"Qatar is proud in its worldwide standing at the forefront of natural gas producers, and as the biggest exporter of [the liquid natural gas] LNG - the cleanest fossil fuel, which has given Qatar a strong and resilient economy".
Qatar will withdraw from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the Gulf nation's Energy Minister Saad Sherida al-Kaabi announced on Monday.
Al-Kaabi said that Qatar chose to pull out this calendar year as to not be an OPEC member in 2019 and that it is not related to the blockade of Qatar by OPEC countries Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and non-OPEC countries Egypt and Bahrain.
Opec is expected to cut oil supply at this week's meeting.
"We don't have great potential (in oil), we are very realistic".
He said geopolitics was not factor in the decision.
Qatar's Energy Minister Mohammed bin Saleh al-Sada made the surprise announcement during a news conference in the Qatari capital, Doha, on Monday.
"This decision reflects the desire of the State of Qatar to focus its efforts on the development of the natural gas industry and to implement recently announced plans to increase the country's production of liquefied natural gas from 77 to 110 million tons annually", Mr Al Baabi said.
The organization is dominated by oil-rich Saudi Arabia, which since June 2017 has led a bloc of countries in imposing a blockade on Qatar.
In response, Poroshenko declared martial law in 10 Ukrainian regions that are in proximity to Russian armed forces. Putin said at the summit that there's been no discussion with Ukraine about releasing the sailors or the ships.
Shadman received some support from Soumya Sarkar (19), Mominul Haque (29) and Mohammad Mithun (29) before he was dismissed. Shakib Al Hasan and Mehidy Hasan Miraz bowled through the West Indies top order to compound a hard day for the visitors.
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He also appealed the Countries to join the worldwide solar alliance to harness the energy which does not affect the environment. PM Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met on the sidelines of G20 Summit ".
It was announced Sunday that No. 10 Florida and No. 7 MI will square off in the 2018 Peach Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 29 in Atlanta. The Gators are 0-4 all-time against the Wolverines with the teams meeting for the first time at the end of the 2002 season.
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Software giant Autonomy was seen as a runaway British success story at the time of its $10.3bn (£8bn) sale to HP. They said the U.S.is making Lynch a "scapegoat" for HP's "long history of failed acquisitions".
As several former heavyweights had predicted beforehand, the longer the fight went on, the more Fury looked in control. FightNights.com concurred with Tapper, giving Fury a 114-112 score. "I wanted to be in there", Parker told Stuff.
Steelers sit struggling rookie WR Washington vs Chargers
Three of the Chargers' four possessions ended with a punt - one a three-and-out -and the fourth was cut short for halftime. Conner, who's done an excellent job replacing Le'Veon Bell in the backfield, went down with an apparent leg injury.
FedEx driver stops, respectfully folds flag
A FedEx delivery driver is getting recognition on social media for rescuing an American Flag that was blown down by high winds. He not only picked up the flag but folded it properly and put it away safely on our porch.
Anthem Alpha test to begin next week
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Gene-editing babies a violation of Chinese law, says official
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Brussels police battle 'yellow vest' protesters
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Fire threatens Qld community of Winfield
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