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OPEC Summit To Be Held In Caracas On 30 March 2000

Venezuelan Energy Minister Ali Rodriguez announced last week that the OPEC heads of state summit will be held in Caracas on 30 March, 2000, three days after the OPEC ministerial conference which is scheduled to convene in Caracas on 27 March. Mr. Rodriguez added that oil producers from outside OPEC would also be invited to the summit. These are expected to include heads of state from Russia, Oman, Mexico,...