OPEC and Russian Federation, who together produce about 40 percent of the world's oil, said earlier this week they agreed on new oil production cuts to ensure oil price does not drop too much in the coming months.
Qatar has announced that it will leave OPEC next month.
Minister of state for energy affairs Saad al-Kaabi told a news conference that Qatar, which he said been a member of Opec for 57 years, would still attend the group's meeting on Thursday and Friday this week, and would abide by its commitments.
The tiny, energy-rich Arab nation of Qatar announced on Monday it would withdraw from OPEC, mixing its aspirations to increase production outside of the cartel's constraints with the politics of slighting the Saudi-dominated group amid the kingdom's boycott of Doha.
He also said Qatar wants to raise its oil production from 4.8 million barrels of oil equivalent a day to 6.5 million barrels.
The Arab country will quit Opec by January 2019, the minister, Saad al-Kaabi said.
Al-Kaabi said that Qatar made a decision to pull out this calendar year as to not be an OPEC member in 2019.
Mitchell Trubisky Won't Play In Week 13 But the Bears' defense had a half-hold in overtime, allowing a 44-yard field goal and giving the ball back to the offense. There are no moral victories in the National Football League , and the Bears are 8-4 after losing to the 4-8 Giants .
Philadelphia Phillies showing interest in Patrick Corbin Corbin's visit wasn't limited to the Stadium, as he was scheduled to have dinner with Yankee decision-makers Thursday evening. The infielder reportedly wants to play for the Yankees, and he could fill a hole for NY on the left side of the infield.
"The withdrawal decision reflects Qatar's desire to focus its efforts on plans to develop and increase its natural gas production from 77 million tons per year to 110 million tons in the coming years", the minister said. "If you aren't on board with a tough decision like to reduce, and Qatar was never in that position since it is a relatively small producer", she said, then you have no sway.
Bush , the 43rd president of the United States, sparked an outpouring of tributes honoring his life of public service. In their conversation on speakerphone, the son told the senior George Bush that he had been a "wonderful father".
Clemson (the ACC champion) and Notre Dame (undefeated) should occupy the top three spots, likely in that order. He's completed over 70 percent of his passes and thrown 19 touchdowns and six interceptions.
Women who oppose Pelosi's bid for speaker take issue with the suggestion that the movement against her is sexist or anti-feminist. She said it is more than a symbolic bill , but one they believe will have broad bipartisan backing.
Police fired tear gas and some protesters set fire to cars and trees, threw cobble stones, and looted some stores and restaurants. Ahead of the meeting, Macron visited the Arc de Triomphe, a world-renowned monument in the heart of the city.
Golden State trailed by as many as 18 after a red-hot Raptors start, then reeled Toronto in and made things very interesting. They will not be matched up on every possession just because of all the switching that occurs on a nightly basis.
Cano, meanwhile, was limited to just 80 games thanks to an 80-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs. What's more , Diaz is under team control in 2019 and then is arbitration eligible through 2022.
However, Origi netted a last-gasp victor in the 96th minute at Anfield after having come on as a substitute in the 84th minute. At least they created chances against Everton - unlike in the loss to Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday.
Multiple sessions will be spread across the two days, and those who make it into the alpha can participate in one or all of them. Anthem is out in a handful of months, and we've still got an array of alphas, betas, and demos to see before then.
Or, perhaps the image is meant to signify Niantic is overhauling the battle system yet again to make battles more tactical. Based on the content of the posts, the battles will be kicked off similarly to how trainers run into Pokemon .
Know your HIV status, Agency urges Nigerians
Since the start of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, an estimated 78 million people have become infected and more than 35 million have died. Globally, 15- to 24-year-old women are twice as likely as young men to be infected.
Timbers beat KC 3-2 to earn MLS Cup trip
The Red Bulls can at least look forward to returning home to play in front of the fans at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ. Under a change in playoff format MLS is considering, all playoff matchups would be one-game knockouts starting in 2019.
NFL Head Coach Might Be Fired After Today’s Loss
And if McCarthy calls a play that Rodgers doesn't like early in the game, that can sour the mood for the rest of the game. The Packers fell to 4-7-1 on the season with today's loss, all but eliminating themselves from the playoffs.
James Comey: Testimony Transcripts Will Be Made Public
Under the agreement, Comey will withdraw his legal motion and the committee will withdraw its subpoena, according to the report. Moscow denies meddling and Trump denies campaign collusion, calling the Mueller investigation a political witch hunt.