CARACAS/PUNTO FIJO, Venezuela Two storage tanks exploded at a heavy-crude upgrading project in eastern Venezuela on Wednesday, according to an oil industry source and a legislator, while the country's main oil terminal resumed shipments after a prolonged blackout.
March 13 Two storage tanks have exploded at the
Petro San Felix heavy-crude upgrading project in eastern
Venezuela, according to an oil industry source and a legislator.
CARACAS Venezuela ordered American diplomats on Tuesday to leave within 72 hours after President Nicolas Maduro accused U.S. counterpart Donald Trump of cyber "sabotage" that plunged the South American country into its worst blackout on record. | Video
CARACAS, March 12 Venezuela ordered American
diplomats to leave the country within 72 hours on Tuesday after
President Nicolas Maduro accused U.S. counterpart Donald Trump
of cyber "sabotage" that plunged the OPEC nation into its worst
blackout on record.
CARACAS/PUNTO FIJO, Venezuela Venezuelan state-run oil firm PDVSA has been unable to resume crude exports at its primary port since last week's blackout, according to people familiar with the matter, indicating that the country's massive power outage is crippling the OPEC nation's principal industry.
CARACAS Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Saturday called on citizens nationwide to travel to the capital Caracas for a protest against socialist President Nicolas Maduro, as the country's worst blackout in decades dragged on for a third day. | Video
CARACAS, March 9 Venezuelan opposition leader
Juan Guaido on Saturday will lead a rally in the capital of
Caracas to maintain pressure on President Nicolas Maduro as
authorities slowly restored power after the country's worst
blackout in decades.
CARACAS Opposition leader Juan Guaido held talks with Venezuela's public sector unions on Tuesday about staging strikes to help bring down the government, as President Nicolas Maduro said a "crazed minority" bent on destabilizing the country would be defeated.
CARACAS Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido said on Tuesday he was in talks with unions about calling strikes for state workers in a bid to paralyse the public sector, tightening pressure on a weakened President Nicolas Maduro by targeting his key support base.
CARACAS, Venezuela Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido returned to his country on Monday after flouting a court-imposed travel ban by touring Latin American countries to boost support for his campaign to tighten regional pressure on President Nicolas Maduro. | Video