UN officials pay tribute to Chavez
03-15 10:33
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday praised late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez as "one of those leaders who made a difference in his country, the region and the world."
Chavez's body to be embalmed and exhibited forever to the public
03-08 08:49
Venezuelan Acting President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday that the body of late president Hugo Chavez will be embalmed and displayed in the Museum of the Revolution so that "people can see forever."
Chinese president's envoy to attend Chavez's funeral
03-07 16:08
Chinese President Hu Jintao's envoy will attend the funeral of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez this week, Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Hua Chunying said on Thursday.
Venezuelans bid farewell to Chavez
03-07 09:32
Tens of thousands of Venezuelan mourners took to the streets of Caracas Wednesday, as the coffin carrying the body of late President Hugo Chavez proceeded through the city.
Maduro signs mourning decree as "acting president" of Venezuela
03-07 09:33
Venezuelan vice-president Nicolas Maduro signed Tuesday a decree ordering a seven-day national mourning for late President Hugo Chavez in his capacity as the country's acting president.
More world leaders offer condolences over Chavez's death
03-07 09:32
So far 10 leaders from foreign countries have confirmed attendance of the state funeral for Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, the Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.
China expresses condolences on Chavez's death
03-06 20:45
Chinese leaders Hu Jintao and Xi Jinping have expressed deep condolences on the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Wednesday.