Cristal Montañéz

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Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the situation in Venezuela

La richiesta sarà trattata dal servizio stampa del Segretariato generale del Consiglio conformemente alle disposizioni del regolamento (CE) n. …

Italy

Trudeau: Venezuela a humanitarian and political crisis

French Total Willing To Tough It Out in Venezuela

French Total is sticking it out in Venezuela despite a near-economic collapse in the Latin American company, Total’s Chief Executive Officer Patrick …

Venezuela

Western Venezuela suffering daily power cuts despite end to rationing

SAN CRISTOBAL/MARACAIBO, Venezuela, Reuters - Multiple daily power outages are on the increase in several cities in western Venezuela, despite the supposed end of state-sanctioned electricity rationing, people who live in the area say.<p>Electricity supply problems have long been on the rise in …

Venezuela

Kimberley-Clark looks to begin arbitration against Venezuela

CARACAS (Reuters) - Kimberley-Clark has requested the start of arbitration proceedings against Venezuela at the World Bank's arbitration panel, according to the body's website.<p>The website for the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes shows a pending request for the proceedings …

Venezuela

Close-up on Venezuela: Country's struggles in focus at Latino Film Festival

WORCESTER — One way of looking at the Venezuelan film "Hermano," about two young men raised as brothers who look to their soccer skills as a way of …

Venezuela

OPEC Can Live With Tweets So Long as Venezuela Worsens: Gadfly

See, OPEC? See what you did?<p>What explains President Donald Trump’s Friday-morning focus on restrictive commodity agreements? Your guess is as good as mine.<p>Mine, for what it’s worth, would have something to do with the fact that gasoline is already north of $3 a gallon in Washington, D.C., and the …

Oil

Venezuela bond committee selects Millstein as financial adviser

(Reuters) - A group of investors holding defaulted Venezuela bonds has formed a committee and selected restructuring specialist Millstein & Co as its financial adviser, according to a statement released by the New York-based financial firm on Friday.<p>The committee's formation is a sign that …

Venezuela

Venezuela Bonds Deliver Top Returns in Emerging Markets This Year

Venezuela bondholders form committee to prepare for restructuring talks<p>One of the worst bond trades of 2017 has become one of the best so far this year: It’s Venezuela.<p>The country’s sovereign bonds are the top performers in emerging markets this year, up 9.7% as of Friday, compared with a drop of …

Venezuela

OPEC Can Live With Tweets So Long as Venezuela Gets Worse

See, OPEC? See what you did?<p>What explains President Donald Trump's Friday-morning focus on restrictive commodity agreements? Your guess is as good as …

Oil

Oil-rich Venezuela still cannot compare with its Gulf counterparts, and here's why

In April 2016, I wrote about the economic turmoil facing Nicolas Maduro’s Venezuela. This was contextualised in the aftermath of a precipitous fall …

Venezuela

Food, Technology, and Authoritarianism in Venezuela’s Elections

In spite of an all-encompassing economic and humanitarian crisis, Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro is likely to emerge victorious in the upcoming …

Venezuela

Venezuela's Congress Pushes for Graft Trial Against Maduro

Venezuela's opposition-controlled but essentially powerless congress gave a group of self-exiled judges permission Tuesday to put President Nicolas …

Venezuela

Spain and Venezuela agree to rebuild ties after months-long diplomatic spat

Spanish government suspects Nicolás Maduro wants to restore relations to improve country’s international standing as it heads into elections<p>The …

For players like Felix Hernandez, conditions in their homeland of Venezuela are sickening

Venezuela ranks last in the world in terms of economic freedom, as 82 percent of its citizens live in poverty. “It used to be an awesome country,” …

Venezuela

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of): Venezuela Regional Crisis - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #1, Fiscal Year (FY) 2018

Source: US Agency for International DevelopmentCountry: Brazil, Colombia, United States of America, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)<b><br>HIGHLIGHTS</b>• …

Venezuela

Two signs Venezuela's Maduro can't hang on forever

Given the depth and longevity of Venezuela’s political and economic crisis, President Nicolas Maduro, the salsa-loving successor to strongman Hugo …

Venezuela

Moscow Slams Washington’s ‘Destructive and Irrational’ Policy toward Venezuela

Moscow considers the US policy toward Venezuela irresponsible, Washington provokes a deterioration of the social and economic situation in the Latin …

Venezuela

Venezuela says it will restore diplomatic ties with Spain

President Nicolas Maduro in January withdrew his envoy to Madrid in response to what he called "repeated meddling" in the country's internal affairs, leading Spain to respond in kind.<p>The two countries have "agreed to begin a process of normalizing diplomatic relations," Venezuela's Foreign Ministry …

Venezuela

Report: Russia behind Venezuela's cryptocurrency

Russian government officials and businessmen helped Venezuela launch the world's first state-issued cryptocurrency last month, which is intended to …

Donald Trump

US Officials: 16 nations agree to track Venezuela corruption

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Two senior U.S. Treasury officials say finance ministers from several Latin American nations as well as the U.S. and Europe …

Venezuela

Senador Marco Rubio sobre situación Venezuela: "Ha llegado el momento de tomar acción"

Raul Castro Expresses Cuba's Solidarity with Venezuela

19 de abril de 2018, 15:46Havana, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban lawmaker and leader Raul Castro reiterated today in this capital Cuba''s …

Cuba

In the wake of a gun ban, Venezuela sees rising homicide rate

Since April 2017, at least 163 pro-democracy protesters in Venezuela have been murdered by the Maduro dictatorship. Venezuela serves as an example of …

Venezuela

Refugiados venezolanos en campamento de Acnur

Under military rule, Venezuela oil workers quit in a stampede

Chauffeured around in a sleek black pick-up, the head of Venezuela's oil industry, Major General Manuel Quevedo, last month toured a joint venture …

Health officials warn of diphtheria in Venezuela, Haiti

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — International health authorities are reporting outbreaks of diptheria in Venezuela and Haiti, and that cases of the …

Public Health

Venezuela's congress pushes for graft trial against Maduro

Venezuela's opposition-controlled but essentially powerless congress gave a group of self-exiled judges permission Tuesday to put President Nicolas …

Venezuela