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Puerto Rico could learn from the perils of price controls that lead to shortages such as masks to protect against the Coronavirus

Puerto Rico should eliminate the inventory tax as this discourages companies from being more prepared, which discourages them from keeping more emergency supplies in stock, especially since many supplies cannot easily be trucked in, such as can be done in … Continue reading

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‘Why can’t we get out of here?’ Airports in Puerto Rico, other islands, damaged and slow to recover

  https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/why-cant-we-get-out-of-here-airports-in-puerto-rico-other-islands-damaged-and-slow-to-recover/2017/09/27/44d83cb4-a2e8-11e7-8cfe-d5b912fabc99_story.html ‘Why can’t we get out of here?’ Airports in Puerto Rico, other islands, damaged and slow to recover Play Video 1:18 Desperate travelers crowd Puerto Rico airport in hopes of way out After Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, … Continue reading

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Price controls CREATE shortages. Learn from what happened to Venezuela instead of making the same mistake!

If businesses are not allowed to set their own prices in a free market, they will stop supplying or supply less needed products like food and supplies. Read here to learn what happens as a result of price controls, in … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico car insurance – Mapfre, QBE Optima Velox24, Seguros Multiples, Universal

When you register your car, $99 of that fee goes towards about $4000 in compulsory insurance coverage.  This is a good start, but not enough to properly protect yourself in the event of an accident.  The reason Puerto Rico requires … Continue reading

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Uber says 900 new ‘economic opportunities’ would be created with access to airport

  http://caribbeanbusiness.com/uber-900-new-economic-opportunities-would-be-created-with-access-to-airport Uber: 900 new ‘economic opportunities’ would be created with access to airport By Cindy Burgos Alvarado on February 28, 2017 SAN JUAN – If the government allowed Uber drivers access to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport, the travel … Continue reading

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Direct, nonstop airline flights to and from Puerto Rico, to and from the United States

Puerto Rico has many direct, aka nonstop flights, from its 3 major airports – SJU/San Juan in the North, BQN/Aguadilla in the Northwest, and PSE/Ponce in the South.  Use this handy guide to help you plan how to get to … Continue reading

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Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle

Learn from the mistakes of others voting for left wing and Socialist policies. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/venezuelans-are-storming-supermarkets-and-attacking-trucks-as-food-supplies-dwindle/2016/06/28/70020a14-37c8-11e6-af02-1df55f0c77ff_story.html The Americas Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle By Joshua Partlow and Mariana Zuñiga June 28 at 12:31 PM Joffren Polanco … Continue reading

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