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By Edition On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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Venezuelan crude sales to the U.S. declined again in March

HOUSTON - Venezuelan crude oil sales to the United States declined in March for the third month in a row this year to 651,710 barrels per day due to falling exports of main grade Merey, according to Thomson Reuters More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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1600 sign up for job at oil refinery

WILLEMSTAD - More than 1,600 people registered for a job at the Isla Refinery. The Minister of Social Development, Labor and Well-being Jaime Cordoba said that after 2019 the lease contract with the Venezuelan State More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Venezuela’s millions in debt to Russia led to confiscation of oil cargo

WILLEMSTAD - Russia is losing patience with ally Venezuela because of the country’s million-dollar debt. Russia confiscated an oil tanker that belonged to the state-owned oil companhy PDVSA because Maduro’s More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Despite alliance, Russian shipper holds Venezuela oil hostage over debts

PHILLIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela’s state-run oil company, PDVSA, sent a tanker in October to the Caribbean with the expectation that its cargo of crude would fetch about $20 million – money the crisis-stricken More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Banned at sea – Venezuela’s crude-stained oil tankers

HOUSTON/PUNTO FIJO – In the scorching heat of the Caribbean Sea, workers in scuba suits scrub crude oil by hand from the hull of the Caspian Galaxy, a tanker so filthy it can’t set sail in international waters. The More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Venezuela increased fuel exports to allies even as supply crunch loomed

CARACAS - A gasoline shortage in OPEC member Venezuela was exacerbated by an increase in fuel exports to foreign allies such as Cuba and Nicaragua and an exodus of crucial personnel from state-run energy company More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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PDVSA allowed to pump oil out of chained tanker

PHILIPSBURG – A disputed load of oil of Venezuela’s state oil company PDVSA, which is currently on board of crude oil tanker NS Columbus near St. Eustatius, will have to be pumped out and stored in a bunker More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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Order for Venezuela to pay Exxon $1.4 bln in damages overturned

CARACAS - A World Bank tribunal’s order for Venezuela to pay $1.4 billion in damages to Exxon Mobil Corp over nationalizations has been annulled, a lawyer for the Venezuelan government said on Thursday. The case More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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PDVSA and 10 shipping companies in court over load of oil

PHILIPSBURG - Legal representatives of Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA and ten shipping companies in Liberia squared off in an injunction in the Court of First Instance in St. Maarten. Under dispute is an oil More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Venezuela delays crude shipments

HOUSTON - Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA has delayed and cancelled crude deliveries to commercial partners in recent months, according to documents seen by Reuters, a further sign of the steady production decline More...