Nicolas Maduro

Nicolas Maduro
President of Venezuela
 

Maduro and Rouhani plans to hold oil summit in early 2017

Maduro and Rouhani plans to hold oil summit in early 2017

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he had agreed with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to call for a summit of heads of state from OPEC and non-OPEC countries in the first quarter of next year to …

Putin and Maduro discuss situation on oil market

Putin and Maduro discuss situation on oil market

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro discussed in phone talks the situation on the global oil market as well as issues of bilateral strategic cooperation, the Kremlin …

Rally dedicated to Fidel Castro ends in Santiago de Cuba

Rally dedicated to Fidel Castro ends in Santiago de Cuba

A rally dedicated to Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro has ended in Santiago de Cuba, the country’s second largest city. Several hundred thousand residents of that city and other provinces in the east of the country came to Antonio Maceo Revolution Square to pay their last respects to Fidel...

Venezuela’s oil minister visits Moscow to hold talks

Venezuela’s oil minister visits Moscow to hold talks

Venezuelan Oil Minister, Eulogio del Pino, is in Moscow with a working visit, Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro said. "Eulogio del Pino will meet his Russian counterpart Energy …

Ilham Aliyev: Non-OPEC countries need mechanism to control execution of decisions

Ilham Aliyev: Non-OPEC countries need mechanism to control execution of decisions

The countries that are not members of OPEC must cooperate sincerely and openly, they should make joint correct decisions and it is necessary to develop a strong controlling mechanism in connection with execution of these decisions, said …

President Aliyev meets Venezuelan president

President Aliyev meets Venezuelan president

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro have held a meeting in a narrow format. President Aliyev said that President Maduro’s …

Rouhani and Maduro to discuss oil production

Rouhani and Maduro to discuss oil production

President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro,  will arrive on an official visit to the Iranian capital, where he will meet with his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian media report. …

 Putin to discuss oil and Syria in Istanbul

Putin to discuss oil and Syria in Istanbul

Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Turkey’s Istanbul to attend the 23rd World Energy Congress. On the sidelines of the congress, the Russian leader is expected to meet with his Turkish and Venezuelan …

Putin and Maduro to meet at congress in Istanbul

Putin and Maduro to meet at congress in Istanbul

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that he plans to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the World Energy Congress in Istanbul. They will discuss the situation on the world oil market. …

 Turkey and Venezuela to boost political and energy cooperation

Turkey and Venezuela to boost political and energy cooperation

Turkey and Venezuela have agreed on strengthening cooperation, including in the energy sphere, the Venezuelan Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez said after a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. …

Castro urges West not to subject Russia  China ‘to threats of deploying nuclear weapons’

Castro urges West not to subject Russia & China ‘to threats of deploying nuclear weapons’

The father of the Cuban revolution thinks "mankind is faced today with the greatest danger in its history"

 Media: OPEC may discuss oil freeze on September 26

Media: OPEC may discuss oil freeze on September 26

Some OPEC members said they believe they could seal a freeze deal as early as the week of September 26, when oil producers meet for the International Energy Forum in Algeria, the Wall Street Journal reports. The Russian energy ministry …

Maduro: US applies pressure on OPEC and Russia

Maduro: US applies pressure on OPEC and Russia

The United States is seeking to block a deal between OPEC and non-OPEC nations to stabilize oil markets, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said, accusing Washington of applying "war-like" pressure to prevent an agreement, Reuters …

Maduro: oil-producing countries to discuss oil freeze until June

Maduro: oil-producing countries to discuss oil freeze until June

A meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) member states, as well as non-OPEC oil producers, will be held in the near future, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said. According to him, the meeting will …

Maduro: agreement on freezing oil production is historic event

Maduro: agreement on freezing oil production is historic event

The agreement between Russia, Saudi Arabia and Qatar to freeze oil production to stabilize the market situation is historic, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said. He thanked those OPEC members willing to …

