DUBAI Oct 3 Iran's President Hassan Rouhani
told his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolás Maduro in a telephone
conversation that it was essential for oil producing countries
to take a decision to raise the price of oil and stabilise the
"All countries should help the committee of experts to take
decisions in (OPEC's) November summit that raises oil prices,"
Rouhani was quoted as saying by the state news agency IRNA on
Rouhani added that OPEC members should also negotiate with
non-OPEC members to stabilise the market.
(Reporting by Bozorgmehr Sharafedin; Editing by Adrian Croft)