Venezuela General License 8

OFFICE OF FOREIGN ASSETS CONTROL

Executive Order 13850 of November 1, 2018

Blocking Property of Additional Persons Contributing to the Situation in Venezuela

GENERAL LICENSE NO. 8

Authorizing Transactions Involving Petr6leos de Venezuela, S.A. (PdVSA) Prohibited by Executive Order 13850 for Certain Entities Operating in Venezuela

(a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this general license, all transactions and activities ordinarily incident and necessary to operations in Venezuela involving PdVSA or any entity in which PdVSA owns, directly or indirectly, a 50 percent or greater interest prohibited by Executive Order 13850 are authorized through 12:01 a.m. eastern daylight time, July 27, 2019 for the following entities and their subsidiaries:

• Chevron Corporation

• Halliburton

• Schlumberger Limited

• Baker Hughes, a GE Company

• Weatherford International, Public Limited Company

(b) This general license does not authorize:

(1) Any exportation or reexportation of diluents from the United States to Venezuela; or

(2) Any transaction that is otherwise prohibited under Executive Order 13850 of November 1, 2018, Executive Order 13835 of May 21, 2018, Executive Order 13827 of March 19, 2018, Executive Order 13808 of August 24, 2017, Executive Order 13692 of March 8, 2015, or any part of 31 C.F.R. chapter V, or any transactions or dealings with any blocked person other than the blocked persons described in paragraph (a) of this general license.

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