Maduro: Agreement on stabilization of oil prices is around the corner

Maduro: Agreement on stabilization of oil prices is around the corner

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro stated about the proximity of OPEC countries and other oil exporters to the conclusion of an agreement on measures to stabilize oil prices. "We are close to an agreement between …

Maduro calls on Rouhani to fight for justice in oil market

Maduro calls on Rouhani to fight for justice in oil market

President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani have held telephone talks. Maduro called on Rouhani to promote the adoption of measures to restore oil prices in the …

Putin congratulates leaders on New Year

Putin congratulates leaders on New Year

Today, Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated world leaders with a Merry Christmas and wished a Happy New Year. According to the congratulatory message to US President Barack Obama, last year confirmed that …

Vienna to host 168th OPEC meeting

Vienna to host 168th OPEC meeting

The 168th OPEC meeting will be held in the Austrian capital Vienna today. At its last meeting in June, OPEC made a historic decision to maintain oil production levels (30 million barrels per day) despite a slump in global oil …

New strategy for oil sector to be discussed in Vienna

New strategy for oil sector to be discussed in Vienna

The representatives of OPEC and non-OPEC countries will discuss a new strategy for the oil sector in Vienna. The head of the international cooperation department, Ilya Galkin, will represent ...

Maduro: we are beginning constant battle for oil prices

Maduro: we are beginning constant battle for oil prices

President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro said that OPEC is beginning a constant battle for the stabilization in oil prices. "We announce ongoing work to establish a new alliance needed for the economy and humanity ...

Geopolitics, not economics, forms oil prices

Geopolitics, not economics, forms oil prices

Geopolitics destabilizes economic factors

Emir of Qatar agrees to hold OPEC summit

Emir of Qatar agrees to hold OPEC summit

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has proposed the initiative to organize a summit of OPEC countries to stabilize the situation with oil prices. He made this proposal at a meeting with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim …

Russia and Venezuela to boost oil prices

Russia and Venezuela to boost oil prices

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov spoke about the results of the meeting between Vladimir Putin and Nikolas Maduro. The press secretary noted that Russia and Venezuela will work together to stimulate the growth of oil prices, as low prices for ...

Maduro: oil may drop to 30 dollars

Maduro: oil may drop to 30 dollars

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro informed that, in his view, the lower limit of the price of oil is the mark of 30 dollars per barrel. He made the statement on the television program En Contacto con Maduro. In …

Maduro says OPEC plans to stabilize oil prices

Maduro says OPEC plans to stabilize oil prices

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said his country is working on a draft of a new agreement that will allow the members of OPEC and other oil-producing countries to ensure the maintenance of high oil prices on the world market of around $100 per barrel.

Axis of Logics: The US is losing its weight on the world stage

Axis of Logics: "The US is losing its weight on the world stage"

Western press on the new geopolitical reality

Russia marks 70th anniversary of the Great Victory

Russia marks 70th anniversary of the Great Victory

Today Russia marks the main event of 2015 – the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory. Celebrations in honor of the Great Victory have became the most extensive in the history of modern Russian. According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs, some 12 million people took part in the events.  In the morning, Moscow's Red Square hosted the traditional Victory Day parade, attended by more than 16,500 soldiers, including 10 ceremonial squads from CIS countries, as well as Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, India, Mongolia, Serbia and China.

The presidents of Venezuela and Mexico will discuss oil prices

The presidents of Venezuela and Mexico will discuss oil prices

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro wants to meet with his Mexican counterpart Enrique Pena Nieto to discuss the slump in crude oil prices when they attend a summit of Latin American and Caribbean leaders in Costa Rica on January 28-29, RIA Novosti cited a diplomatic source.  

Russian and Venezuelan presidents discuss world oil markets

Russian and Venezuelan presidents discuss world oil markets

Russian and Venezuelan Presidents Vladimir Putin and Nicolas Maduro have discussed the situation on world oil markets and bilateral relations at a meeting in Novo-Ogarevo, Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov says, RIA Novosti reports. The presidents want to take joint steps to overcome the fall in trade and economic relations and activate the work of bilateral intergovernmental commissions.