Belarus plans to start alternative to Russia oil imports by sea by year end
By the end of the year, Belarus expects to start importing oil, alternative to Russia, through the ports of the Baltic States or Ukraine, Deputy Director General of the Belarusian Oil Company (BNK) …
Belarus suspends exports of light oil products to Ukraine, Poland, Baltic countries
Belarus has temporarily suspended exports of light oil products to Ukraine, Poland and the Baltic countries, justifying this by low-quality oil supplies from Russia to Belarusian oil refineries, …
Russia bans exports of oil, petroleum products to Ukraine
The Russian government has banned exports of Russian oil and petroleum products to Ukraine, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a cabinet meeting on Thursday, TASS reported.
"[The Russian …
Deripaska says he is ready to give up control of GAZ Group — media
Russian businessman Oleg Deripaska says he is ready to give up control of the GAZ Group automotive conglomerate like he did with En+ Group, Reuters reported on Tuesday, TASS reported.
When asked if …
Japan, Russia discuss joint economic cooperation on Kuril Islands
Representatives of Japan and Russia held another round of talks on joint economic activity on the Southern Kuril Islands, with the focus on a framework aimed at facilitating the implementation of …
Skolkovo Foundation plans to increase support for Arctic projects
The Skolkovo Foundation will increase the number of projects it supports, which are aimed at development of the Russian Arctic, the Foundation’s Chairman Arkady Dvorkovich told reporters, TASS …
Russia's Rosatom in talks over selling 49% in Akkuyu NPP
Rosatom is holding talks of selling a 49-percent stake in the Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) construction project with investors but is not in a rush to sell, Chief Executive Officer of the Russian …
Nord Stream 2 operator files third application for gas pipeline route in Danish waters
Nord Stream 2 AG, the operator of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project, has filed a third application to Denmark regarding the route of the gas pipeline in the waters south of Bornholm, the company …
Browder involved in five criminal cases in Russia, says Prosecutor-General
British financier William Browder is involved in five criminal cases in Russia, including some opened over murder and organization of a criminal community, Russia’s Prosecutor-General Yuri …
Putin says new development strategy for Russia's Arctic will be approved this year
Plans are in place to shortly approve a new strategy for development of Arctic Russia by 2035, President Vladimir Putin said at the Arctic Forum on Tuesday, TASS reported.
"We intend to prepare and …