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by AnciaVagar
Sun Aug 11, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: electric vehicles in chile
Replies: 177
Views: 5079

Re: electric vehicles in chile

here is the single best article on why chile is about to become the Saudi Arabia of the next 100 years (and they don't even mention chile). {https://www.}bloomberg.com/news/features/2019-08-09/santiago-s-electric-bus-fleet-cuts-costs-and- cleans-the-air ... Metals are not like oil. Oil producers tu...
by AnciaVagar
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: 723 chilean pesos to the dollar
Replies: 10
Views: 408

Re: 723 chilean pesos to the dollar

Chile has much bigger problems than Trump, re: "resources curse" and the "Dutch disease."
by AnciaVagar
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?
Replies: 75
Views: 2197

Re: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?

Brazil central bank denies it, but Bolsonario was supposedly talking about one currency for the whole continent. Think it through from Bolsonaro/Bachelet/whoever elitist's point of view. They are not stupid or insane. More than anything, they want power over your* life. Controlling your economy is ...
by AnciaVagar
Fri May 31, 2019 1:52 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: What comes next? Chile peso, and economy 2019
Replies: 48
Views: 2064

Re: What comes next? Chile peso, and economy 2019

they are calling it a black swan as no one has time to react to it: https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-05-30/peso-futures-tumble-trump-unleashes-tariffs-mexico-until-illegal-immigration-stops every currency in latin america will take a wipper tomorrow. Sky falling? Considering revelations of Pemex...
by AnciaVagar
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Topographic survey costs?
Replies: 24
Views: 1076

Re: Topographic survey costs?

Are you clear on exactly the specifications of the offer? Price should depend on things like the "class" of survey (degree of uncertainty or error) and contour interval and some other stuff. E.g. a cadastral survey should have very different specifications than a construction survey. Carefully read ...
by AnciaVagar
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela crisis
Replies: 342
Views: 10191

Re: Venezuela crisis

one of the most comprehensive reports on the health care crisis in Venezuela: https://www.hrw.org/report/2019/04/04/venezuelas-humanitarian-emergency/large-scale-un-response-needed-address-health yep, that must all be an n imperialist conspiracy to lie and cover up sick and dying people. Apparently...
by AnciaVagar
Sun Apr 07, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela crisis
Replies: 342
Views: 10191

Re: Venezuela crisis

well it is nice to see maduro not leave chile out of the fun. maduro is accusing colombia and chile of also being behind the eletric grid collapse: http://tass.com/world/1052474 As the blackouts continue... "I have already said that we confirmed the version of attacks governed from Houston and Chic...
by AnciaVagar
Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela crisis
Replies: 342
Views: 10191

Re: Venezuela crisis

at46 wrote:
Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:49 pm
I'm trying to see things from your perspective, but I just can't get my head that far up my ass.
One year anniversary of the burning death of sixty-eight political prisoners in a prison in Valencia.
by AnciaVagar
Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela crisis
Replies: 342
Views: 10191

Re: Venezuela crisis

at46 wrote:
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:28 pm
AnciaVagar wrote:
Fri Mar 29, 2019 4:42 pm
El Helicoide is burning; SEBIN destroying evidence.
Gesundheit!
The political prisoners trapped in their cells are not laughing.
by AnciaVagar
Fri Mar 29, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Venezuela crisis
Replies: 342
Views: 10191

Re: Venezuela crisis

El Helicoide is burning; SEBIN destroying evidence.
by AnciaVagar
Fri Mar 29, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings
Replies: 299
Views: 21182

Re: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings

nwdiver wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 3:04 pm
AnciaVagar wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:58 pm

+1, irrational assertions re: Islas Malvinas
You mean the Falkland Islands in that context......
I mean Islas Malvinas -- that's part of their irrationality. (I know, I know, way too subtle for this audience.)
by AnciaVagar
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings
Replies: 299
Views: 21182

Re: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings

... I have seen that first hand, with people in Argentina completely in denial that there was anything wrong with the peso or the economy. It was always sort of baffling to me, how an entire culture could be in such denial; but, that economist made sense that is a cultural phenomena / national prid...