As his country's economy implodes around him, Venezuelan strongman Nicolas Maduro has resorted to what may be a last-ditch effort to stay in power.
Does the elevation of a military man to the number two position in the government show the military is trying to take control of the government? Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports.
Citigroup shares rose nearly 2.5 percent after the global bank said its unit would cease the servicing of certain accounts in Venezuela.
Canadian and Nigerian oil supply is returning but is offset by pockets of geopolitical risk around the world, says ClipperData's Matt Smith.
Analysts discussed the outcomes they believe will result from Maduro's approach to dealing with the Venezuelan crisis.
That gap in price forecasts is important. If an investor believes oil prices will peak next year, the case for buying into energy stocks becomes more urgent.
An alarming number of Venezuelans say they do not have money to buy enough food, according to the most recent assessment of living standards by Simón Bolívar University.
With delivery trucks under constant attack, the nation's food is now transported under armed guard. Venezuela is convulsing from hunger.
RBC Capital's Helima Croft describes the condition of the country's economy as a 'humanitarian catastrophe.'
Helima Croft puts Venezuela on RBC's OPEC watch list due to predictions of political instability and declining oil sales.
Discussing chaos in Venezuela, and trouble spots for oil production, with Helima Croft, RBC Capital Markets.
Venezuelan Opposition Member Carlos Vecchio says a military coup would be a disaster in his country.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera sits down with Venezuelan opposition member Carlos Vecchio to talk about the country's ongoing political and economic crisis.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on Venezuela's declining oil industry and economy in crisis.
Oil producers from Angola to Venezuela are buckling under a production policy that was pushed by Saudi Arabia.
2016 maybe the "year of reckoning" for some OPEC members, RBC Capital Markets warned, ahead of the oil cartel's meeting in Vienna this week.
It was seen as a sign that new Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih took OPEC seriously when he turned up in the Austrian capital on Monday.
Discussing what could happen at the upcoming OPEC meeting and how to play it with Loren C. Scott, Loren C. Scott & Associates, and Neal Dingmann, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey.
Lufthansa has cancelled its flights to Venezuela in the latest sign of the country’s growing isolation and economic, social and political turmoil.
Is there any silver lining to Venezuela’s economic crisis? Carlos de Sousa, economist for Latin America Macro Research at Oxford Economics, explains why problems will endure in 2016.