Venezuela

Venezuela's increasingly erratic President Maduro has announced that business owners of an unnamed chain of shops [...]

2 February 2015
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FAST food giant McDonald’s has run out of french fries at its Venezuelan restaurants.

8 January 2015
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Things have got so bad in Venezuela that the Golden Arches have to serve up fried yuca instead of French fries. [...]

7 January 2015
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Credit rating agency Fitch has slashed Venezuela's credit to 'CCC' on plunging global oil prices, which means [...]

18 December 2014
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The price of Brent crude oil has dropped by around 40 per cent since June, at one point falling to its lowest [...]

5 December 2014
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Venezuela will almost certainly default on its foreign debt, according to Harvard economists Carmen Reinhart and [...]

14 October 2014
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Venezuela has been instructed to pay US oil company Exxon Mobil $1.6bn in compensation for the seizure of its [...]

10 October 2014
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The President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, has announced plans for a major mandatory fingerprinting system to [...]

22 August 2014
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London doesn’t make the top 10 in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s latest assessment of the world’s most [...]

4 March 2014

MILTON Friedman once said that, if you put the government in charge of the Sahara desert, there’ll eventually [...]

25 February 2014

Panic and fear are gripping the people of Venezuela. Although anti-government protests have pretty much become [...]

21 February 2014

THE VENEZUELAN government physically took over some branches of an electronics chain over the weekend, demanding [...]

11 November 2013

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