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France ready for Iranian, Venezuelan oil

France ready for Iranian, Venezuelan oil

The international community should explore all options to alleviate a Russian squeeze of energy supplies that has spiked prices, including talks with producing nations like Iran and Venezuela

Venezuelan President arrives in Azerbaijan for working visit

Venezuelan President arrives in Azerbaijan for working visit

President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro has arrived in Azerbaijan for a working visit. A guard of honor was lined up for the Venezuelan President at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the …

Venezuelan President Maduro to visit Turkey

Venezuelan President Maduro to visit Turkey

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro will visit Turkey on Wednesday upon the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the Presidency's Directorate of Communications said on Tuesday. According to a statement, the two …

U.S. to allow two companies to ship Venezuelan oil to Europe

U.S. to allow two companies to ship Venezuelan oil to Europe

Italian oil company Eni SpA and Spain's Repsol SA could begin shipping Venezuelan oil to Europe as soon as next month to make up for Russian crude, five people familiar with the matter said, resuming oil-for-debt swaps halted two years ago …

How Iran gets oil to Venezuela

How Iran gets oil to Venezuela

The widening energy cooperation between the nations is helping cash-scrapped Venezuela obtain supplies to convert its extraheavy oil and boost exports. A Venezuela-owned tanker in March sailed to a remote spot in the Indian …

Is the world’s black gold set for another boost?

Is the world’s black gold set for another boost?

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Plus (OPEC+) crude production fell in March for the first time in more than a year with Western sanctions hitting Russia’s oil flows, and disruptions in Kazakhstan and …

Putin and Maduro discuss battle against coronavirus

Putin and Maduro discuss battle against coronavirus

Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the battle against the coronavirus pandemic, including supplies of Russian vaccines, in a phone call with Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro on Thursday, the Kremlin press service reported. …

Iran loses UN voting rights

Iran loses UN voting rights

Eight countries that include Iran, Venezuela and Sudan have lost their right to vote at the United Nations because of unpaid dues. A total of 11 countries are behind in their payments, Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday in …

Erdogan and Maduro discusses bilateral ties, regional matters

Erdogan and Maduro discusses bilateral ties, regional matters

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke to his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro over the phone on Tuesday, according to a statement by Turkey’s Communications Directorate. Erdogan and Maduro discussed steps to improve …

Iran's oil industry recovery

Iran's oil industry recovery

Iran’s recent hydrocarbon agreement with Azerbaijan is the latest in a string of developments that demonstrate the country’s determination to overcome U.S. sanctions

Venezuela receives new shipment of Sputnik V vaccine

Venezuela receives new shipment of Sputnik V vaccine

Another shipment of the Sputnik V vaccine was delivered to Venezuela Monday, Russian embassy in Caracas announced in its Twitter. "Another Sputnik shipment is already in Caracas," the tweet says. According to the …

Russia and Venezuela signed 12 documents on cooperation

Russia and Venezuela signed 12 documents on cooperation

Russia and Venezuela, following a meeting of the intergovernmental commission in Caracas, signed 12 documents in various spheres, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said. "Twelve documents were signed on cooperation in …

Venezuela’s Maduro mulls paying for vaccines with oil

Venezuela’s Maduro mulls paying for vaccines with oil

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speculated that Venezuela could pay for coronavirus vaccines with oil. "Venezuela has oil tankers, it has clients who buy its oil. Our country will allocate a portion of our produce to …

Venezuela not to allow use of AstraZeneca vaccine

Venezuela not to allow use of AstraZeneca vaccine

Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Rodriguez says her country will not approve the AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus because of concerning side effects. "Venezuela will not give permission to the AstraZeneca vaccine due to …