Minsk will go to court if Moscow does not compensate lost profits from low-quality oil
Belarus reserves the right to go to court if Russia refuses to compensate for lost profits due to substandard oil, Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Igor Lyashenko said on Friday.
"We see, obviously, …
Gas transit via Ukraine as tool of Russian-US ties
The gas transit contract between Russia and Ukraine expires at the end of 2019. Negotiations on a new one, involving the EU, started back in January but proved unsuccessful in two rounds and were …
EU blackmails Italy?
"At the moment, the procedure of sanctions against Italy due to the debt is justified." The letter sent to Brussels by Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte is not enough to shake the confidence of …
Russia, India discuss agreement within gas supply project from Iran to Pakistan
Russia is currently discussing signing a memorandum with India on the Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline project, Russian Energy Minister, co-chairman of the intergovernmental commission of Russia and …
Putin approves supporting Rosneft's gas projects in Venezuela
Russian President Vladimir Putin has approved the government's proposal to support Rosneft's shale gas projects in Venezuela (Patao and Mejillones) and ordered to sign a protocol on making amendments …
World Bank describes Russia’s banking sector as ‘relatively stable’
Russia’s banking sector has been relatively stable, the World Bank said in its Russia Economic Report.
"The Russian banking sector has been relatively stable, supported by modest economic …
Is "independent" Ukraine facing a crisis on petrochemical market?
On June 1, restrictions on the supplies of oil, petrochemicals and coal to Ukraine from Russia took effect. These measures were first voiced back on April 18 as a response to the April 10 decision of …
Russia, Slovakia agree on supplies of Russian fuel to Slovak nuclear plants in 2022-2030
Russia and Slovakia have agreed on supplies of Russian nuclear fuel to Slovak nuclear power plants in 2022-2030.
TVEL Corporation (part of Russian nuclear corporation Rosatom) and Slovak Power Plants …
Kremlin urges not to exaggerate impact of US-China trade war on Russia
The US-China trade dispute will affect everyone, though one should not exaggerate its negative impact on the Russian economy, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Tuesday, …
Russian government initiates bill on support for businesses in the Arctic
The Russian government prepared a bill on state support for businesses working in the Russian Arctic zone. The bill’s text was posted on the government’s website, TASS reported.