Venezuela Begins Relocation of Thousands Living in Torre ...
Katie Watkins - 22/07/2014 12:39Monday night began the relocation process of thousands of inhabitants living in Venezuela's Torre de David (Tower of David), the world's tallest slum, according to reports by Venezuelan newspaper Últimas Noticias, BBC ... more »
'Everlasting storm' has 1 million lightning strikes a year ...
rmclendon - 23/07/2014 15:42With or without such a spotlight, though, there are reminders of the storm's iconic status everywhere — even on the flag for the Venezuelan state of Zulia, where the storm lives: Zulia flag. For a glimpse of what the Catatumbo ... more »
Venezuela: Divisions within the Chavista Leadership and ...
Federico Fuentes - 23/07/2014 10:43This was preceded by his dismissal from the boards of Venezuela's Central Bank and state oil company PDVSA, the state oil company. He had held the post almost uninterruptedly since Chavez first came to power in 1999. more »
Venezuela climate summit calls for end to "green economy"
Sophie Yeo - 22/07/2014 13:00Maria de Pilar García-Guadilla, a professor at the Simon Bolivar University in Venezuela, said that there was an underlying assumption in the declaration that capitalism was the cause of climate change – a position ... more »
Venezuela's “Chinese Stew” may be hard to digest ... - Blogs
Andres Schipani - 24/07/2014 12:58China has granted some $50bn in loans to Venezuela in recent years according to the Inter-American Dialogue/Boston University China-Latin America Finance Database, far more than to any other country in the region. more »
Hugo Chavez Still Haunts Venezuela | RedState
Repair_Man_Jack (Diary) - 18/07/2014 22:05For the delightfully enlightened and Progressive Venezuelans life has gotten tough to the point that even things that worked before work no longer. A prime example of this is the Venezuelan State Oil Company (PDVSA). more »
OOPS: Venezuelan military band hilariously mangles ...
Benjamin Cost - 23/07/2014 05:10Watch the Venezuelan military band welcome President Xi Jinping with a version of the Chinese national anthem so ear-rapingly awful it makes Chen Guangbiao's "We are the World" look Grammy-worthy. The purpose of Xi's ... more »
China secures Venezulan oil and gold deals, as President ...
admin - 22/07/2014 08:04Chinese President Xi Jinping has signed a row of oil and mineral deals with Venezuela. The Chinese leader is on a four-country tour of Latin America aimed to increasing influence in the region. more »