The American Corporation General Motors (GM) has accused the Venezuelan government in the illegal seizure of the automobile plant, located in Valencia. On Thursday, April 20, reports Reuters.
In addition to the seizure of the plant, GM said the illegal export of assembled cars. The actions of the authorities resulted in prejudice to 2.7 thousand workers of the enterprise and 79 stamp dealers, say in the Corporation. General Motors intends to go to court to protect their interests.
According to the Agency, Venezuela have previously used to capture companies. So, in 2014, it was announced on the temporary establishment of external control over the factories of manufacturer of cleaning products Clorox Co. After that, the company left the country.
Venezuela is experiencing acute financial problems due to the collapse in oil prices. Even when the raw material cost of $ 100 per barrel, the state could barely cover budgeted expenses. After the price cuts, the situation has worsened. To date, Venezuela left only 10.5 billion dollars in foreign exchange reserves.
Billionaire Kirill Shamalov , which occupies the 74th place in the rating of the richest businessmen of Russia according to Forbes with a capital of $ 1.3 billion, at the end of 2017 can leave this prestigious list, after he reduced his stake in the company "SIBUR" to 3.9 percent.
The Russian government instructed the Ministry of health, the Ministry of industry, Healthcare and the Federal Antimonopoly service to find mechanisms to lower prices for medical devices used in barrier contraceptives. This is stated in the action plan for the implementation of the state strategy of counteraction to spreading HIV-infection in Russia until 2020.
The Ministry of agriculture may within one month submit to the government the draft law "On production and turnover of organic products," said the head of Department Alexander Tkachev. According to him, the document will create legal base for development of the promising directions of the domestic agricultural sector.
Pyongyang has threatened to destroy a nuclear submarine of the U.S. Navy, which earlier this week came in South Korea's port of Busan. "When Michigan will try at least to move, he will be doomed to the miserable fate of becoming an underwater Ghost, unable to return to the surface" — promise propagandists from North Korea.
American film Director Oliver stone has confirmed that a film about Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is reported by The Sydney Morning Herald, which the filmmaker gave an interview. The newspaper claims that the picture, which, in particular, will talk about Russia's influence on U.S. elections, will be a hit.
The mission of the British spy plane RC-135W to collect data on the Russian military base on the Baltic sea was revealed through a mobile app for tracking passenger liners. The media drew attention to the fact that the development of the spy plane RC-135W cost the country $ 650 million pounds.