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by tiagoabner
Sat Apr 04, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

Trump prohibits 3M from selling N95 masks to Canada and Latin America https://london.ctvnews.ca/3m-warns-of-big-humanitarian-implications-following-trump-order-to-halt-mask-exports-1.4881056 That is peak Trump dumbness. The pulp material used to fabricate the masks comes from Canada. 3M has been go...
by tiagoabner
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

Trump prohibits 3M from selling N95 masks to Canada and Latin America https://london.ctvnews.ca/3m-warns-of-big-humanitarian-implications-following-trump-order-to-halt-mask-exports-1.4881056 That is peak Trump dumbness. The pulp material used to fabricate the masks comes from Canada. 3M has been go...
by tiagoabner
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

Ecuador's healthcare system has collapsed under this epidemy: https://www.elmostrador.cl/noticias/multimedia/2020/04/02/crisis-sanitaria-ecuador-espera-hasta-3500-muertes-por-coronavirus-solo-en-la-provincia-del-guaya/ They needed to create a corpse collection task force to handle the number of deat...
by tiagoabner
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Chilean Borders To close Wednesday, March 18th
Replies: 33
Views: 3647

Re: Chilean Borders To close Wednesday, March 18th

I agree that it's a valid debate, otherwise, I wouldn't be participating in it. The issue is that there was an attempt at social distancing in Chile without more restrictive measures. People were ignoring them, people were partying and people were gathering. My understanding is that they extended th...
by tiagoabner
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

I didn't say that it was fair. But I also don't see that many unemployed people complaining about the extra 600 bucks that will be going their way every week. It also shouldn't surprise anyone that American politicians are benefiting the rich, it has been this way since forever.
by tiagoabner
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

6.6 million initial job claims in the united states, and that number is pure political statistical fantasy. That's in one week, and not counting those that have found it impossible to reach contact centers to file a claim. yea, when the political fantasy number is that bad, the real one has got to ...
by tiagoabner
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

6.6 million initial job claims in the united states, and that number is pure political statistical fantasy. That's in one week, and not counting those that have found it impossible to reach contact centers to file a claim. yea, when the political fantasy number is that bad, the real one has got to ...
by tiagoabner
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

The US coast guard has decided that all cruise ships must stay at sea "indefinitely" while the quarantine lasts.

https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireSto ... d-69915070
by tiagoabner
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Chilean Borders To close Wednesday, March 18th
Replies: 33
Views: 3647

Re: Chilean Borders To close Wednesday, March 18th

Whats the penalty for walking the dog without permission? And, what do you do if you ask for permission and the authority says no? The permit is issued through Comisaria Virtual's website, and it's done automatically after you fill a form. You need to inform where you're coming from and where you'r...
by tiagoabner
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

Ventilators should be available in 3-4 weeks, I have contacts in the mold casting industry (who works with the molds used to create parts for ventilators) and GM is using their logistics infrastructure to pump up production through the maximum. Production is still happening at companies that were bu...
by tiagoabner
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Passive Home Construction Project For Sale
Replies: 3
Views: 555

Re: Passive Home Construction Project For Sale

This property seems oddly familiar. :-)

How far is it on the construction process?
by tiagoabner
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 785
Views: 23171

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

Let's see if I can do a latin American neighborhood status report. Ecuador, one city, 350 bodies in 36 hours in the streets because the sanitary system has collapsed. https://larepublica.pe/mundo/2020/03/31/ecuador-muertos-por-coronavirus-yacen-en-calles-y-hospitales-tras-colapso-de-sistema-sanitar...