Storied Venezuelan newspaper sold as independent media comes increasingly under pressure

Storied Venezuelan newspaper sold as independent media comes increasingly under pressure


Major Venezuelan newspaper to be sold

by FABIOLA SANCHEZ and HANNAH DREIER, Associated Press - 4 July 2014 16:06-04:00

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — One of Venezuela's oldest and most prestigious newspapers has been sold amid increasing government pressure on the country's press.
The editor in chief of Caracas-based El Universal, Elides Rojas, confirmed that a group of Spanish investors had bought the broadsheet from the family that has run the paper since i...


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