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By Edition On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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Venezuelan president implicated in US investigation of €160 million laundered through Malta

MIAMI - Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has been implicated in an American investigation for having laundered some €160 million through an unnamed Maltese private investment firm, according to a Homeland More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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UN: Estimated 2.3M people have fled Venezuela

UNITED NATIONS - An estimated 2.3 million Venezuelans had fled the crisis-wracked country as of June, mainly to Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil, the United Nations said Tuesday. U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Venezuelan exodus reaches record levels; UN refugee agency steps up aid

GENEVA - One of the largest population movements in Latin American history is under way from Venezuela, according to the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, which on Friday confirmed that it is increasing assistance to neighbouring More...

PDVSA
By Edition On Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Is Venezuelan oil production falling even faster than expected?

The bad news from Venezuela continues. In July, Venezuela’s oil production came in lower than PDVSA had targeted, according to Argus Media. While PDVSA had hoped that it, along with its joint venture partners, More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Drone attack or no, Venezuela’s Maduro regime is probably here to stay

An alleged assassination attempt by drones. A thwarted coup attempt. Calls for an international military invasion. Severe economic sanctions. Bankruptcy. Massive, nationwide daily protests. Regional isolation. More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Coast Guard intercepts 28 Venezuelans

WILLEMSTAD - Last night, just after 12 o'clock, the coast guard intercepted a boat with 28 Venezuelans on board. That happened almost 10 kilometers from the coast at Daaibooi beach. The 17 men and 11 women had no More...

PDVSA
By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Venezuela dodges oil asset seizures with export transfers at sea

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA has limited the damage from an unprecedented slump in crude exports by transferring oil between tankers at sea and loading vessels in neighboring More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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A ‘no’ for former minister of finance

WILLEMSTAD, CARACAS - George Jamaloodin, who filed an appeal against the inadmissibility of the Court of First Instance at his request for suspension of detention in Venezuela, also received a ‘no’ from the More...

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By Edition On Friday, August 3rd, 2018
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Nicolas Maduro finally recognizes responsibility for Venezuela’s economic crisis

Despite its enormous resources, Venezuela is going through a severe economic crisis that has descended into a nationwide shortage of basic foods and medicines as well as deficient public services. CARACAS - Venezuela's More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
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Workers at oil refinery begin strike

WILLEMSTAD - Workers at Curacao'sIsla refinery operated by Venezuelan state-run oil firm PDVSA began a strike on Wednesday to demand information about the refinery's future. The strike's impact is likely to be More...