“I take this opportunity to express my sincere gratitude to the extraordinary leadership of President Nicolás Maduro Moros, for his diplomatic efforts at the highest level, which have been key in the recent achievements and historic agreements reached,” he said in a message broadcast by the Venezuelan state television company of Television (VTV).
According to information from the agency, Al-Ghais was deputy executive director of international marketing at the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) before taking over as OPEC leader.
He was also Governor of Kuwait for OPEC from 2017 to 2021.
In his message, the OPEC secretary highlighted that he had the opportunity to meet with the president and the Venezuelan delegation on June 14 in Kuwait, within the framework of Maduro’s tour of the region.
At the same time, he recalled that OPEC and non-OPEC cooperation is an instrument that seeks stability in the world oil market.
“All these valuable efforts have been key to the success of OPEC and non-OPEC cooperation, the OPEC and non-OPEC cooperation declaration is a strategic instrument to meet the highest objectives set by our countries, always seeking market stability oil tanker,” he said.
With information from Sputnik.