Russia, Saudi Arabia to discuss joint energy projects - Moscow

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih and OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo gather ahead of a meeting in Moscow, on May 31, 2017. (Reuters)

Russia and Saudi Arabia at a meeting due in February will discuss implementation of joint energy projects, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak told the Rossiya 24 TV channel on Sunday.

Russian TASS news agency quoted the minister as saying "Russia and Saudi Arabia have a roadmap on implementation of about 30 projects."

OPEC+ ministers have a meeting in Oman on Sunday to discuss the deal’s implementation under condition of growing oil prices.

Earlier Novak told reporters that Russia negotiates with Saudi Arabia solar panels' supplies to that Arab country, which recently has announced major plans regarding investments in renewable sources of energy.

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