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As Maduro Blames the US and Saudi Arabia for Its Recession, Experts Say the Nation’s Policies Are the Cause of Its Troubles

As Maduro Blames the US and Saudi Arabia for Its Recession, Experts Say the Nation’s Policies Are the Cause of Its Troubles

As a country with more proven oil reserves than Saudia Arabia, Venezuela was formerly known as one of most formidable oil producers in the world. However, Venezuela is…

Is Obama’s Caribbean Visit a Death Knell for Venezuelan Oil?

Is Obama’s Caribbean Visit a Death Knell for Venezuelan Oil?

Recently, U.S. President Barack Obama embarked on a three-day trip to Central America and the Caribbean for what was much more than a tropical getaway. The President’s recent…

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As Maduro Blames the US and Saudi Arabia for Its Recession, Experts Say the Nation’s Policies Are the Cause of Its Troubles

As Maduro Blames the US and Saudi Arabia for Its Recession, Experts Say the Nation’s Policies Are the Cause of Its Troubles

As a country with more proven oil reserves than Saudia Arabia, Venezuela was formerly known…

Colombian Immigrants Flee Venezuela As Economic Conditions Worsen

Colombian Immigrants Flee Venezuela As Economic Conditions Worsen

Colombian immigrants have long had a major presence in Venezuela, with thousands crossing the the…

Venezuelans Purchasing Medicine at a Pharmacy Must Now Have Their Fingerprints Scanned

Venezuelans Purchasing Medicine at a Pharmacy Must Now Have Their Fingerprints Scanned

Venezuelans have been dealing with rationing and shortages in a handful of different industries ever…

The Healthcare System in Venezuela Is Barely Alive, And This Is Why

The Healthcare System in Venezuela Is Barely Alive, And This Is Why

For nearly a decade, the Venezuelan government has been proud of its healthcare system; then-President…

Business

Venezuela Trades 1.4 Million Ounces of Gold for $1 Billion

Venezuela Trades 1.4 Million Ounces of Gold for $1 Billion

For years, Venezuela’s economic problems have been a prevalent issue in and out of the country, contributing significantly to the struggles of its citizens and the nation’s place…

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuela’s President Makes World Tour to Improve His Country’s Oil Prices

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is wrapping up his week-long tour of Asia and Russia — and is not coming back to Caracas empty-handed. According to Bloomberg, Maduro embarked…

From 863 Flavors to Zero: Ice Cream Shop in Venezuela Closes Its Doors Due to Alleged Milk Shortage

From 863 Flavors to Zero: Ice Cream Shop in Venezuela Closes Its Doors Due to Alleged Milk Shortage

A Venezuelan ice cream shop know for its bizarre flavors, from trout to “mushroom in wine sauce,” has shut down this week due to a “milk shortage.” Heladeria…

Venezuela’s Oil Crisis Provides Opportunity for China, U.S Collaboration

Venezuela’s Oil Crisis Provides Opportunity for China, U.S Collaboration

Falling oil prices within the last few months have sparked a series of reports in regards to which countries are strong contenders and which should bow out of…

Financial

Central and South America are Struggling to Deal With Extreme Drought Conditions

Central and South America are Struggling to Deal With Extreme Drought Conditions

Although the drought currently taking place in California and Texas — one of the worst in the last 100 years —…

Automotive

Top Official Indicates Talks with Chery to Expand Venezuelan Auto Assembly

As decreased production makes new cars virtually impossible to buy in Venezuela, government officials are hoping Chinese automaker Chery will expand factories in the country to meet…

Education

Venezuelan Student Combats Food Shortages With Mobile App

  For residents living in Venezuela, the food shortage in recent years is nothing new. But that doesn’t make it any easier to work with. The Venezuelan…

Food

As Venezuela’s Inflation Rate Continues To Rise, Store Shelves Continue To Empty Out

The Venezuelan Central Bank typically releases data regarding the national inflation level at the beginning of each month, but analysts from the Bank have yet to release…

Health

Venezuelan Hospitals and Pharmacies Face Shocking Shortages of Basic Medical Supplies

In the United States and most other parts of the world, a patient can seek out medical attention at a hospital, doctor’s office or urgent care center…

Law

New Legislation Strains Diplomacy With Latin America

After the passage of recent legislation, ties between the United States and Latin America have become strained, at best. The U.S. Senate recently passed the Venezuela Defense…

Technology

Are Twitter and Instagram Invited to Your Wedding?

For some wedding attendees, social media is a great way to enjoy attending a wedding. In fact, finding ways to incorporate social media into weddings is one…

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With Venezuela’s Economy in Shambles, Its Car Industry Remains a Bright Spot

Skyrocketing inflation and continued sanctions have put Venezuela’s economy in shambles.According to the Washington Post, the South American nation has one of the highest inflation rates in the…