The fuel director of the country's national energy council, CNE, talks about the role of natural gas in the energy matrix.
Figures published by oil exporters group OPEC on Wednesday show that Venezuelan output plunged 183,000b/d in February to its lowest level since 1950.
The possible withdrawal of Rio de Janeiro state from an incentive program is concerning the Brazilian NOC, which posted a US$137mn loss in 2017.
The operations are part of the Brazilian state-run company's multi-billion dollar divestment program.
A judge ordered Oil Combustibles' refinery in Argentina's Sante Fe province to stop production at the national tax agency's request regarding unpaid taxes.
The experienced nationalist intends to expropriate oil fields sold to foreign companies if he wins the October presidential election.