NO. 9


Ramzi Salman Reappointed Deputy Secretary General

As expected, the extension of the term of office of Iraq's Ramzi Salman asDeputy Secretary General of OPEC for a further term of three years received thenecessary ministerial endorsement at the Vienna conference.

Meanwhile, discussion of the appointment of a new Secretary General for OPECwhen the term of office of the present incumbent, Dr. Subroto of Indonesia,expires next June was postponed until the ministerial...