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Yemen, happy new year 2010!
While I was enjoying the new year fireworks at Plaza Altamira in Caracas, I supposed that a few hours earlier, somewhere in Aden, there was a similar public celebration, perhaps smaller or maybe larger, to welcome 2010. People from Yemen with whom I've...
Sowing Oil
Seventy-three (73) years have ellapsed and Venezuelan agriculture, industry and education remain stagnant. The ideas expressed on the essay below, which constituted the unfollowed recipe for Venezuelan development during the twentieth century, remain...
Two Weeks for Venezuela and Japan
Two hours became Two Weeks for Venezuela and Japan. This continuation gave me the opportunity to redraw a favorite theme that I have explored throughout my life wihich are country's flags. As usual in recent days, the cell phone camera does not do...
Two hours for Japan and Venezuela
Through the LinkedIn online professional platform, in Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, North America, Europe, South Africa, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and especially in India I have had the opportunity of establishing interesting contacts...
Dos horas para el Japón y Venezuela
A través de la plataforma profesional en línea LinkedIn, en Colombia, Brasil, Argentina, Norteamérica, Europa, Sudáfrica, Nigeria, Arabia Saudita, los Emiratos Árabes Unidos y especialmente en la India he tenido la oportunidad...
Establishing further ties between Africa and South America
A long term goal could be to expand direct scheduled commercial airline and ocean freight service between South American and African countries through private investors willing to establish a true global infrastructure. Help from governments is certainly...
Open letter to the people of Saskatchewan
This is an open letter to the people of Saskatchewan and anyone who has followed the rise of this beautiful, formerly forgotten Canadian province. Although my business is based in Florida as I happen to hold a U.S. social security number which helped...
Ejemplos de escasez causada por el control de precios
La teoría económica predice que si un gobierno impone un techo para el precio de venta de cualquier bien o servicio, por lo común debajo del precio de mercado que resultaría de la interacción competitiva entre proveedores...
Examples of shortages caused by price controls
Economic theory predicts that if a government imposes a ceiling for the sales price of any good or service, usually set below the market price that would result from the interaction of competing suppliers and demanders, there will be shortages of goods...
La gasolina más barata del mundo 21julio09
Cuesta menos de 2 centavos de dólar por litro, o menos de medio centavo de dólar de dólar por galón a la tasa de cambio paralela; o alrededor de 4 centavos de dólar por litro, o alrededor de 1 centavo de dólar...
The cheapest gasoline in the world 21Jul09
At about less than 2 US cents a liter, or about less than one half of a cent per gallon at the parallel market rate; or at about 4 US cents a liter, or about 1 penny a gallon at the official exchange rate, Venezuelan gasoline prices have for decades remained...
On Foreign Minister Maduro's reaction to Hillary's Globovisión interview
Dear Minister of the Popular Power for Foreign Relations of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro: I would like first of all to thank you for having favorably received, toward the end of last year, my opinions regarding the restablishment...
My proposal for business between Venezuela and the United States
Dear English-speaking reader: We are very interested in your comments, points of view and disagreements. Your replies and propositions might actually change the scope of this proposal to the benefit of both of our countries. Please find below my translation...