Putin to launch South Stream in Anapa
Russia's President Vladimir Putin will pay a working visit to the Kuban territory, where he will visit Krymsk and Anapa tomorrow.
In Anapa Putin will take part in the ceremonial start of the construction of the gas pipeline "South Stream".
May 28 2015 - 21:33
LUKOIL president Vagit Alekperov said that the oil prices nosediving last year were a technological process, not a political one. In his words, analysts let everyone down, RIA Novosti reports.The oil prices halved in mid-2014.
May 28 2015 - 21:11
Ingush Leader Yunus-bek Yevkurov and Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Oblast Valery Shantsev have signed an agreement to cooperate in development of agriculture, Interfax reports. Ingushetia wants to exchange experience in developing the agricultural, social, cultural and economic sectors.
May 28 2015 - 19:33
Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller said that Ukraine owed Russia $29.477 billion. $2.604 billion of the sum were the debt for gas supplies in 2013-2014 and penalties according to the take-or-pay system, Gazeta.ru reports.$200 million of the sum was the debt for gas supplies to the south-east of Ukraine. The penalties were accrued in 2012, 2013 and 2014, Miller claims.
May 28 2015 - 18:23
Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller said at a conference entitled ‘Energy sector of Europe: perspective structure and place on the world market’ that Gazprom’s share in the European gas market was growing, reaching 30% of the market in 2014, RIA Novosti reports.The tendency has been ongoing for 3 years. The share in 2015 increased.
May 28 2015 - 16:36
The United States will allow Iran to participate in Syria reconciliation talks after an Iranian nuclear deal is reached, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said.
May 28 2015 - 16:26
May 28 2015 - 16:11
The Ministry for Economic Development predicts the Russian national currency will strengthen from 60 rubles per dollar in 2015 to 53 rubles per dollar in 2018. According to the Ministry, the average rate this year of 60 rubles is correlated with the price of Urals oil at $50 a barrel.
May 28 2015 - 12:01
The next two years will be difficult for the Russian economy, Sberbank CEO German Gref said.