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

Jun 25 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

Jun 25 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

Jun 07 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

May 30 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

May 30 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.

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

May 27 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

May 27 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

May 27 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.

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

May 27 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 -cenbank

May 27 2020

CARACAS, May 27 Venezuela has reached a deal with the U.N. Development Programme (UNDP) to destine part of its gold in Bank of England accounts to finance the purchase of food and medicine during the coronavirus pandemic, its central bank governor said on Wednesday.

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Long lines as Singaporeans in masks vote during pandemic

Singaporeans wearing masks and gloves queued to cast their ballots on Friday under the cloud of the COVID-19 pandemic that is pushing the city-state's economy towards its worst-ever recession, making saving jobs the focus of the election.