The price of the dollar in Venezuela opened down this Friday, January 10, 2020, according to the portal Dollar today, at a time when U.S has announced sanctions against officials “who undermine democracy.”
In that context, the exchange rate It is quoted this Friday at 74,842.72 sovereign bolivars per dollar in the informal market of Venezuela. Last Thursday, the US currency was trading at 62,210.94 sovereign bolivars per dollar.
This week alone, the greenback climbed up to 75,000 bolivars, half the value of the minimum wage in the oil nation.
The special envoy of USA for Venezuela, Elliott Abrams, warned that “in the next few days” there will be new sanctions against those who impeded the election as head of the National Assembly (AN, Parliament) of Juan Guaido, recognized as interim president of Venezuela for about 60 countries.
A few days ago, Nicolas Maduro, described as “failed clown” the head of US diplomacy, Mike Pompeo, for supporting Juan Guaido, calling the show “ratification” of the opposition leader as president in charge of the country from the headquarters of the Parliament.
The government of Donald Trump “It will continue to fail, fail and fail and Mike Pompeo will continue to mount the show, the clown. It ends up being a failed clown ”, said Nicolas Maduro in an act broadcast by the state television VTV.
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