Weekly Number of Argentines Applying for Residence in Uruguay Rises to 150

Since the government of Luis Lacalle Pou closed Uruguay's borders on March 24th, half of the total number of foreigners who entered the country during the pandemic have come from Argentina.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The average weekly number of Argentine citizens applying for residency in Uruguay stood at 150, an all-time record, according to sources in the Ministry of the Interior of the Montevideo government to local media.

The increase comes after Uruguayan President Luis Lacalle Pou implemented measures to favor investment and Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?