Colombia's Contraband Culture, Drug Money Meet at San Andresitos
Bogota's three San Andresitos look like discount malls, but they are much ... is 1,000 per dollar, economists believe. "It is not exactly money laundering because the money is not clean," said Steiner. But dirty pesos are easier to spend in Colombia ...
Are boys better than girls? – podcast transcript
So when Ramya talked about her sex education experience that they were taught about how to behave around boys, I realise how much sex education ... we sell for 4,000 pesos and the cookies cost 1,000 or 2,000 pesos. We invest that money to make more and ...
Mental Math: Easy Rules Of Thumb For Converting Currency
These rules of thumb are intended to help you quickly do the mental math required to figure out if, yes, that sandwich is a good deal. Or, when you withdraw 400 pesos from the ATM, roughly how much ... Colombian price you see by half. Then divide by 1,000.
In Colombia, a fresh take on an enduring drug affliction
Far from the buzzing beach-side nightclubs of Sydney, where I grew up, I recently had a chance to see the devastating effect of the illicit cocaine market on Colombia’s public ... It goes for 1000 pesos (US 55 cents). To put this into perspective ...
Colombia Votes for Congress in Test of Santos Support (Update2)
March 14 (Bloomberg) -- Colombians cast ballots today in congressional elections that may signal how much backing former defense minister ... IGBC stock index has risen more than nine-fold and the peso has strengthened more than 40 percent.