Thursday, November 23, 2017

Maduro coming back to T&T*

...set to sign more agreements

‘BROTHERS WITH T&T’: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro gestures during a press conference with international media correspondents at the Miraflores Presidential Palace in Caracas on Tuesday. —Photo: AFP


port of spain
 
VENEZUELAN President Nicolas Maduro has confirmed he intends to visit Trinidad and Tobago in the coming weeks to sign a fresh round of broad-ranging agreements, including pacts on joint exploitation of cross-border Loran-Manatee gas fields and the possible establishment of a water taxi between the two countries’ nearest ports. Speaking via Skype on Tuesday afternoon to international media, Maduro—the head of the ruling socialist party Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela (PSUV)—said: “I expect to visit Trinidad and Tobago soon to sign new agreements worked on beforehand by the foreign affairs minister and the governor of Sucre state.”

To get the full story, subscribe or login  Subscribe to vNews | Log-In to vNews