April 2009
2009 / April 2009
Apr 1, 2009

Rosario: Rosario On The Rise

Argentina’s economy managed to grow 7.1 percent in 2008 — lower than the country’s envious 8.8 percent average of the previous four years, but still a respectable number considering the financial skid of worldwide markets. In Rosario — a prosperous city of 1 million residents in Argentina’s agricultural heartland 180 miles northwest of Buenos Aires — real estate developers, local entrepreneurs and municipalities are still managing to raise capital for new commercial investment projects and city infrastructure improvements.

To New Heights

United Airlines announces a number of new routes.

2009 / April 2009
Apr 1, 2009

Zürich: Zürich’s New Zing

In Zürich, the gold is all underground. That’s where the city’s big banks store their bullion. But fine art is everywhere — accessible, alluring and — as in the stunning reception hall of the Park Hyatt Zürich — almost impossible to miss.