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by at46
Sat May 19, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Ikea is coming to Chile
Replies: 18
Views: 373

Re: Ikea is coming to Chile

Excuse my ignorance but what is so great about Ikea,? I love their kitchen cabinets, bathroom furniture, Just don't get it wet Everything is really well-designed, works together and never breaks down. until it gets wet Well, it's probably been 15 years since I last bought furniture at Ikea, but at ...
by at46
Fri May 18, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Ikea is coming to Chile
Replies: 18
Views: 373

Re: Ikea is coming to Chile

Excuse my ignorance but what is so great about Ikea,? I love their kitchen cabinets, bathroom furniture, couches that are properly sized for tall people, mattresses/bed linens, kitchen utensils. Everything is really well-designed, works together and never breaks down. Apparently, they're also a goo...
by at46
Fri May 18, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Ikea is coming to Chile
Replies: 18
Views: 373

Re: Ikea is coming to Chile

thisisreallycomplicated wrote:
Thu May 17, 2018 10:51 pm
Just what we need, more landfill :|
Landfill is where all the stuff from Homy is going to end up once Ikea is here...
by at46
Thu May 17, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Ikea is coming to Chile
Replies: 18
Views: 373

Ikea is coming to Chile

Falabella is bringing Ikea to Chile! First Santiago store to be operational by end of 2020. Yey, can't wait! http://www.emol.com/noticias/Economia/2018/05/17/906572/Falabella-firma-acuerdo-con-gigante-de-la-decoracion-Ikea-para-abrir-tiendas-en-Chile.html?code=AQDBZobsAZgiNm3vXTgq60WBLMkyNSdiK-ee-Sn...
by at46
Mon May 14, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 79
Views: 1753

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

I see Trump in not in agreement with me.... Donald J. Trump ✔ @realDonaldTrump President Xi of China, and I, are working together to give massive Chinese phone company, ZTE, a way to get back into business, fast. Too many jobs in China lost. Commerce Department has been instructed to get it done! W...
by at46
Sat May 12, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 79
Views: 1753

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

Hers something interesting related to previous few days discussion https://www.reuters.com/article/us-chile-lithium-china/china-suspects-others-lobbied-to-block-it-from-chilean-lithium-official-idUSKBN1I93C7 That's an incredibly pointed comment by the Chinese guy quoted in the article: "He said Chi...
by at46
Sat May 12, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Construction material cost in Chile and what is available
Replies: 144
Views: 33489

Re: Construction material cost in Chile and what is available

On the subject of heating: Does anyone have views/info about brands of calderas for heating with radiators? Also, does any one have info about installers, aka maestros, in the Valpo region? My web searches have been great - if you live in the us or europe, but not much help for chile. Thanks. You c...
by at46
Tue May 08, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 79
Views: 1753

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

I personally probably would not make a major purchase of an item from a China headquartered company right now. For example a car, a smart phone, something like that. GM sells more autos in China than elsewhere, even though it's headquartered in the US. Would you buy a Chevy? How about an iphone? Yo...
by at46
Tue May 08, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 79
Views: 1753

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

bert.douglas wrote:
Mon May 07, 2018 1:35 pm
Even Chinese companies are setting up production inside the US. Foxconn is building a $200 billion factory near Racine Wisconsin.
This here says it's a $10 billion investment https://patch.com/wisconsin/mountpleasa ... st-company
by at46
Fri May 04, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Peso 2018, Starts at 605.50
Replies: 52
Views: 3005

Re: Chile Peso 2018, Starts at 605.50

admin wrote:
Fri May 04, 2018 1:37 pm
Argentina in looks like it might be loosing control again
Here on the coast landlords already knew that half a year ago when no Argies showed up for the summer. It was a disaster.
by at46
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Jobs in Chile and Work Related Issues in Chile
Topic: Forester work as an American?
Replies: 10
Views: 422

Re: Forester work as an American?

David_Bro wrote:
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:30 am
I could bet on and make a lot of money for who might be a likely candidate that will make it or not----
I think most of the old-timers on this forum are here just to play that betting game :)
by at46
Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: REal estate tax question
Replies: 16
Views: 436

Re: REal estate tax question

For internet you can call the companies operating in your area and ask if they can install service at your address. And for mobile internet look up coverage maps on the companies' websites.