Venezuela

Type: Country
Name: Venezuela
population: 24,847,270
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 3 reports

Caracas FC beats Gas in South American Cup

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News  –Lima (Peru), Aug 22 (IANS) Venezuelan team Caracas FC defeated Peru's Inti Gas 1-0 in a Copa Sudamericana (South American Cup) match played in the southern Peruvian city of Ayacucho.The game at Inti Gas' ... [Published Yahoo! India - 21 mins ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 47 mins ago - 10 reports

VENEZUELANS COULD SOON HAVE TO SCAN THEIR FINGERPRINTS TO BUY BREAD

CARACAS, VENEZUELA, Aug 22 (NNN-AGENCIES) -- A mandatory fingerprinting system is being implemented at grocery stores in Venezuela to combat food shortages by keeping people from buying too much of a single item.The move was announced by Venezuelan President ... [Published NAM News Network - 47 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 54 mins ago - 2 reports

CARACAS, Venezuela: Charges dropped against Venezuelan protesters - Venezuela Wires

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuelan courts have dropped all charges against hundreds of demonstrators detained during anti-government protests that wracked the South American country this spring.A local human rights organization announced Thursday that 276 ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 54 mins ago]
Entities: Venezuela, Caracas, Protest
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Report suggests that Jamaica is receiving less oil under Petro Caribe Agreement

A Reuters report is suggesting that Jamaica is receiving less crude oil from Venezuela under the Petro Caribe agreement than it agreed to.The report said Venezuelan supplies have declined in countries where its state own oil company, PDVSA (Pe de visa) ... [Published RJR News Online - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Venezuelan President Announces Mandatory Fingerprinting at Grocery Stores

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Wednesday that the country will introduce a mandatory fingerprinting system in supermarkets. He asserted that the plan will keep people from buying too much of any single item. The president did not say when ... [Published TIME.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 6 reports

Venezuelan president on surprise visit to Fidel Castro

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro gave a surprise visit to meet former Cuban president Fidel Castro, who praised his guest’s ‘solidarity’ with the Palestinian people and condemned the ‘genocide’ in Gaza. Castro said Maduro had promised to visit him ... [Published Millennium Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Dissenter terms humiliating biometric system for buying food in Venezuela

Venezuelan deputy for the state of Táchira Abelardo Díaz described as "another humiliation for the people" the government's decision to implement a biometric system (through fingerprint-reading machines) for the purpose of regulating food sales.The opposition ... [Published El Universal Venezuela - 7 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Venezuela reports Israeli attack against aid shipment for Gaza

Venezuelan ambassador to Egypt Juan Antonio Hernández reported in remarks to TV network Telesur and Efe a possible Israeli attack against the humanitarian aid shipment the Venezuelan delegation delivered in the Palestine Red Crescent branch in Gaza from ... [Published El Universal Venezuela - 12 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 3 reports

Former Los Alamos lab physicist's wife sentenced in nuclear secrets case

Aug. 20--MARJORIE ROXBY MASCHERONI, 71 -- wife of a former Los Alamos National Laboratory scientist accused of trying to pass restricted nuclear weapons information to Venezuela -- was sentenced today to serve a year and a day in federal prison.Roxby ... [Published Security Info Watch - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 3 reports

Hytera deploys Tetra system for Caracas police

Venezuela's Interior Ministry has awarded German supplier of radio terminals and systems Hytera Mobilfunk a contract to implement the Tetra radio system for Caracas police. The implementation will also be carried out by local partners APD and Cobra. Under ... [Published Telecompaper - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

VenEconomy: ... And Everything Will Remain the Same in Venezuela

From the Editors of VenEconomyVenezuela has increased the pace of the decline that began during the last years of the late Hugo Chávez in the hands of his successor, Nicolás Maduro. Maduro has been unable and has not wanted to amend the diverse and profound ... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

US warns travelers of canceled Venezuela flights

Come to Venezuela and you might get a longer trip than you bargained for.Click to Continue » ... [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Venezuela, Acquisition

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"The order has been given to the superintendency of prices to establish a biometric system in all supermarkets and commercial and distribution chain networks of the republic" Mr Maduro said
"This is nothing less than the Cuban rationing book. The government can't presume to tell a family what it's going to eat" said lawmaker Alfonso Marquina of the opposition Justice First party
"The amount of staples smuggled to Colombia would be enough to load the shelves of our supermarkets" Gen Efrain Velasco Lugo, a military spokesman, told El Universal newspaper earlier this week
"The date of onset of the last confirmed case was on 22 July 2014 and the date of onset of locally acquired chikungunya was on the 11 July 2014, an indication that the outbreak is contained" Dr Kumar added

