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  • OPEC daily basket price stood at $45.53 a barrel Wednesday, 2 September 2015

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  • Students express appreciation for “unique” OPEC Seminar experience

    Vienna, Austria, 17 June 2015--A group of students that attended the 6th OPEC International Seminar in Vienna on June 3-4 has written to the Organization, thanking it for providing them with a “unique” experience and for “promoting the youth of our countries”.

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  • Security of energy supplies inextricably linked with demand - El-Badri

    Vienna, Austria, 8 May 2015--An Article by OPEC Secretary General, HE Abdalla Salem El-Badri, for the publication produced for the 41st G7 Summit, which will be held in Schloss Elmau, Bavaria, Germany on June 7–8, 2015.

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Press Releases

Press Releases
  • Reflections on 50 years in Vienna

    Today marks the 50-year anniversary of the signing of the Host Agreement on 1 September 1965 between OPEC and the Federal Republic of Austria. Since then, OPEC and its Secretariat have enjoyed a positive and fruitful relationship with the Austrian government and its host City of Vienna.

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  • Fourth Meeting of the OPEC-Russia Energy Dialogue

    The fourth High Level Meeting of the OPEC-Russia Energy Dialogue was held on 30 July 2015 in Moscow.

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  • OPEC’s Annual Statistical Bulletin to be launched 24 June 2015

    The OPEC Secretariat is pleased to announce the release of the 50th edition of the Annual Statistical Bulletin (ASB).

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  • OPEC 167th Meeting concludes

    The 167th Meeting of the Conference of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) was held in Vienna, Austria, on Friday, 5th June 2015.

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Speeches

Speeches
  • Speech by OPEC Secretary General to the 6th OPEC International Seminar

    Delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the 6th OPEC International Seminar, Session I: Global Energy Outlooks, 3 June 2015, Hofburg Palace, Vienna, Austria.

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  • Welcoming Address to the 6th OPEC International Seminar

    Delivered by HE Dr. Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Qatar's Minister of Energy and Industry, Alternate President of the OPEC Conference, 3 June 2015, Hofburg Palace, Vienna, Austria.

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  • Speech by OPEC Secretary General to the 19th Middle East Oil & Gas Conference

    Delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the 19th Middle East Oil & Gas Conference, Ministerial Panel Session, 8 March 2015, Manama, Bahrain.

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  • Speech by OPEC Secretary General to the 21st World Petroleum Congress

    Delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the 21st World Petroleum Congress, Plenary Session: 'Russian Petroleum Industry Perspectives', 16 June 2014, Moscow, Russia.

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