Uruguay Daily News

5 April 2024

Uruguayan Senator and former Minister Adrián Peña killed in car crash

Uruguayan Senator Adrián Peña was killed Thursday in a head-on car crash in the department (province) of Canelones on Route 36. He had actively represented his country a ...

4 April 2024

Uruguay and DEA sign new cooperation deal

The Government of Uruguay represented by Interior Minister Nicolás Martinelli and the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) signed a “memorandum of cooperation” ...

3 April 2024

Uruguay's new cargo train completes first trip

Uruguay's first railway shipment between the UPM 2 pulp mills and the port of Montevideo arrived at its destination Tuesday at 6 pm after traveling 264 kilometers, marking ...

1 April 2024

Uruguay reports 224 case of dengue disease transmitted by mosquitoes

Uruguay has reported 224 cases of the mosquito transmitted disease dengue, including three related deaths, of which 113 are identified as autochthonous and 111 imported, a ...

1 April 2024

Uruguayan fishing said to be “on the brink of collapse”

Uruguayan fishing industry leaders demanded concrete responses from President Luis Lacalle Pou after the activity fell in a stoppage from here it needs to recover. “It i ...

28 March 2024

Uruguayan rural producers affected by stronger local currency

Uruguay's rural producers underlined that the constant appreciation of the local peso against the US dollar was detrimental to their exporting activities and insisted that ...

27 March 2024

Maduro's regime consolidating as a dictatorship, says Uruguay's FM

Uruguay's Foreign Minister Omar Paganini Tuesday said that Nicolás Maduro's regime was “consolidating itself as a dictatorship” after the main opposition candidates w ...

26 March 2024

Mosquitoes invading Montevideo, not the ones carrying dengue

Uruguay's Health Ministry (MSP) Zoonosis and Vectors Director Gabriela Willat said Monday that "they are the flood mosquitoes, which breed in puddles and hatch at the same ...

25 March 2024

UK-Uruguay Trade Dialogue statement with emphasis on Patents and Intellectual Property

Officials from the United Kingdom and Uruguay met in London for the second meeting of the Trade Dialogue on 19th March 2024. The dialogue continued its work to enhance tra ...