Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, invited Tuesday to continue the work of Latin American thinkers who played a key role, as "founders of the socialist values of words", such as the Argentine writer Julio Cortazar, whose centenary is being commemorated this August 26.
Air traffic at the Simon Bolivar International Airport in Maiquetia, Venezuela's most important, is hectic. It is a normal occurrence during the holiday season in the country. Last year in just four months, the daily number of passengers in transit record was surpassed.
Venezuela ended on Wednesday its participation in the 2nd Youth Olympic Games, Nanjing 2014, closing Thursday in China, with nine Olympic medals and seven diplomas.
The Venezuelan U-15 women's football team that won Tuesday the silver medal at the 2nd Youth Olympic Games, Nanjing 2014, became the first Venezuelan group to get a team medal in an Olympic competition.