VENEZUELA: Vice President Says Maduro Will Run For President In 2018

VENEZUELA: Vice President Says Maduro Will Run For President In 2018

"We have the National Constituent Assembly, and we will have, God's willing, people willing, the re-election of our brother Nicolás Maduro as president of the Republic", said El Aissami in a rally with militants of the ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV).

While taking the oath, Quevedo said corruption within PDVSA had partially sabotaged the business, but plans to restructure the company are underway on both the administrative and operative levels.

Long-time partner Cuba was the first to get a taste of the new oil on offer.

Citgo is the U.S. subsidiary of PDVSA, which acquired the company nearly 30 years ago. The company has roughly 160 branded gas stations in the Houston area, and about 5,500 nationwide.

Protesta de pilotos de Aeroméxico genera caos en AICM
La protesta de 120 pilotos contra Aeroméxico se debió al presunto despido injustificado de uno de los aviadores. Vuelos demorados y cancelados .

Former oil minister Eulogio del Pino is accused of 'intentionally altering oil production figures', and his arrest is part of an operation 'to dismantle the cartel that has been hitting the oil industry'. 'We are making a work that reveals a before and an after in the fight against corruption in this country, ' the Attorney General remarked.

As for Chavez, he is a politician and former Venezuelan oil minister.

When he emerged, dressed in shorts and a Venezuela football shirt, the powerful former official was handcuffed and later fingerprinted. The head of the Venezuelan Public Ministry reported that 16 of the arrested people, were occupying high posts in state oil company Petróleos de Venezuela SA (Pdvsa). The balance is showing that of the 65 captured, 15 are from Puerto Miranda, arrested on Wednesday afternoon; seven from Citgo; 10 of Produccion Oriente; 17 of Petrozamora; six are linked to the plot of mafia of vehicles; four from Petropiar; three from Bariven; two from Pdvsa Yagua; and who was managing of the Oil Strip of the Orinoco.