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China may be reconsidering its commitment to Venezuela, the world’s worst-performing economy, due to concerns over security and loan repayment

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
nder the late Hugo Chávez, Venezuela forged close ties to China that included $60 billion in loans, but recent political and economic upheavals in the country are affecting the relationship.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.

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