Venezuela's former oil czar, Rafael Ramirez, has been named the nation's envoy to the United Nations.
Venezuela`s President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday replaced Rafael Ramirez as head of the country`s state oil giant PDVSA and appointed him as foreign minister.
Venezuela`s biggest oil refinery remained offline Tuesday after firefighters extinguished a blaze that raged for more than three days.
Amuay oil refinery, with an initial capacity of processing some 650,000 barrels of oil per day, is Venezuela`s largest oil refinery.
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