

Uruguay's little bird takes wing - 07 Sep 2017
"Don't come here and tell me that [Federico] Valverde has to be in the national team. It's going to take him time. For a player to work his way into the national side, he has to perform and pick up a lot of experience." (Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez ...

Cablevision launches Flow 'TV Everywhere' platform in Uruguay

Telecompaper (subscription) - 21 Sep 2017
Argentinian pay-TV and broadband company Cablevision has announced the launch of its Flow 'TV Everywhere' app and STB in Uruguay, giving subscribers access to on-demand content via mobile phones, tablets and personal computers in addition to a ...

Magic In Uruguay

Transworld Skateboarding - 31 Aug 2017
Uruguay is the second smallest country in South America nestled between Argentina, Brazil, the Río de la Plata (River of Silver) and the Atlantic Ocean. About four million people inhabit it and it has some of the highest standards of the continent in ...

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