• US Government Plans to Use USDC Stablecoin to Offer Foreign Aid in Venezuela

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Venezuela’s opposition leader, who exiled in Spain, has partnered with US-based cryptocurrency companies AirTM and Circle to facilitate the distribution of funds to healthcare workers in the country on the northern coast of South America. Circle CEO, Jeremy Allaire, stated that the partnership involved “a ...

  • Maduro pide a China invertir en Venezuela

    El presidente de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, clamó ayuda a su homólogo chino, Xi Jinping, al tiempo que invitó a empresarios de ese país a “aterrizar inversiones” en la industria petrolera en el marco de una “ley antibloqueo” con la que busca evadir sanciones de Estados Unidos.

  • Argentina passa Colômbia e se torna 5º país do mundo em casos de covid-19

    Desde o início da pandemia, a Argentina registrou 931.967 casos da doença AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko Com quase 15 mil novos casos confirmados de covid-19 nas últimas 24 horas, a Argentina ultrapassou a Colômbia e se tornou o quinto país do mundo com mais infectados pela doença. Segundo levantamento feito ...

  • Venezuelan Coal Exports Rise as U.S. Escalates Oil Sanctions

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Venezuela is ramping up its production and export of coal to European nations, according to export figures and vessel tracking data, as it seeks new sources of foreign currency amid tightening U.S. sanctions aimed at topping President Nicolas Maduro. Venezuela’s coal exports tripled to 310,000 ...

  • Venezuela Pro-Government Assembly Approves Law Expanding Maduro’s Powers

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Venezuela’s pro-government National Constituent Assembly on Thursday approved a law allowing President Nicolas Maduro to confidentially sign new oil deals with private firms and foreign nations, in response to U.S. sanctions. Maduro last week delivered the “anti-blockade” bill on Tuesday to the assembly, a parallel ...

  • Recuperação será mais lenta que o pós-crise de 2008, diz Cepal

    Para a entidade, retomada na região da América Latina e Caribe depende da manutenção das políticas de estímulos adotadas para enfrentar a pandemia A Comissão Econômica para a América Latina e o Caribe (Cepal) prevê que a recuperação da região será mais lenta que a registrada ...

  • Bill in Venezuela Paves the Way for Further Privatizations

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The draft law introduced by Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro on Tuesday, September 29th, paves the way for higher private investments in the economy, which would reverse decades of state intervention. The text of the "anti-blocking" bill describes the Executive with the power to change the ...