CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s opposition said on Tuesday that this week’s planned political dialogue in the Dominican Republic with President Nicolas Maduro’s government was being postponed because
President Nicolas Maduro
CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s government and opposition will resume efforts to hold dialogue, the third attempt in a year by the administration of President Nicolas Maduro and his adversaries to
By Andrew Cawthorne and Deisy Buitrago
Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro announces a minimum wage increase amid an ongoing economic crisis in the country. On Wednesday, Maduro announced the 30 percent wage hike equivalent to just over four dollars an hour. However, rising inflation of the country’s Bolivar currency has mostly offset the increase with salaries decreasing by more than a third since September.
Florida Senator Marco Rubio is continuing his efforts to protect Venezuelans here in the U.S. According to reports, Rubio wrote a letter back in March asking then DHS Secretary John Kelly and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to extend temporary protected status for Venezuelans.
By Diego Oré
(Reuters) – Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel, a fierce critic of President Nicolas Maduro, said on Monday that the government-backed Venezuela National Youth Orchestra’s tour of the United States