Decision On New OPEC Chief Postponed
OPEC Governors, meeting in Vienna on 22-23 October, failed to come to a decision as to who will succeed Libyan ‘Abd Allah al-Badri, as the organization’s next Secretary-General.
As expected, the decision has now been put off until OPEC’s next ministerial meeting, scheduled for Vienna on 12 December. Essentially, ministers will have before them four options. They can pick a successor to Mr Badri, whose...