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  1. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela will fingerprint shoppers to curb bulk buying amid shortages

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 09:46pm by AFP

    ... are set too low to make a profit and justify production. The administration blames the shortages both on companies speculating with an eye to future profits and on black market vendors who buy ...

  2. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela introduces ID system for food buying amid scarcity, hoarding

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 08:35pm by MCT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Caracas Fingerprint IDs to fight black market in food Grappling with scarcities of sugar, milk, cornmeal and other basic foods, the Venezuelan government has unveiled ... of the system, Maduro said, was to guard against the purchase of large quantities of food at cut-rate government prices to be marked up and resold on the black market, where some experts have estimated ...

  3. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela’s hardline protesters learn from other demonstrations

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 01:06pm by Agence France-Presse in Caracas

    ... a thick, black log with a handle made out of an empty gas canister. With a cigarette dangling from his lips, he rested the contraption on his shoulder like a bazooka. “When the police get close, ...

  4. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Beauty queen latest to die in political unrest as trial of protest leader Lopez grips Venezuela

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 11:31am by Reuters and AP

    ... She died later in a clinic. “How long are we going to live like this? How long do we have to tolerate this pressure, with them killing us?” said a relative, who asked not to be named. “She ...

  5. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuelans struggle with rampant inflation on miserly salaries

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 08:50pm by GDN

    ... and a currency black market where the US dollar trades at 10 times the official rate, La Torre, as the tower is known to locals, is an emblem of the state's failure to provide its citizens ... that doesn't go up here are people's salaries". Because of Venezuela's dual exchange-rate system, only the few with access to foreign currency can benefit from the black market; ...

  6. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Venezuela cracks down on electronics chain accused of price-gouging

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 05:53am by Reuters

    ... flour to toilet paper, and for price distortions and corruption caused by a black-market currency rate nearly 10 times higher than the official price. ...

  7. News - World - VENEZUELA

    The painful cost of a nice derriere in Venezuela

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 03:21pm by Agence France-Press in Caracas

    ... and win back her estranged husband.”I did no research on what it was. I just wanted to know who did the best job,” Mercedes told AFP while waiting at a clinic. Her dream is to get the silicone out ... about 400 patients with this problem.The legion of walking wounded in his clinic includes: a 60-year-old woman who can barely move she is in so much pain; two cousins who had the procedure done ...

  8. News - World - VENEZUELA

    US filmmaker charged, ex-general held in Venezuela

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:32pm by Associated Press in Caracas

    ... Chavista movement, left dozens injured and damaged government offices and medical clinics. The opposition vehemently denies the accusations. ...

  9. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Deeply divided Venezuela goes to the polls to pick a new president

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The opposition people want to walk all over poor people and black people," argued Perez, 75, who is Afro-Venezuelan. Standing amid stocks of bananas, eggs and rice, she said that she and her 11 ...

  10. News - World - VENEZUELA

    Chavez to be embalmed 'like Lenin' and laid in museum

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... green military fatigues, a black tie and the red beret that became a symbol of his 14-year rule. The government said more than two million people have visited since last Wednesday to get ...




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