Gulf Times - oil-output-freeze
Iraq says should be exempted from OPEC output freeze

Iraq says should be exempted from OPEC output freeze

Iraq's Oil Minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi said on Sunday his country should be exempted from output restrictions as it was fighting a war with Islamic State.

UAE says oil price forcing producers to freeze output

UAE says oil price forcing producers to freeze output

United Arab Emirates energy minister said on Monday that current oil prices will force many producers to freeze output and that a correction in prices would take time.

Saudis and Russia agree oil output freeze, Iran still an obstacle

Saudis and Russia agree oil output freeze, Iran still an obstacle

Saudi Arabia and Russia agreed Tuesday to freeze oil output at January levels during a meeting in Doha, HE the Minister of Energy and Industry Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada said.