CARACAS, March 9 A World Bank tribunal order for
Venezuela to pay $1.4 billion in damages to Exxon Mobil Corp
over nationalizations has been annulled, a lawyer for
the government said on Thursday.
When asked to confirm the news, Venezuela's lawyer, George
Kahale, told Reuters by email: "Yes ... We were confident all
along that our position was correct and are very pleased that
the annulment committee agreed."
There was no immediate confirmation by the World Bank or
(Reporting by Alexandra Ulmer; Writing by Andrew Cawthorne;
Editing by Sandra Maler)