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Venezuela , Monday 20 November 2017

News Venezuela: Venezuela seems headed for more misery

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-opinions/venezuela-seems-headed-for-more-misery/2017/11/19/e75ca024-c980-11e7-8321-481fd63f174d_story.html
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

FOR SEVERAL years Venezuela’s self-styled socialist government has been paying billions of dollars to Wall Street to avoid default on its staggering debts, even while starving its people of vital imports of food and medicine. Now that unlikely policy ...

News Venezuela: Nobody is going to bail out Venezuela

News channel or source: https://www.salon.com/2017/11/19/nobody-is-going-to-bail-out-venezuela_partner/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Venezuela, the South American country convulsed by economic and humanitarian catastrophe, has defaulted on some of its debt after missing an interest payment due in October. Even as investors meet in Caracas to discuss restructuring US$60 billion in ...

News Venezuela: Venezuela's state oil firm PDVSA declared in default

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/venezuelas-state-oil-firm-pdvsa-declared-in-default/a-41418283
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Crisis-plagued Venezuela has suffered another blow as a committee of creditors has ruled that state oil company PDVSA defaulted on its debt — a decision that triggers payment of default insurance to investors. The International Swaps and Derivatives ...

News Venezuela: As Venezuela pumps below OPEC target, oil rivals begin filling gap

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-opec-venezuela-quotas/as-venezuela-pumps-below-opec-target-oil-rivals-begin-filling-gap-idUSKBN1DK0CH
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

HOUSTON/DUBAI (Reuters) - As Venezuela’s dilapidated energy sector struggles to pump enough crude oil to meet the country’s OPEC output target, rival producers within the exporters group have started to plug the gap, OPEC and industry sources said.

News Venezuela: Escaped Venezuela Opposition Leader Reaches Spain and Vows Fight

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/18/world/americas/antonio-ledezma-venezuela-spain.html
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

A day after escaping from house arrest and slipping out of his country, a Venezuelan opposition leader arrived in Spain on Saturday and met with Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. “I am going to dedicate myself to traveling the world, to spread the hope of ...

News Venezuela: After daring escape from Venezuela, ousted Caracas mayor lands in Spain

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/la-fg-venezuela-spain-ledezma-20171118-story.html
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

The ousted mayor of Caracas pledged to spread his protest against Venezuela's socialist government across the world as he arrived in Spain on Saturday, a day after escaping from house arrest and slipping past Venezuelan security forces into Colombia.

News Venezuela: Venezuela Did Not Default, But Risks Remain

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2017/11/15/venezuela-did-not-default-but-risks-remain/
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

The widely reported story of a default in Venezuela missed one key element: it really did not default on over a billion dollars in principal and interest payments. Venezuela bond holders said in off-record conversations on Tuesday that they received ...

News Venezuela: Ousted Caracas mayor reaches Spain after fleeing Venezuela

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/11/18/ousted-caracas-mayor-reaches-spain-after-fleeing-venezuela.html
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

MADRID – Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has arrived in Madrid a day after he escaped from house arrest in Venezuela and slipped past security forces into Colombia. Ledezma's flight from Bogota landed early Saturday morning at Barajas airport in the ...

News Venezuela: Venezuela in default: What next?

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/countingthecost/2017/11/venezuela-default-171118083756214.html
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

As the oil-rich country fails to pay its debt, we examine what happens next and what it means for its people. Oil-rich Venezuela has always paid its debts - even at the expense of its citizens. But this week, everything changed: Venezuela is now officially ...

News Venezuela: High-profile political prisoner flees Venezuela in daring escape, vows to fight Maduro

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/venezuela/article185186433.html
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Antonio Ledezma, one of Venezuela’s highest-profile political prisoners, fled the nation Friday in a daring escape that he said included skirting dozens of checkpoints and crossing the border into Colombia. Talking to reporters in the Colombian capital ...