Russia’s Novak says Qatar remains committed to global oil deal
10 Jul 2017 - 21:26
ISTANBUL: Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Monday Qatar’s energy minister, Mohammed al-Sada, told him during a meeting on Monday that Qatar would fulfil its commitments as part of the global oil output cut deal between OPEC and non-OPEC members.
Speaking on the sidelines of an international energy forum in Istanbul, Novak also said that, as of June, OPEC and non-OPEC members have already reduced their oil production by around 1.75 million barrels per day as part of the deal.
(Reporting by Olesya Astakhova; writing by Polina Devitt, editing by David Evans)