Speeches

Outlook for Global Oil Markets

25 Jan 2016 | Opening address by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the Chatham House Conference: Middle East and North Africa Energy 2016, Theme: "Power, Security and Energy Markets", Overview: Energy Markets, Political Developments and Security Challenges, 25 January 2016, London, U.K

Intervention by OPEC Secretary General to the 3rd Gas Summit of the GECF

23 Nov 2015 | Delivered by HE Abdalla Salem El-Badri, Secretary General, to the Third Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), 23 November 2015, Tehran, I.R. Iran

6th Asian Ministerial Energy Roundtable

09 Nov 2015 | Speech delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the 6th Asian Ministerial Energy Roundtable, Session One: 'Oil markets: a new normal or just another cycle, and what does it mean for Asia?', 9 November 2015, Doha, Qatar

'Future Hydrocarbon Resources: Innovation, Technology and Opportunities'

11 Oct 2015 | Speech delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the Executive Plenary Session of the Kuwait Oil and Gas Show and Conference, 11 October 2015, Kuwait

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

03 Jun 2015 | 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

Welcoming Address to the 6th OPEC International Seminar

03 Jun 2015 | 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

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

08 Mar 2015 | 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

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

16 Jun 2014 | 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

Speech by OPEC Secretary General to the 14th IEF Ministerial

15 May 2014 | Delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the 14th IEF Ministerial, Plenary Session One: 'The new geography of energy: business as usual or a new era for energy supply and demand?', 15 May 2014, Moscow, Russia

15th International Oil Summit

11 Apr 2014 | Speech delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the Ministerial Session (specific focus on supply) of the 15th International Oil Summit, Paris, France, 11 April 2014.

“The global energy outlook, given ongoing geopolitical events, and the role for Middle East and North African suppliers in helping secure future global energy demand”

08 Apr 2014 | Speech delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the Gala Dinner for the 2014 Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah International Energy Awards, Doha, Qatar, 8 April 2014

Keynote speech to the "Middle East and North Africa Energy 2014"

27 Jan 2014 | Delivered by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, at the Chatham House Conference: Middle East and North Africa Energy 2014, Theme: 'New Uncertainties and New Opportunities', Session One: 'Gulf Region Scenarios', London, U.K, 27-28 January 2014

Opening Statement to the 10th Jubilee Vienna Economic Forum

25 Nov 2013 | Delivered by OPEC Secretary General, HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, to the 10th Jubilee Vienna Economic Forum, Session Title - The Visions in the Economy: the Motor of Development, Vienna, Austria, 25 November 2013

OPEC Statement to the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP19)

22 Nov 2013 | Delivered by OPEC Secretary General, HE Abdalla Salem El-Badri, at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP19/CMP9), Warsaw, Poland, 22 November 2013

The global energy outlook

28 Oct 2013 | Opening Remarks by HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General, to the International Energy Week, Moscow, Russia, 28 October 2013

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