Daily Archives: 21/05/2010

El General Jalabolas Lamebotas

National Guard Division General Luis Bohorquez Soto, commander of the GNB’s 4th Regional Command (CORE 4) headquartered in Barquisimeto, is groveling for a presidential promotion. Or, perhaps, he’s just trying to save his ass from retribution after being outed as … Continue reading

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Aban’s Rusted Pearl

Until it sank in Venezuelan waters, the Aban Pearl semisubmersible drilling rig was Aban Offshore’s highest earning asset with a daily operating rate of $348,000 on a contract lasting through 2014. Indian news sources report that Aban Offshore has a … Continue reading

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Gruma’s poor choice of partners

GRUMA S.A.B. de C.V. is a publicly traded company. Its stock is listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange (MASECA B and GRUMA B) and the New York Stock Exchange (MSK and GMK). GRUMA purchased Molinos Nacionales CA (Monaca) from US … Continue reading

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