ISLAMABAD - Federal Minister for Privatisation, Water & Power Syed Naveed Qamar will leave today (Sunday) for Kuwait to attend fourth Asian Ministerial Roundtable Conference of International Energy Forum (IEF) to discuss global energy situation and energy interdependence. The Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has nominated Syed Naveed Qamar to lead the 3-member Pakistani delegation in a three day 4th Asian Ministerial Roundtable Conference being held under the auspices of International Energy Forum (IEF) from April 17 to 19, 2011 at Kuwait, Official sources informed adding that all the member countries holding portfolio of Oil & Gas will participate in the moot to discuss related regional issue. The 4th Asian Energy Ministerial Roundtable will take place in Kuwait, 18 April 2011, which will provide valuable insights into the key concerns of policy-makers and industry leaders, sources maintained. Sources in Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources told that three-member Pakistani delegation would include Syed Naveed Qamar , Rashid Bashir Mazari Joint Secretary (Development), and Director Oil Altaf Ansari to discuss global energy situation and energy interdependence at 4th Asian Ministerial Roundtable Conference of IEF . It is not out of place to mention here that IEF from its beginnings in Paris in 1991 the global producer - consumer dialogue on energy has developed through IEF so that it is now the worlds largest gathering of energy ministers. IEF countries account for more than 90 percent of global oil and gas supply and demand. In addition to IEA and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), transit states and key energy players, including Brazil, China, India, Mexico, Russia and South Africa, participate in the Forum. The magnitude and diversity of this engagement is a testament to the IEFs position as a neutral facilitator. Through the Forum and its associated events, IEF ministers, their officials, energy industry executives, and other experts engage in a dialogue of increasing importance to global energy security.