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UPDATE 4-Nations urge Venezuela on elections, warn of diplomatic 'last resort'

MEXICO CITY/ WASHINGTON, March 23- A group of 14 nations urged Venezuela on Thursday to hold elections and release "political prisoners," in a joint statement that kept open the option of seeking to suspend the South American country from the Organization of American States. The statement, which Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said was aimed at...

Source: Reuters

UPDATE 3-Nations urge Venezuela on elections, warn of diplomatic 'last resort'

MEXICO CITY/ WASHINGTON, March 23- A group of 14 nations on Thursday urged Venezuela to hold elections and release "political prisoners," in a joint statement that kept open the option of seeking to suspend the South American country from the Organization of American States. The statement, which Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said was aimed at...

Source: Reuters

UPDATE 2-Nations urge Venezuela on elections; diplomacy still favored tool

MEXICO CITY, March 23- A group of 14 nations on Thursday urged Venezuela to hold elections and release political prisoners, in a joint statement that kept open the option of seeking to suspend the South American country from the Organization of American States. The statement, which Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray earlier in the day described as aimed...

Source: Reuters

Hedge fund king Ray Dalio: Here's the 'phenomenon' shaping the world economy

A team at Bridgewater Associates, the $150 billion hedge fund Dalio founded, published a 61-page paper on it Wedenesday.

Source: CNBC.com

Crisis-hit Venezuela halts publication of another major indicator

CARACAS, March 21- Venezuela has stopped publishing money supply data, depriving the public of the best available tool to ascertain soaring inflation in one of the world's worst-performing economies. In contrast, neighboring Colombia's M2 was up 7 percent in the same period and the United States' was up 6 percent. "If they are not publishing, you know it must be...

Source: Reuters

Venezuela's socialist leaders seize bakeries in 'bread war'

CARACAS, Venezuela— For the past 25 years, after he immigrated penniless to Venezuela from Portugal, Eduardo Dos Santos has personally taken care of the loyal clients at Mansion's Bakery. But now the downtown Caracas corner store is in the hands of die-hard socialists, and Dos Santos is at least temporarily out of a job, as a result of the latest attempt by the...

Source: The Associated Press

Venezuela's troubles put US heating oil charity in limbo

Venezuela's economic turmoil has placed in limbo that country's participation in a free heating oil program run by a Massachusetts- based nonprofit that has helped hundreds of thousands of people, signaling that the program may be kaput. This marks the second consecutive winter that Venezuela's Citgo Petroleum Corp. has not contributed to the "Joe-4-Oil"...

Source: The Associated Press

Goldman’s ties to the White House may actually be a liability for the firm

Being intimately linked to a president whose incoming approval ratings were at a historic low may not burnish the firm’s image, New York Times reports.

Source: The New York Times

No. 2 House Democrat says Trump's budget blueprint is a 'hatchet job' that's DOA

Minority Whip Steny Hoyer and Budget Committee Chair Diane Black offer differing views of President Trump's new spending proposal.

Source: CNBC.com

EXCLUSIVE-Venezuela's cash-strapped PDVSA offers Rosneft oil stake -sources

CARACAS/ HOUSTON, March 16- Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA has offered Russian counterpart Rosneft a stake in a joint venture in the country's Orinoco Belt extra-heavy crude area, five industry sources said, in a sign of the Latin American nation's dire economic situation and Moscow's growing muscle there. A deal would have California- based Chevron...

Source: Reuters