In Memoriam of Hisham M. Nazer

27 Nov 2015 | Vienna, Austria, 27 November 2015--It is with profound and deep sadness that the OPEC Secretariat has learnt of the passing away of Mr. Hisham Nazer on 14 November 2015.

OPEC daily basket price stood at $39.65 a barrel Thursday, 26 November 2015

27 Nov 2015 | Vienna, Austria, 27 November 2015--The price of OPEC basket of twelve crudes stood at 39.65 dollars a barrel on Thursday, compared with $39.81 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations. (View Archives)

CLARIFICATION: OPEC Secretary General comments at ADIPEC

10 Nov 2015 | Vienna, Austria, 10 November 2015--In a ministerial panel session at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) in Abu Dhabi today (10 November), the OPEC Secretary General, Abdalla Salem El-Badri, was asked questions by the Chair regarding OPEC strategy and the decision taken by the Organization to maintain a production level of 30 million barrels a day (mb/d) at the 166th Meeting of the Conference on 27 November 2014.

OPEC: Response to recent Reuters' articles

05 Nov 2015 | Vienna, Austria, 5 November 2015--This week the Reuters news agency has published two articles on OPEC’s unfinished Long-Term Strategy (LTS).

Equitable energy ambitions - OPEC Secretary General

05 Nov 2015 | The world’s leading economies must strike a balance between renewables development and providing access to energy for those currently living without, ensuring that modern energy services are a realistic and attainable goal for all, writes Abdalla Salem El-Badri, Secretary General, OPEC.

Students express appreciation for “unique” OPEC Seminar experience

17 Jun 2015 | 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”.

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

08 May 2015 | 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.

Interview by OPEC's Director of Research Division

07 May 2015 | Vienna, Austria, 7 May 2015--The Director of Research Division at the OPEC Secretariat, Dr. Omar S. Abdul-Hamid, gave an interview to Siemens magazine "Pictures of the Future". The interview was published in the Spring 2015 issue.

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