International Energy Agency (IEA)
First Deputy Foreign Minister Andrey Denisov Meets International Energy Agency (IEA) Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka
First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Andrey Denisov met with Nobuo Tanaka, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency (IEA), on October 25 in the framework of the Fifth International Energy Week – Moscow Energy Dialogue "IEW 2010."
During the conversation some world energy development problems, appraisals of the situation in world oil and gas markets, the state of and prospects for Russian cooperation with the IEA were discussed. The parties welcomed the signing of a new Memorandum of Understanding on Energy Cooperation between the Russian Ministry of Energy and the IEA, to replace a similar document dated April 27, 2007.
First Deputy Foreign Minister Andrey Denisov praised the role of the IEA in a collective search for ways and in the elaboration of mechanisms to ensure global energy security.
October 25, 2010