PUNTA DE ARAYA, Venezuela (AP) " The pirates had killed Flaco Marval's brother and two cousins, and word was they were coming for the rest of the family.So the skinny 17-year-old and the other Marval.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
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In Venezuela, hyperinflation has become so pitiful that shopkeepers are no longer bothering to actually count money.
Instead, they’re weighing.. Zero Hedge
As the fishing industry collapses in Venezuela, armed men in motorboats are turning the warm Caribbean sea into a grim free-for-all, attacking fishermen daily, stealing their catch and motors, and.. Source: Associated Press -
Talks between the Venezuelan government and a coalition of opposition parties have reached a stalemate which facilitators from the Vatican are hoping to break.
The Democratic Unity Round Table said.. Source: euronews (in English) -
Diplomatic attempts to arrange a temporary truce to allow aid into the Syrian city of Aleppo have been blocked by Russia and China. The two nations vetoed a UN resolution draft submitted jointly by.. Source: euronews (in English) -
The outcome of the Vienna meeting came as a pleasant surprise to oil markets.
A deal had been hammered out and, despite the resistance, OPEC and Non-OPEC producers had agreed to cut a total of.. City A.M.
The absence of corruption and the presence of the rule of law and property rights (for all forms of assets, physical and financial) are taken for granted in the UK. We tend to think that the protection.. City A.M.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) " Venezuela has unveiled six new bills set to go into circulation next week.Central Bank President Nelson Merentes said Tuesday the new higher-denomination bills would make.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times •Newsday •Newsmax •FOXNews.com
Venezuela - one of the OPEC deal’s staunchest promoters and supporters – produces around 500,000 barrels per day of heavy oil, and this figure has been left out of the agreement, Venezuelan oil.. OilPrice.com