Sick of crisis, Venezuelans line up to recall Maduro
Dominica News Online

Venezuelans lined up to seek a recall referendum against President Nicolas Maduro, exasperated with a grinding crisis that has paralyzed government offices five days a week and triggered rolling blackouts. A day after...

No paychecks for lawmakers in crisis-hit Venezuela
Dominica News Online

The speaker of Venezuela’s opposition-controlled National Assembly said Wednesday the legislature cannot pay lawmakers or employees because the government has failed to allocate its budget. Leading opposition figure...

Venezuela state employees to work two-day week to save energy
Dominica News Online

Venezuela’s socialist government ordered public workers on Tuesday to work a two-day week as an energy-saving measure in the crisis-hit South American OPEC country. President Nicolas Maduro had already given most of...

Protests as Venezuela embraces 2-day workweek to save power 
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan cities cleaned up from a night of looting and fiery protests Wednesday as government offices closed their doors for the rest of the week in the face of a worsening energy crisis...

TT, Venezuela unite to fight terrorism
Trinidad Newsday

ATTORNEY General Faris Al-Rawi yesterday disclosed State officials are working in conjunction with the Venezuela Government to tackle the threat of terrorism . His disclosure came amid concerns voiced in the Senate that...

Venezuela enforces public sector leave on three weekdays
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuela's Government Tuesday announced enforced leave for public sector workers three days a week, meaning they will only work just two days, in a bid to tackle an electricity shortage.

Venezuela court rejects bill to cut president's term
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuela's Supreme Court on Monday rejected a proposed constitutional reform to cut short the term of President Nicolas Maduro, according to a written judgement.

Venezuela to ration power four hours a day for 40 days
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) – Recession-hit Venezuela will turn off the electricity supply in its 10 most populous states for four hours a day for 40 days to deal with a severe power shortage, the government said...

Sexually-transmitted case of Zika in Peru
Nation News

LIMA – Peruvian health authorities on Saturday reported the first case of the Zika virus having been sexually transmitted in the country, after a resident contracted the disease while traveling in Venezuela...

ALL AH WE IS ONE Venezuela resisting
Nation News

I AM WRITING THIS ARTICLE on the return leg from a visit to Venezuela, having attended a conference of Latin American and Caribbean intellectuals, artistes and activists, committed to combating the ongoing...

Correction
Jamaica Observer

In the article carried in Wednesday’s publication, headlined ‘Gov’t pressured to say how tax plan will be financed’, it was incorrectly stated that the Energy Stabilisation Fund was established for the...

Venezuela orders long weekends to stave off power crisis 
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Public employees in Venezuela are being given long weekends in a bid to stave off a nationwide power crisis.

Caribbean Airlines denies aircraft held in Venezuela
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – The State-owned Caribbean Airlines (CAL) has denied a local television report that one of its aircraft had been detained in Venezuela this week and released only after the crew had...

Immigration Corner: Seeking help for my Venezuelan friends
Jamaica Gleaner

Dear Mrs Walker-Huntington,I have a friend who recently had a baby here in the United States (US). We're in Florida. She and her husband are residents of Venezuela but are looking to start the process to become US...

Seized planes show busy Venezuela-Dominican Republic drug route
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- The Cessna plane found Saturday morning in

Interpol was after Venezuelans nabbed with 359k of drug
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- The

Venezuelan convicted in St Lucia’s first case of money laundering
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC)  – A Venezuelan on Thursday became the first individual to be convicted here for money laundering.

Venezuelan man who attempted to smuggle cash
Jamaica Observer

A Venezuelan man who was caught trying to leave the island with US$83,000 and $49,000 bolivars — some of which was hidden in shampoo and lotion bottles — was fined $700,000 in the Corporate Area Resident...

Orinoco crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius)
Kaieteur News

The Orinoco crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius) is a critically endangered crocodile. Its population is very small and it can only be found in freshwater environments in Colombia and Venezuela, in particular...

Venezuelan leader flies to Cuba ahead of Obama visit
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA (AP) — Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro flew to Cuba on Friday for a day of high-level meetings and ceremonies that appeared designed to send a message of socialist solidarity two days before Barack Obama...

Abattoir to officially open in April- Drigo
Dominica News Online

Agriculture Minister, Johnson Drigo has announced that the much talked about Venezuela-funded Abattoir situated in Layou Park will be officially open in April. The facility was originally set to be completed by October...

Dominican Republic in tsunami warning exercise
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- A large-scale tsunami response exercise will take place in the Caribbean on 17 March aimed at advancing tsunami preparedness efforts in the Caribbean and Adjacent regions, based on Venezuela and Northern...

Engine fire forces emergency landing of Venezuelan jet
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- A Venezuelan (SBA)

Gonsalves denies hiding PetroCaribe debt from IMF
Nation News

KINGSTOWN – The St Vincent and the Grenadines government has denied suggestions that it is hiding the debt owed under the Venezuela-led PetroCaribe oil initiative from the International Monetary Fund (IMF)....

President inducts new Portuguese Ambassador
Kaieteur News

President David Granger, yesterday, received the Letters of Credence from Manuel De Jesus Teles Fazendeiro, inducting him as Non-Resident Ambassador of Portugal to Guyana. The new Ambassador is based in...

Venezuelan opposition delays announcing plan to oust Maduro
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuela's opposition on Thursday postponed its planned announcement of its strategy to oust President Nicolas Maduro, saying a Supreme Court ruling hamstringing its legislative powers had...

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