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Venezuela military loyal to Maduro as opposition leader Guaido calls for uprising

“The moment is now!” Juan Guaido made his strongest call on social media. “The future is ours: the people and Armed Forces united.”

Venezuela's Guaido urges troops to rise, mass protests planned

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday called for a military uprising to oust President Nicolas Maduro and armed factions exchanged gunfire outside a Caracas air base.

Venezuela 'ready for aid', says Maduro after Red Cross meeting

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday the country was ready to receive international aid following a meeting in Caracas with the global Red Cross chief.
April 10, 2019 | 02:32 pm GMT+7

1.1 million children affected by Venezuela crisis: UNICEF

The number of children who are affected by the Venezuelan crisis and who will need humanitarian aid this year is expected to more than double to reach 1.1 million, up from nearly 500,000.
April 05, 2019 | 08:09 am GMT+7

Venezuela cuts workday, extends school cancelation over blackouts

Venezuela's government announced Sunday that it is reducing the length of the workday and keeping schools closed due to devastating electricity blackouts plaguing the country.
April 01, 2019 | 08:20 am GMT+7

PetroVietnam's troubled billion-dollar investment in Venezuela probed

The Ministry of Public Security's Investigation Agency is investigating possible fraud by PetroVietnam in its Venezuelan oil exploration and production project.
March 17, 2019 | 02:14 pm GMT+7

US to pull all remaining diplomatic staff from Venezuela

The U.S. will withdraw all remaining diplomatic personnel from its embassy in Caracas as the crisis in Venezuela deepens Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday.
March 12, 2019 | 04:51 pm GMT+7

Venezuela opposition takes steps to seize oil revenue as Maduro issues threat

Venezuela’s opposition-controlled congress named new temporary boards of directors to state-oil firm PDVSA on Wednesday.
February 14, 2019 | 08:18 am GMT+7

Venezuela shifts oil ventures' accounts to Russian bank

Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA is telling customers of its joint ventures to deposit oil sales proceeds in an account opened at Russia’s Gazprombank AO.
February 10, 2019 | 09:12 am GMT+7

US sanctions send Venezuelans scrambling to fill gas tanks

As U.S. sanctions slapped on Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA earlier this week, residents of the South American country had a familiar response: Get in line.
January 31, 2019 | 07:29 am GMT+7

US sanctions Venezuelan state oil firm, escalating pressure on Maduro

The Trump administration on Monday imposed sweeping sanctions on Venezuelan state-owned oil firm PDVSA.
January 29, 2019 | 08:16 am GMT+7

US calls on world to 'pick a side' on Venezuela; Europeans set to recognize Guaido

The U.S. on Saturday called on the world to "pick a side" on Venezuela and urged countries to financially disconnect from Nicolas Maduro's government.
January 27, 2019 | 10:19 am GMT+7

Major European countries poised to recognize Venezuela's Guaido

Major European countries threw their weight behind Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido on Saturday saying they would recognize him as interim president if Nicolas Maduro failed to call elections within eight days.
January 26, 2019 | 09:36 pm GMT+7

Venezuela's military backs Maduro, as standoff hardens with US

Venezuela's powerful military threw its weight behind President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday as the U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaido pressed a direct challenge.
January 25, 2019 | 01:49 pm GMT+7

Venezuelan immigrants survive on the streets in Brazil

Many Venezuelans thought they were leaving a collapsing economy for a land of milk and honey just next door.
August 31, 2018 | 08:10 am GMT+7
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