A couple of pieces on the oil producer meeting coming up this week ... which is beginning to look a bit wobbly

  • A Russian oil industry source told Reuters the energy ministry officials will not attend the meeting of experts from OPEC and other oil-producing countries scheduled for Monday
  • On Friday, Saudi Arabia said it won't be attending on Monday

(via Reuters)


Russia Energy Minister Alexander Novak said the country is continuing consultations with OPEC

He is positive about a deal

Says OPEC had to reach consensus within the group before other producers could join an agreement

(also via Reuters)

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