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Gasoline-starved Venezuela squeezed by U.S. seizure of Iranian fuel cargoes

14 Aug 2020

CARACAS/NEW YORK Venezuela had few options for obtaining gasoline on Friday after the United States seized four Iranian fuel shipments en route to the fuel-starved South American country, where protests intensified over widespread gasoline shortages.

Exclusive: Venezuela's PDVSA weighs plan to pay for refinery work with fuel, byproducts - sources

25 Jun 2020

CARACAS Officials from Venezuelan state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela [PDVSA.UL] have spoken with private contractors about paying for work fixing the country's refineries with fuel and byproducts, a half dozen people familiar with the talks said.

EXCLUSIVE-Venezuela's PDVSA weighs plan to pay for refinery work with fuel, byproducts -sources

25 Jun 2020

CARACAS, June 25 Officials from Venezuelan state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela have spoken with private contractors about paying for work fixing the country's refineries with fuel and byproducts, a half dozen people familiar with the talks said.

Venezuela's new gasoline system fails to end epic lines

08 Jun 2020

CARACAS Hundreds of Venezuelans queued up in miles-long lines to try to fill their cars with subsidized gasoline over the weekend, a week after President Nicolas Maduro launched a new dual-price system aimed at easing an acute fuel shortage.

Iranian fuel reaches Venezuelan stations as prices set to rise

31 May 2020

CARACAS/MARACAY, Venezuela Fuel shipped from Iran began arriving at Venezuela's gasoline stations on Saturday, just hours before President Nicolas Maduro announced higher prices at the pump that are set to end more than two decades of almost-free gasoline.

Venezuela's government increases gasoline prices starting in June

31 May 2020

CARACAS Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday announced a price hike for gasoline after two decades of frozen values at the pump, as part of a system to fill vehicles and motorcycles with subsidized fuel up to monthly quotas and pay internationally indexed prices over those levels.

UPDATE 1-Venezuela's government increases gasoline prices starting in June

31 May 2020

CARACAS, May 30 Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday announced a price hike for gasoline after two decades of frozen values at the pump, as part of a system to fill vehicles and motorcycles with subsidized fuel up to monthly quotas and pay internationally indexed prices over those levels.

EXCLUSIVA-Venezuela dice acordó con ONU que parte de oro en Inglaterra se use para alimentos y medicinas en pandemia

28 May 2020

CARACAS, 27 mayo El Banco Central de Venezuela (BCV) acordó con el Programa de Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo destinar parte del oro que está en el Banco de Inglaterra a la compra directa de medicinas, alimentos y equipos médicos para enfrentar la pandemia del COVID-19, dijo el miércoles el presidente del ente emisor.

Exclusive: Venezuela reaches deal with U.N. to buy food, medicine with gold - central bank

28 May 2020

CARACAS Venezuela has reached a deal with the U.N. Development Programme (UNDP) to destine part of its gold in Bank of England accounts toward the purchase of food and medicine during the coronavirus pandemic, its central bank governor said on Wednesday.

EXCLUSIVA-Venezuela dice acordó con ONU que parte de oro en Inglaterra se use para alimentos y medicinas en pandemia

28 May 2020

CARACAS, 27 mayo El Banco Central de Venezuela (BCV) acordó con el Programa de Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo destinar parte del oro que está en el Banco de Inglaterra a la compra directa de medicinas, alimentos y equipos médicos para enfrentar la pandemia del COVID-19, dijo el miércoles el presidente del ente emisor.

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