Economy of Venezuela
The economy of Venezuela is largely based on the petroleum sector and manufacturing. Revenue from petroleum exports accounts for more than 50% of the country's GDP and roughly 95% of total exports. Ve...
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How Venezuela Went From Oil Rich to Economic Collapse
Venezuela is on the brink of economic collapse with markets expecting the country to default on its debt in the very near future. How did the country with the largest oil reserves in the country go ba...
Economic policy of the Hugo Chávez government
From his election in 1998 until his death in March 2013, the administration of the late Venezuelan president, Hugo Chávez, proposed and enacted socialistic economic policies. In the early 2000s, oil p...
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Energy policy of Venezuela
Venezuela has the largest conventional oil reserves and the second-largest natural gas reserves in the Western Hemisphere. In addition Venezuela has non-conventional oil deposits (extra-heavy crude oi...
Agriculture in Venezuela
Agriculture in Venezuela has a much smaller share of the economy than in any other Latin American country. From the discovery of oil in Venezuela in the early twentieth century to the 1940s, the impor...
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List of companies of Venezuela
This is a list of notable companies based in Venezuela, grouped by their Industry Classification Benchmark sector.
List of companies of Venezuela - Wikipedia
Energy in Venezuela
Energy in Venezuela describes energy and electricity production, consumption and export from Venezuela. Energy policy of Venezuela describes the energy policy in the politics of Venezuela more in de...
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Bolivarian Missions
The Bolivarian missions are a series of social programs implemented under the administration of former Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez and continued by Chávez's successor, Nicolás Maduro; with the pr...
Domingo Maza Zavala
Domingo Felipe Maza Zavala (4 November 1922 – 7 November 2010) was a Venezuelan economist. He was director of the Central Bank of Venezuela from 1997 to 2004. He had previously been a member of COPRE ...
Currency of Spanish America
This article provides an outline of the currency of Spanish America (las Indias, the Indies) from Spanish colonization in the 15th century until Spanish American independencies in the 19th. This great...
Wilmer Ruperti
Wilmer Ruperti (born December 7, 1959) is a Venezuelan-born shipping business magnate. Since 2003, he has captured a major share of the market in physically exporting oil from Venezuela to the rest of...
Movimiento Nacional de Trabajadores Para La Liberación
The Movimiento Nacional de Trabajadores Para La Liberación (MONTRAL) is a national trade union center in Venezuela. It was formed in 1974 and is affiliated to the International Trade Union Confederati...
Bank of the South
The Bank of the South (Spanish: Banco del Sur, Portuguese: Banco do Sul, Dutch: Bank van het Zuiden) or BancoSur is a monetary fund and lending organization established on 26 September 200...
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Alimentos Polar
Alimentos Polar, C.A. is an Empresas Polar subsidiary that operates in the foods and drinks area, manufacturing and sending deliveries to its clients.
On February 28, 2009 Venezuelan President Hug...
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Lorenzo Mendoza
Lorenzo Mendoza Giménez (born October 5, 1965) oversees Venezuela's largest privately held company, $7 billion (sales) Empresas Polar.
Lorenzo was born at Caracas to Lorenzo Alejandro Mendoza Quin...
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