Russian gas and oil

Russia is ready to keep gas transit through Ukraine

Negotiations on the increase of natural gas transit through the Ukrainian gas transport system can only be commercial, press secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Friday.  "Negotiations can only be …

Biden accused of “surrendering” to Russia

U.S. President Joe Biden is facing bipartisan backlash to his administration’s agreement with Germany that allows a controversial Russian natural-gas pipeline to be completed, Politico writes. Biden and his deputies have long been …

Putin and Lukashenko agree on gas price for Belarus

Presidents of Russia and Belarus Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko agreed that the gas price for Belarus in 2022 will remain at the level in this year, press secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Tuesday. …

Nord Stream AG to halt gas pumping for 10 days

Nord Stream AG, the operator of the Nord Stream gas pipeline, will halt gas transfer over both lines from July 13 to 23 for the scheduled maintenance, the company said on Monday. "Nord Stream AG will temporarily shut down both …

Germany eager to launch Nord Stream 2 as soon as possible

Germany needs reliable gas supplies from Russia in the future and supports commissioning the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline as soon as possible, Minister President of Germany's federal state of Saxony Michael Kretschmer said at a Russian-German …

EU Parliament mulls block on Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline

A group of EU lawmakers have drafted a resolution that would impose new sanctions on Russia and scupper the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, ignoring recent calls from the bloc’s top politicians for more constructive relations. The …