Daily Archives: 27/03/2009

Cashing in on INAVI

National Housing Institute INAVI is building in Guarenas the Las Mandarinas apartment complex for poor Venezuelans without worthy homes. Las Mandarinas consists of eight towers of five floors each and eight apartments per floor, totaling 320 apartments, some are 3 … Continue reading

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Lula shows his true red colors

Caracas Gringo has friends and professional colleagues, in the US and Latin America, who speak admiringly of Brazilian President Luiz Inacio “Lula” da Silva as a “moderate…socialist & democrat.” The majority of the crowd who believes Lula is a moderate … Continue reading

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Bolivarian militia will guard rice harvest

Welcome to Venezuela’s future… In February President Hugo Chavez expropriated several privately-owned rice processors, and installed dozens of “supervisors” to ensure management and labor at these processing plants were not ripping off poor consumers by hoarding rice supplies or refusing … Continue reading

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