fbpx
CURRENTLY ON AIR ⇒
  • Riyaadhuth Thaakereen - Live Thikr Programme
    Thu, 4:00 am - 5:00 am
    [ - ]

feedback@radioislam.org.za

Radio Islam Logo


((( Listen Live )))))
Radio Islam Logo


[LISTEN] UAE/Saudi Arabia Oil Impasse, Dubai Dock Explosion & More on the Middle East Report with James Dorsey

Jul 09, 2021

Faizel Patel – 09/07/2021

The United Arab Emirates’ refusal to agree to a Saudi-backed plan to boost oil output is the latest in an emerging rivalry playing out between the two traditional Gulf allies.

OPEC and non-OPEC ministers postponed the oil output discussions on Monday, for the second straight meeting, as an oil output policy eluded the group.

The energy alliance had met via videoconference to decide on whether to keep output policy unchanged or to ramp up supply further.

But the meeting was put off till Monday as the United Arab Emirates had balked at a proposed eight-month extension to output curbs.

Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman had called for “compromise and rationality” to secure a deal after two days of failed discussions last week.

Speaking to Radio Islam during the Middle East report, Political analyst James Dorsey says the Saudi/UAE split is widening.

“What we’ve seen this week was an open acknowledgement of differences between the UAE and Saudi Arabia particularly with regard to oil production in this case and disrupting Saudi with Russian hopes to increase oil production.”

Dorsey also provided updates on the speculation about an explosion on a container ship docked at Dubai’s Jebel Ali port late Wednesday which aused a large fire and was felt across the city; Iranian protests against electricity blackouts and Tukey pushes ahead with the Kanal İstanbul projesi.

(Twitter: @FaizelPatel143)

 

Listen to the Middle East Report with James 

ADVERTISE HERE

Prime Spot!!!

Contact:
advertisingadmin@radioislam.co.za 

Related Articles

[LISTEN] Synagogue Hostage Drama Raises more Questions

[LISTEN] Synagogue Hostage Drama Raises more Questions

Staff Writer Malik Akram (44), a British national, was on Sunday shot by US police after taking 4 worshippers’ hostage in a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas. UK intelligence, MI5, has since stated that he was previously under their radar, yet was no-longer seen as a...

read more
New Drivers License Card Machine Production Halted

New Drivers License Card Machine Production Halted

By Umamah Bakharia Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has refused to give any details over a new driver’s license card machine, saying he will answer questions in due time. He was replying to a question after assessing the progress made in upgrading Metrorail’s...

read more

Subscribe to our Newsletter

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *