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By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Venezuela vice-president Delcy Rodríguez banned from EU

BRUSSELS - The European Union has imposed sanctions on 11 Venezuelan officials following elections in May which the EU says were “neither free nor fair”. Among those sanctioned is newly nominated Vice-President More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Founder of Sambil, Salomón Cohen died

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - The founder of Sambil died yesterday in Caracas. Engineer, businessman and president-director Salomón Cohen Levy was born in Jerusalem to a Sephardic Jewish family and came to Venezuela with More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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EU sanctions against more Venezuelans

THE HAGUE - In January, the European Union (EU) imposed measures against seven political and military officials from Venezuela. The EU Foreign Ministers decided to add eleven more individuals on Monday to consultations More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 22nd, 2018
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Venezuela says US sanctions hurt oil market stability

VIENNA - U.S. sanctions on Venezuela are an attack against the stability of the global oil market, Venezuelan Oil Minister Manuel Quevedo said on Thursday. Venezuela, a member of the Organization of the Petroleum More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Update: Curaçao refinery runs slow as PDVSA port backlog starts to ease

WILLEMSTAD - The Isla refinery operated by Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA is working at minimum capacity while awaiting new crude shipments and as a tanker backlog in the country’s ports began to ease. PDVSA’s More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Venezuela forced to shut down production as operations fall apart

HOUSTON - Every week the crisis in Venezuela takes a turn for the worse. There are now signs that its oil industry is entering a dangerous new phase. Argus Media reports that Venezuela has begun to “proactively More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Curacao becoming less attractive for Venezuelan investors

Besides a large number of Venezuelans leaving their country, because of all the problems we already know about, we should not forget that there is also an important number of professionals and investors looking More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Venezuelan floating market to return to Sha Caprileskade

WILLEMSTAD - According to the Minister of Economic Development Steven Martina, the Venezuelan fruit boats will return to their original location in downtown Punda, the Sha Capriles quay. During a national dialogue More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Curacao’s Isla refinery working at minimum, awaits Venezuelan crude

WILLEMSTAD - The Isla refinery operated by state-run oil firm PDVSA is working at minimum capacity while awaiting new shipments of Venezuelan crude PDVSA’s operations this year have been mired by problems ranging More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Gijsbertha: InselAir to resume flights to Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD, CARACAS - The local airline InselAir can resume its operations to and from Maiquetía, Valencia and Punto Fijo in Venezuela in the short term. An agreement was reached last week between a Curaçao delegation More...