April 25- U.S. refiner Citgo, a subsidiary of Venezuelan state-owned oil company PDVSA, said in a statement that a March debt deal was "carried out in compliance with all applicable U.S. laws" after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro called it "illegal." In its statement, Citgo- now controlled by a board named by opposition leader Juan Guaido- said a $1.2 billion term...
CARACAS, April 24- The finance committee of Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly on Wednesday authorized a $71 million interest payment on state-owned oil company PDVSA's 2020 bond, which is backed by shares in its crown jewel overseas asset, U.S. refiner Citgo. Earlier this month, the National Assembly- recognized by the United States as...
CNBC's Joe Kernen sits down to discuss the on-going crisis in Venezuela with Vice President Mike Pence.
As oil prices climbed to multi-month highs on Tuesday, one strategist warned of the "potential for greater disruption" ahead for crude markets.
Venezuela's Supreme Court has called for opposition leader Juan Guaido to be stripped of his parliamentary immunity, in a move that could soon lead to his imprisonment.
Venezuela's opposition leader has urged supporters to prepare for a final push to try to oust President Nicolas Maduro.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is slated to meet on Wednesday at the White House with Fabiana Rosales, a Venezuelan activist who is the wife of opposition leader Juan Guaido.
The U.S. and Russia are locked in a battle for influence over crisis-stricken Venezuela, with Washington and Moscow trading barbs over perceived meddling in the South American country.
An Ilyushin IL-62 passenger jet and an Antonov AN-124 military cargo plane left for Caracas on Friday from Russian military airport Chkalovsky, stopping along the way in Syria, according to flight-tracking website Flightradar24.
Gold prices pared gains on Thursday after hitting three-week highs earlier in the session as a set of better than expected U.S data lifted the dollar, while palladium notched a record peak on supply concerns.
Palladium hit an all-time high on Wednesday on concerns over tight supplies of the autocatalyst metal, while gold reversed course to rise after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged.
Bolsonaro seems eager to strike up a personal alliance with Trump and forge a strong U.S.-Brazilian relationship.
The sanctioning of two OPEC members by the Trump administration has caused some ripples in the oil market, but not the type of shortages or pain for consumers that could have occurred.
President Donald Trump will host Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Washington on March 19, and they are expected to discuss the turmoil in Venezuela.
Most of crisis-stricken Venezuela has been hit by an electricity blackout.
Russia and the United States have been at loggerheads over a U.S.-led campaign for international recognition of Juan Guaido, the Venezuelan opposition leader who declared himself the interim head of state, over President Nicholas Maduro.
President Nicolas Maduro faces a challenge from opposition leader Juan Guaido. Here's how we got to this point.
National Assembly leader Juan Guaido has declared himself to be 'acting president' of Venezuala, but Nicolás Maduro is not about to give up without a fight.
The U.S. is adding six high-ranking Venezuelan security officials on its international sanctions list as it steps up pressure on the government of President Nicolas Maduro.
Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido has promised to return to Caracas over the coming days, despite threats from Maduro's government.