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Doing Biz in LA 5/26/09 News Articles: Is Ecuador rightfully suing Chevron? Didn’t it receive enough royalties and taxes from Chevron over the years? What happened to that money? What impression would that give you about wanting to go forward in Ecuador? o I would get the impression that Ecuador is unstable and unfriendly toward business o The whole world is watching and waiting to see how the Correa gov’t is handling this matter Swine Flu update: the first survivor of the swine flu will have a statue erected in his honor meant to encourage confidence of people and to boost tourism o Mexican gov’t is trying to attract high level celebrities like Plácido Domingo to stay in Mexico to help people understand that it’s safe Some sectors taking the long view (15+ years or so) during the recession and they are sticking it out in LA o Some are domestic companies and many are foreign o LA have a long memory and people recognize that and remember it (can buy goodwill by sticking around during the
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2009 for the course IRPS IRGN 490 taught by Professor Marydelmege during the Spring '09 term at UCSD.

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