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Rouhani to visit Oman and Kuwait tomorrow - media

Rouhani to visit Oman and Kuwait tomorrow - media

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will visit Oman and Kuwait tomorrow in his first visit to the Gulf Arab states since taking power in 2013, state media reported. Rouhani will leave Tehran for Muscat on Wednesday to meet …

OPEC plans to call on its non-members to actively cut output

OPEC plans to call on its non-members to actively cut output

Kuwaiti oil minister Essam Al Marzouq said that OPEC will ask non-OPEC producers to actively cut their output. According to him, current oil prices are good and are expected to rise with higher compliance to an output …

Turkish Airlines jet makes emergency landing in Kermanshah

Turkish Airlines jet makes emergency landing in Kermanshah

A passenger plane belonging to Turkey’s national flag carrier, Turkish Airlines, has been forced to make an emergency landing in Iran's western city of Kermanshah. The Airbus A320 jet made the diversion while on a scheduled …

Russia and Kuwait discuss cooperation in energy sector

Russia and Kuwait discuss cooperation in energy sector

Russia and Kuwait discussed possible construction of a nuclear power plant, as well as cooperation in the spheres of petroleum services and gas, the Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said in an interview with the Rossiya-24 …

Oil Prices Fall On Concerns Of Rising US Production

Oil Prices Fall On Concerns Of Rising US Production

Most analysts see tighter-than-previously-envisaged balances for 2017

Top OPEC members were putting #039pedal to the metal#039 ahead of planned output cuts

Top OPEC members were putting 'pedal to the metal' ahead of planned output cuts

Now, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates cut production

Oil Prices Boosted By Expected Drop In US Inventories

Oil Prices Boosted By Expected Drop In US Inventories

There are signs that oil producers will stick to agreed output cuts

Oil hits 18-month high as Kuwait, Oman fulfill OPEC cuts

Oil hits 18-month high as Kuwait, Oman fulfill OPEC cuts

Kuwait, Oman fulfill OPEC cuts and China’s manufacturing purchasing managers index stabilized

Oil rises on signs of producers’ compliance with output cuts

Oil rises on signs of producers’ compliance with output cuts

However, there are doubts about the willingness of other OPEC members to comply

OPEC and Russia agree for 6 months

OPEC and Russia agree for 6 months

OPEC and Russia have agreed a mutually accepted formula of oil production cap for half a year, Venezuela’s Oil Minister Eulogio del Pino said. He also pointed out that Venezuela expects the signing of documents on …

What oil price OPEC and Russia need?

What oil price OPEC and Russia need?

In order to balance their budgets, largest oil-producing countries in the world require different price of "black gold". According to Bloomberg, this leads to disagreements over the need to reduce oil production level. …

Turkish military attache in Kuwait arrested in Kuwait

Turkish military attache in Kuwait arrested in Kuwait

The Turkish attache was apprehended in the King Fahd International Airport in the Saudi city of Dammam at Ankara's request on the Saudi territory. The Saudi Press Agency reported that King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud phoned …

 Is Middle East displacing Russia from European oil market?

Is Middle East displacing Russia from European oil market?

A price war between Russia and the oil producers of the Middle East is becoming more intense, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its report. The document notes that Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait are trying to win …

Kuwait turns over 47 Iranian inmates to Tehran

Kuwait turns over 47 Iranian inmates to Tehran

The Ministry of Interior has turned over 47 prison inmates from Iran, serving sentences in Kuwaiti correctional facilities, to Iranian authorities, a ministry press statemenet said on Saturday. This step has been taken in implementation of a …

Vice-premiers of Qatar and Kuwait to arrive in Baku to join UN Alliance of Civilizations Forum

Vice-premiers of Qatar and Kuwait to arrive in Baku to join UN Alliance of Civilizations Forum

Deputy Prime Minister of Qatar, Ahmed bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud, and First Deputy Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah are to pay a visit to Baku in order …

OPEC: oil producers may agree to freeze output at February level

OPEC: oil producers may agree to freeze output at February level

Oil producers might agree to freeze their output at February levels following a meeting in Doha, Kuwait's OPEC governor Nawal Al-Fuzaia said. "OPEC member states, as well as non-OPEC oil producers might agree …

Branch of Hermitage to be opened in Kuwait

Branch of Hermitage to be opened in Kuwait

Minister of Culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky has discussed the possibility of opening a branch of the State Hermitage in the territory of the emirate with representatives of the Government of Kuwait. According to …

Medinsky: Russia tries to attract tourists from Arab countries

Medinsky: Russia tries to attract tourists from Arab countries

Russian Minister of Culture Vladimir Medinsky said that the country is trying to attract tourists from Arab countries, including the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait to Russian regions with Muslim populations. He made …

Ceasefire to begin in Yemen on April 10th

Ceasefire to begin in Yemen on April 10th

The humanitarian crisis in that country could escalate out of control, unless a political settlement is achieved and the hostilities continue to escalate

Will Iran prevent rescue of oil market?

Will Iran prevent rescue of oil market?

Tehran's representative to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mehdi Asali, said that he considers "illogical" the proposal to freeze Iran's oil production now, Reuters reports. …

Ilham Aliyev to participate in London conference on Syria

Ilham Aliyev to participate in London conference on Syria

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has arrived in London. In the British capital, he will visit the conference 'Support to Syria and the region'. The President will take part in it at the invitation of British …

UK hopes for Iran#039s participation in donor conference on Syria

UK hopes for Iran's participation in donor conference on Syria

Today British Prime Minister David Cameron and President of Iran Hassan Rouhani held a telephone conversation. The British Prime Minister expressed hope that the donor conference on Syria in London will be attended …

Iran halts steel product exports to UAE and Kuwait

Iran halts steel product exports to UAE and Kuwait

Iran has halted exports of steel to the UAE and Kuwait following the escalation of tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, a member of the association of Iranian steel producers, Reza Shahrestani, said. “Most of …

Kuwait sentences Iranians to death for spying

Kuwait sentences Iranians to death for spying

Kuwait has sentenced two people to death for spying on behalf of Iran. One of the convicted is from Iran. 24 suspects were convicted of spying in September, TASS reminds. …

Ilham Aliyev withdraws ambassadors from Kuwait, Pakistan and Bulgaria

Ilham Aliyev withdraws ambassadors from Kuwait, Pakistan and Bulgaria

Today President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed a decree, according to which Azerbaijani ambassadors will be withdrawn from Kuwait, Pakistan and Bulgaria. Recall that Azerbaijan was represented by Tural …

Putin meets Kuwaiti Emir

Putin meets Kuwaiti Emir

Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Kuwaiti head of state, Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, discussed the key aspects of bilateral cooperation and the situation in the Middle East during a meeting in …

Putin to receive Kuwaiti Emir in Sochi

Putin to receive Kuwaiti Emir in Sochi

The Kuwaiti head of state, Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah will make an official visit to Russia at the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Kremlin press service said. "The …

Azerbaijani Defense Minister meets Kuwaiti Ambassador

Azerbaijani Defense Minister meets Kuwaiti Ambassador

Azerbaijani Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov has held a meeting with the Ambassador of Kuwait to Baku, Saud Abdulaziz Mohammad Al-Shamlan Al-Rumi. The interlocutors discussed the military-political …