Angola attends OPEC 180th meeting

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Luanda - With a delegation headed by the secretary of State of the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, José Barroso, Angola attends the 108th Conference of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).

The event, which takes place via Webinar from Vienna - Austria, provides, among other matters, for the election of Angola to the rotating presidency of OPEC for 2021.

 

Angola occupies the vice-presidency and will take over from Algeria the presidency of the organ.

 

After the conference, there will be a meeting of ministers, on Tuesday, December 1, a forum in which Angola will be represented by the minister of Mineral Resources and Petroleum, Diamantino Azevedo.

 

The Republic of Angola was admitted as a full member of OPEC during its 143rd extraordinary conference, which took place in Abuja, Nigeria, on 14 December 2006.

 

OPEC has existed since 15 September 1960.

 

Current OPEC members are Algeria, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Saudi Arabia (Head), United Arab Emirates and Venezuela, Ecuador, Indonesia and Qatar.

The event, which takes place via Webinar from Vienna - Austria, provides, among other matters, for the election of Angola to the rotating presidency of OPEC for 2021.

 

Angola occupies the vice-presidency and will take over from Algeria the presidency of the organ.

 

After the conference, there will be a meeting of ministers, on Tuesday, December 1, a forum in which Angola will be represented by the minister of Mineral Resources and Petroleum, Diamantino Azevedo.

 

The Republic of Angola was admitted as a full member of OPEC during its 143rd extraordinary conference, which took place in Abuja, Nigeria, on 14 December 2006.

 

OPEC has existed since 15 September 1960.

 

Current OPEC members are Algeria, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Saudi Arabia (Head), United Arab Emirates and Venezuela, Ecuador, Indonesia and Qatar.