U.S. crude stockpiles last week rose to their highest since September 2017, while refining activity rates fell.
Global equities markets have scaled new highs since the start of the year largely on expectations of easy monetary policies around the world.
If Maduro's government remains in power for much longer, Venezuela's crude exports and output will continue to decline, say analysts.
Talks about trade relations have begun the two countries which have shown slight aggression against each other in the trade area in the past.
Investors are looking to Apple's services business to fuel growth as iPhone sales slow.
Chief Executive Sundar Pichai said revenue slowdowns should be expected as the company focuses on the long term.
Asian share values dropping drastically, China shows inclination in the same direction with dwindling market index.
China is ramping up infrastructure investment to boost its slowing economy.
The two discussed recent public announcements by Japanese car makers, including Toyota Motor Corp's decision to invest more in U.S. plants.
Olsavsky said the free one-day delivery service will later be expanded globally across all countries offering Prime memberships.
PayPal is already offered as the lead payment option on Uber's app, but the investment will help to further extend the partnership between the two companies.
As China has taken measures to stimulate its economy, its economic data have turned more upbeat which in turn could aid global growth.
Due to "lack of production commitments" from other automotive companies, Toyota withdraws from its connected vehicle tech plan.
The administration has been clear to China, Iran's top oil consumer, about no additional waivers to the sanctions after the ones granted last November.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's brainchild, the Belt an Road initiative, is riddled with heavy dissension, according to participant countries.