A woman leaves a market in Caracas, Venezuela.  About 40 percent of Venezuela’s stores have been forced to close, business owners say, after President Nicolás Maduro imposed a big hike in minimum wages.
A woman leaves a market in Caracas, Venezuela. About 40 percent of Venezuela’s stores have been forced to close, business owners say, after President Nicolás Maduro imposed a big hike in minimum wages. Fernando Llano AP
A woman leaves a market in Caracas, Venezuela. About 40 percent of Venezuela’s stores have been forced to close, business owners say, after President Nicolás Maduro imposed a big hike in minimum wages. Fernando Llano AP

Maduro’s huge salary hike deals fatal blow to 40 percent of Venezuelan stores

September 14, 2018 06:34 PM