VOL.XLIII/XLIV

No.52/ No. 01

25-Dec.-2000/1 Jan. 2001

OPEC

Bush Plans To Open Dialogue With OPEC

US President-elect George W Bush on 20 December said he was planning to open a dialogue with OPEC states in the hope of convincing them to increase production to avert a possible energy crisis in the US. One of the things were going to have to do is to start up a strong diplomatic effort to work with our friends in the Middle East to have an energy policy that is respectful to their friends here and...