Poland's initiative to date is a thinly-disguised geopolitical attempt to create a counter to the influence of both Russia to the east and of Germany to her west.
11 December 2017 , 00:03154
Russia reportedly prepping a $1 billion yuan-denominated bond issuance in an effort to preemptively diversify financing risks away from the West.
04 December 2017 , 00:02211
Here's what's going on in the countries that have the power to make or break the oil market.
27 November 2017 , 00:04264
Gazprom's gas supplies to western Europe edged up by 3% y-oy in the Q3 2017.
20 November 2017 , 00:02243
Russia may have beaten the United States to the punch when it comes to tapping into growing Chinese demand.
13 November 2017 , 00:03289
Having built the foundations for stable gas deliveries from the EU, Ukraine has proved that it can survive without Gazprom.
06 November 2017 , 22:55350
The «Great Game» over oil and energy dominance is being played out in Asia's energy markets.
30 October 2017 , 00:03316
After lying dormant for a few months, the risk premium in oil is back.
23 October 2017 , 00:04309
The rise of Russia's Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation came about as a result of massive state centralization and unification.
16 October 2017 , 00:02346
If Russia stops using Ukraine as a transit country for energy exports a major hole will open in the Ukrainian economy which Europe and the US do not appear prepared to fill.
09 October 2017 , 00:04382
5 years ago, the idea of OPEC and Russia working together on any oil and gas issue would have seemed absurd to any energy analyst worth his or her salt.
02 October 2017 , 00:04344
OPEC and Russia are coordinating the 1st joint OPEC/non-OPEC deal to curb oil output since 2001, but the apparent unity in the face of lower-for-longer oil prices doesn't disguise the fact that the cartel and Russia have separate agendas for production, expansion, and global market shares.
25 September 2017 , 00:03410
On the last day of summer 2017, Russia's PM Medvedev held a government session dedicated to the development of the country's territories in the Arctic.
19 September 2017 , 12:10394
Russia's tight oil will play an increasingly important role in its oil output, underpinned by the fact that 20 % of its current reserves already belong to the «tight» category.
11 September 2017 , 00:02512
In a little more than a month's time, Russia will formalize its claim for a bigger role in the ever-expanding global LNG market.
04 September 2017 , 00:02609
Now, there's talk of U.S. sanctions on PDVSA in particular. Here's how that may play right into Russia's and China's hands.
28 August 2017 , 00:02467
Essar successfully concluded sale of Essar Oil to Rosneft and Trafigura-UCP Consortium for $12.9 billion. The deal is Russia's largest ever foreign investment and India's largest FDI.
21 August 2017 , 12:00576
Iran, Iraq and possibly even Syria will become the new hub of Russian oil-related investments.
14 August 2017 , 00:02541
A proposed natural gas pipeline linking Japan and Russia remains on hold despite being discussed at a summit meeting between Japanese PM Abe and Putin.
07 August 2017 , 00:01422
Word that Rosneft will soon open an office in Mozambique belies the company and Sechin's growing influence over Russia's policy in the Asia-Pacific.
31 July 2017 , 00:01492