AJ Impact

Venezuela's congress considers new, scaled-back oil reform

The move hints at policies opposition leader Juan Guaido could pursue to raise Venezuela's flagging oil production

Venezuela's congress considers new, scaled-back oil reform

Latin America

Opposition warns against plan to dissolve Venezuela parliament

Opposition leader Juan Guaido says president eyeing early elections, as rival Constituent Assembly holds meeting.

Opposition warns against plan to dissolve Venezuela parliament

Latin America

Juan Guaido supports US sanctions against Venezuela government

'The problems we face today are not the sanctions, it's the dictatorship,' opposition leader Guaido says in an interview.

AJ Impact

China to bail out Venezuela's refineries in exchange for oil

If Venezuela's fuel production is restored quickly enough, the US economic blockade could be weakened.

 China to bail out Venezuela's refineries in exchange for oil

Reporter's Notebook

US sanctions on Venezuela to add to people's woes

Analysts say crippling sanctions will only make people poorer and more dependent on the Venezuelan government.

US sanctions on Venezuela likely to add to people's woes

Latin America

Venezuela talks to resume this week: Opposition envoy

Without offering detials, opposition envoy says talks between Guaido and Maduro representatives will resume this week.

Venezuela talks to resume this week: Opposition envoy

AJ Impact

Despite sanctions, US firm to keep drilling for oil in Venezuela

Trump renewed Chevron's license to drill for oil in the embattled South American country.

Despite sanctions, US firm to keep drilling for oil in Venezuela

Latin America

Lima Group seeks global pressure on Venezuela's Maduro

The group of a dozen Latin American countries and Canada has urged the world to push Caracas to hold new elections.

Lima Group seeks global pressure on Venezuela's Maduro

Latin America

Venezuela opposition rallies as blackout eases in some areas

Electricity slowly returns to some areas as Venezuela's National Assembly approves return to US-led defence pact.

Venezuela opposition rallies as blackout eases in some areas

AJ Impact

Venezuela’s black market comeback hints at looming devaluation

The gap between the official exchange rate for Venezuela's currency - and the rate on the black market - is expanding.

Venezuela’s black market comeback hints at looming devaluation

Latin America

EU asks for 'results' on Venezuela's talks and prepares sanctions

Venezuela's foreign minister rejects statement by bloc's foreign policy chief amid ongoing negotiations in Barbados.

EU asks for 'results' on Venezuela's talks and prepares sanctions

Opinion

China will determine the future of Venezuela

There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.

Carlos Eduardo Pina

by Carlos Eduardo Pina

Carlos Eduardo Pina

Latin America

Venezuela opposition, gov't to resume Norway-backed talks: Guaido

The self-declared president says talks will resume in Barbados days after he said there were no plans to reopen talks.

Venezuela opposition, gov't to resume Norway-backed talks: Guaido

Venezuela

Rival rallies held on Venezuela's independence day

President Maduro made a call for dialogue, while opposition leader Guaido slammed 'dictatorship'.

Rival rallies held on Venezuela's independence day

Venezuela

Outrage over the death of Venezuelan navy captain

Opposition's Guaido and the US blame Maduro's government for the death of navy officer Rafael Acosta Arevalo.

Venezuela: Outrage over the death of a detained navy captain