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Caracas FC beats Gas in South American Cup [Published Yahoo! India - 21 mins ago]
Venezuela Proposes Fingerprints For Food to Com... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - 36 mins ago]
VENEZUELANS COULD SOON HAVE TO SCAN THEIR FINGE... [Published NAM News Network - 47 mins ago]
Officials brief E’bo rice farmers on new markets [Published Kaieteur News - 49 mins ago]
Dukwari boat mishap…Missing five-year-old’s bod... [Published Kaieteur News - 49 mins ago]
Months after massive fuel explosion…Disastrous ... [Published Kaieteur News - 49 mins ago]
Latin American Herald Tribune - TalCual: Maduro... [Published DailyMe.Com - 54 mins ago]
CARACAS, Venezuela: Charges dropped against Ven... [Published DailyMe.Com - 54 mins ago]
Latin American Herald Tribune - VenEconomy: Ven... [Published DailyMe.Com - 54 mins ago]
Latin American Herald Tribune - TalCual: Privat... [Published DailyMe.Com - 54 mins ago]
Chiz kin competing in Mrs. U [Published Tempo - 1 hour ago]
Can You pass the Iran Quiz? [Published Informed Comment - 1 hour ago]
Cayman Islands: Chikungunya Update for 18 August [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 1 hour ago]
Rebel Attacks in 2014 on Colombia Oil Infrastru... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - 2 hours ago]
The Assault on Smuggling Continues on the Venez... [Published Venezuelanalysis.com - 2 hours ago]
“SIDance 2014, Be Addicted to Dance” [Published Seoul Times - 2 hours ago]
TalCual: Privatize That Public Company again! [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - 2 hours ago]
Venezuela’s Maduro Meets Cuban Leader Fidel Cas... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - 2 hours ago]
Trouble In Socialist Paradise: Maduro Rating Pl... [Published Zero Hedge - 3 hours ago]
From the Warsaw Ghetto to the Gaza Ghetto [Published Axis of Logic - 3 hours ago]
Edom Technology : STMicroelectronics Reveals Fu... [Published 4 Traders - 3 hours ago]
Trouble In Socialist Paradise: Maduro Rating Pl... [Published Zero Hedge - 4 hours ago]
Over 500 families get new dwellings by "Great M... [Published Xinhua News Agency - 4 hours ago]
Report suggests that Jamaica is receiving less ... [Published RJR News Online - 4 hours ago]
Caracas FC beats Peru in South American Cup [Published China.org.cn - 5 hours ago]
AFP - Iraq-Syria-conflict-US-media-ransom 3rdlead [Published Namibia Press Agency - 5 hours ago]
Caracas FC beats Peru in South American Cup [Published Namibia Press Agency - 5 hours ago]
Venezuela to fight food smugglers with fingerpr... [Published GlobalPost - 6 hours ago]
Venezuela "to fingerprint shoppers" [Published Austin American Statesman - 6 hours ago]
Venezuelan President Announces Mandatory Finger... [Published TIME.com - 6 hours ago]
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Can You pass the Iran Quiz? [Published Informed Comment - 1 hour ago]
By Jeffrey Rudolph What can possibly justify the relentless U.S. political and economic aggression against Iran? It cannot be argued that Iran is an aggressive state that is dangerous to its neighbors, as facts do not support this claim. It cannot ...
Cayman Islands: Chikungunya Update for 18 August [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 1 hour ago]
Source: Government of the Cayman IslandsCountry: Cayman Islands Total confirmed cases of chikungunya remain at five as reported on 28 July 2014. Since then there have been no new confirmed cases. • Total cases investigated for chikungunya since 25 June ...
Trouble In Socialist Paradise: Maduro Rating Pl... [Published Zero Hedge - 4 hours ago]
It appears Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has run out of other people's money. Just 8 months after his exuberant 60% approval rating at the end of last year after local elections (appealing to the ever-more-impoverished ultra-poor who remain entirely ...
Venezuelan President Announces Mandatory Finger... [Published TIME.com - 6 hours ago]
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Wednesday that the country will introduce a mandatory fingerprinting system in supermarkets. He asserted that the plan will keep people from buying too much of any single item. The president did not say when ...
Venezuelan President Announces Mandatory Finger... [Published The China Blog - 6 hours ago]
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Wednesday that the country will introduce a mandatory fingerprinting system in supermarkets. He asserted that the plan will keep people from buying too much of any single item. The president did not say when ...
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The Fed Begins its Latest Policy Meeting [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - Jun 17 2014]
Clashes in Caracas [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 15 2014]
Venezuelan authorities clash with students [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 12 2014]
Venezuelan policeman dies in clashes [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 09 2014]
Violence reignites in Caracas as protesters, po... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 18 2014]
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The Tour de France Trophy and Škoda cars. Czech... [Published Czech Tourism Scandinavia and Finland - Aug 20 2014]
LONMARK INTERNATIONAL PLANS FOR CONTINUED GROWT... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 12 2014]
Team, Inc. Reports FY2014 Results [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 05 2014]
Pöyry PLC : Pöyry lowers its guidance for the o... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 31 2014]
Weatherford to Sell to Rosneft Russian and Vene... [Published Financial Services - Jul 14 2014]
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