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by nwdiver
Sat Jun 16, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: The trade wars, they have begun
Replies: 50
Views: 1259

Re: The trade wars, they have begun

Well, I heard that people from the great white north jumped the border into the Trump's land and load their cars with American beers. It says Canada has a whopping 270 % tariff on them according to Mr. Trump, so the Beers and many more items are so cheap in the US vs Canada ! Have no clue what be h...
by nwdiver
Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 188
Views: 4789

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

Argentina to start gas exports to Chile (again) last time they tried to do this, didnt they switch off the tap, when they needed it themselves, after Chile had invested in the infrastructure to get it to Chile, back in the early 2000s. Recently Chile has been using the pipeline to send gas they imp...
by nwdiver
Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: Private schools
Replies: 33
Views: 526

Re: Private schools

If the better private schools are so mediocer how come they place a larger proportion of thier grads in the few spots in good Univercity programs, like the PUC Engineering School? The spaces are offered blind based on the national placement exams (that everyone writes) so the Univercities can't know...
by nwdiver
Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: chile's migration crisis
Replies: 703
Views: 30131

Re: chile's migration crisis

Yea i dont touch uncooked seafood, unless i really know the restaurant. I wont even touch suishi in santiago anymore. Too far from the coast. I want to know that fish was happly swimming in the ocean in the morning, before i permently ruined its day. Fish for sushi should be first blast frozen to m...
by nwdiver
Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: China's espionage
Replies: 2
Views: 169

Re: China's espionage

First they would have to ask him so he could deny being asked, then he would tweet the info to prove to the world he knew it......and is not as dumb as he sounds.........
by nwdiver
Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: What would you want with land in Chile ?
Replies: 165
Views: 3156

Re: What would you want with land in Chile ?

I know a mid sized developer who hold 7 properties at a time, one in the name of each of his children, I was there when a 22 year old daughter asked, daddy what property do I own today?
by nwdiver
Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: The trade wars, they have begun
Replies: 50
Views: 1259

Re: The trade wars, they have begun

Can't have a Piso from Limari, it's a brandy (oops).........same as the vodka Ciroc, made from grapes it's a brandy rebranding only goes so far....... Trump today sad he is to busy to talk to the EU about trade as he is doing the on/off Singapore thing, like he has anything to do with planning anyth...
by nwdiver
Sun Jun 03, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: The trade wars, they have begun
Replies: 50
Views: 1259

Re: The trade wars, they have begun

Trump's trade war has started and the US's major trade partners Canada, Mexico and the EU are not sitting back waiting, Canada is being surgical, targeting the states of major Republican senators, with numbers such as 25% tariff of bourbon, 30% on poultry, etc. They are looking at many other tariffs...
by nwdiver
Sat Jun 02, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: What would you want with land in Chile ?
Replies: 165
Views: 3156

Re: What would you want with land in Chile ?

Sell the lots at the back of the property first so the early purchasers are out of the heavy construction traffic when the later lots are selling, this is actually a good selling point........
by nwdiver
Wed May 30, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: International Wire transfer to CL and "full names"
Replies: 9
Views: 325

Re: International Wire transfer to CL and "full names"

It's been an issue with my son, but worked out in Chile......for me I learned a long time ago first and last name only when asked foe middle name I say I don't have one.....same deal everywhere in the world.....
by nwdiver
Wed May 30, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: What would you want with land in Chile ?
Replies: 165
Views: 3156

Re: What would you want with land in Chile ?

Leave some larger lots for maybe a yoga retreat or B&B, for those that don't garden at home split a couple of parcels into small garden plots ( charge a small fee to use them) and then people tend to congregate and share garden ideas and produce, also put the community compost pile beside the garden...
by nwdiver
Sun May 27, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 188
Views: 4789

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

Colombia has been accepted to the oecd http://www.financecolombia.com/joining-the-big-league-colombia-admitted-to-oecd-after-years-trying-to-join-economic-club/ Colombia, in spite a few reservations aboit log-term stability, is a country that strikes me as a rising star. It has a lot of potential. ...