Inflation: When a Picture is Worth 1,000, 2,210, 3,480 Words
They installed themselves on the third story, where the directors sit, and rearranged the furniture by raking it across the floor, making as much noise as possible ... began saving in pesos. The “dollarisation” of the economy was reduced significantly ...
Bogota, within your reach
Mercer’s 2012 cost of living survey ranks Bogota as the 53rd most expensive city in the world to live in. But how much ... pesos – a bargain that’s almost worth the risk. You can also get great juices and fresh fruit on the street for $1,000 pesos.
How much shelter can P10B build?
For many, the value of P10 billion is incomprehensible ... That’s approximately 80 homes with 1,000 sq m of luxury living space each. Ten billion pesos will buy you roughly 15 of the medium-scale houses in the posh Forbes Park, likely a 3,000-sq-m ...
Cellular Phone Company Gains by Thinking Small
But even that was too much money for many potential rural customers to pay ... Customers with $20 can buy a Smart Buddy SIM card that gives them 1,000 pesos worth of air time, or 100 minutes. They can then sell as little as 30 pesos worth of air time ...
Mexicans leery of new 1,000-peso bill
Although the 1,000-peso ... 1,000-peso bill hit the streets yesterday, leaving ordinary folks scratching their heads and asking a simple question: Where are we going to get change? Mexicans have trouble finding change for even a 200-peso bill, which is ...