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09/13/2021 CITGO pitches in to support communities impacted by Hurricane Ida

In the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, CITGO stepped up to provide ongoing support to affected communities to help mitigate the storm's immediate impact and assist them as they work to recover and...

Categories: Lake Charles, National
08/16/2021 CITGO Returns to Profitability in Second Quarter 2021 Results

CITGO Petroleum Corporation ("CITGO") today reported its second quarter 2021 performance results, including net income of $3 million, EBITDA1 of $214 million and adjusted EBITDA2 of $208 million,...

Categories: Financial, National
08/10/2021 CITGO Names Mark Holstein New General Counsel

CITGO Petroleum Corporation announced the appointment of Mark Holstein as the company's new General Counsel, overseeing all aspects of the company's legal strategy and material litigation, while...

Categories: Houston, National, Personnel
07/28/2021 CITGO Safeguards Future with Proactive Worst Case Drill

The CITGO Lake Charles Manufacturing Complex successfully completed a Worst Case Drill to prepare and train employees, as well as partner and coordinate with local, state and federal agencies in...

Categories: Lake Charles, National
07/19/2021 The Simón Bolívar Foundation Releases 2020 Annual Report highlighting efforts focused on supporting Venezuelans and others in need affected by the humanitarian crisis and the pandemic

The Simón Bolívar Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit private foundation, today announced the release of its 2020 annual report. The Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of the most...

Categories: Simon Bolivar Foundation
06/23/2021 CITGO Holding, Inc. and CITGO Petroleum Corporation Announce New Director Appointments

The Boards of Directors of CITGO Holding, Inc. and CITGO Petroleum Corporation today announced new appointments to their respective Boards of Directors. Elio José Tortolero, Samuel Wilhelm, and...

Categories: Houston, National, Personnel
06/01/2021 Balvy Bhogal-Mitro Named Vice President Strategic and Corporate Planning

CITGO President and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Jordá today announced Balvy Bhogal-Mitro has been named Vice President Strategic and Corporate Planning effective June 1, 2021. In her new role,...

Categories: Houston, National, Personnel
05/24/2021 Bess the Book Bus and CITGO Deliver Books to Southwest Louisiana Children

CITGO Petroleum Corporation and mobile literacy program, Bess the Book Bus, delivered books to young students in Southwest Louisiana at J.D. Clifton Head Start, Vincent Settlement, College Oaks, Kaufman and Brentwood Elementary schools. The pre-k through first-grade students took a break from the classroom to visit with Bess the Book Bus and take home their very own books to read with their families.

05/24/2021 Synchrony and CITGO Sign Multi-Year Contract Extension

Synchrony (NYSE: SYF), a premier consumer financial services company, and CITGO Petroleum Corporation, a U. S.-based refiner, transporter, and marketer of transportation fuels, lubricants, and petrochemicals, today announced a multi-year extension of their strategic partnership highlighting Synchrony’s commitment to offer CITGO customers with enhanced purchasing options and more benefits. 

05/21/2021 CITGO Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

CITGO Petroleum Corporation ("CITGO") today reported its first quarter 2021 performance results, including a net loss of $180 million, an EBITDA loss of $(21) million and Adjusted EBITDA1 of $10...

Categories: Financial, Houston, National
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