UPDATE 2-U.S. acts to keep Citgo operating in face of Venezuela sanctions

The U.S. Treasury on
Thursday gave U.S. refiner Citgo Petroleum Corp a
further 18 months to buy crude and make debt payments while
under sanctions against its parent, Venezuelan state-run energy
firm Petróleos de Venezuela (PDVSA).

JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/smRucGJOwyY/update-2-u-s-acts-to-keep-citgo-operating-in-face-of-venezuela-sanctions-idUSL1N2111SI