Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 47

24-Nov-2008

OPEC/CASPIAN

Lukoil VP Says Russia Ready For Closer Cooperation With OPEC

Lukoil Vice-President Leonid Fedun said that Russia is ready to cooperate more closely with OPEC, in an interview published in Vedomosti newspaper on 17 November. Russia today is ready for closer cooperation with OPEC, he said. If we do not join this organization then at least we have to become a fully-fledged associated member. Our participation must not be symbolic but...