Energy Minister will hold talks with his counterpart from Guinea, the source said

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi in fotomancer of energy of Russia Alexander Novak. Archival photoEnergy Minister will hold talks with his counterpart from Guinea, the source said© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi the image Bank

Russian energy Minister Alexander Novak and his counterpart from the Republic of Equatorial Guinea (REG) Gabrielle Mbaga Abian Lima will hold on Monday talks before the beginning of the «Russian energy weeks-2018», RIA Novosti source familiar with the situation.

«The Minister of mines and hydrocarbons, Equatorial Guinea Gabrielle Mbaga Abian Lima and the Minister of energy of Russia Alexander Novak will hold talks on 1 October», — said the source.

«Russian energy week» will be held in Moscow from 3 to 6 October. In addition to Lima, the forum will bring together other Ministers, particularly the Minister of oil of Iran Bijan Zanganeh, Minister of energy, industry and mineral resources of Saudi Arabia, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Saudi Aramco Khalid al-falih, the oil Minister of Nigeria Emmanuel IBE Cacique and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Libyan NOC, Mustafa Sanalla. The program also includes the participation of the Secretary-General of OPEC, Mohammed Barkindo.

In discussions and sessions «REN-2018» also expected to attend the oil Minister of South Sudan Ezekiel Lola Gatkuoth, the Minister of energy of Zambia Matthew Nkuwa and Minister of energy, Republic of South Africa Thamsanqa Jeffrey Radebe.

In addition, the forum is expected the participation of high-ranking officials of relevant ministries and departments of Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Nepal, Armenia, Belarus and Kazakhstan.

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