Struggling, Venezuela tried to buy medicine with gold

ArticleChange of MoneyJanuary 5, 2018 - 3:59:31 AM

The situation in Venezuela illustrates the reality of a country in crisis and the need for people and government to hold physical assets as a bargaining chip.

Venezuela's struggles to front $5 billion in debt to pharmaceutical companies have gotten so dire the government tried to swap diamonds and other precious items for medical supplies......

Source:UPI

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