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South Stream gas pipeline project will probably be carried out, said Russia's commercial attaché to Bulgaria.
15 February 2017 , 14:10Neftegaz.RU8080
Israel’s geopolitical fact of life is that it sits between Turkey and Egypt. These 2 major Middle Eastern actors also constitute Israel’s 2 possible export routes for bringing Israeli natural gas to market. However, Cairo’s announcement of impending new natural gas discoveries off Egypt’s coast combined with the disappointing results of last month’s historic Cyprus reunification talks raise the specter that Israel may find itself without a way for its gas to reach international markets. One key to avoiding this predicament may be for Israel to engage Russia as a stakeholder in its energy development.
13 February 2017 , 00:01Neftegaz.RU9760
The European Commission will conduct a market survey before deciding finally whether to fine Russian company Gazprom or make a deal with it.
09 February 2017 , 12:10Neftegaz.RU6950
Bashar Assad told that Russian oil and gas companies will work in Syria, said a member of the State Duma Dmitry Sablin.
09 February 2017 , 10:10Neftegaz.RU15720
Angela Merkel travelled to Warsaw to meet with Polish leaders, including Prime Minister Beata Szydlo.
08 February 2017 , 12:08Neftegaz.RU8730
Ilham Aliyev and Donald Tusk announced a new framework updating the 1996 Partnership and Cooperation Agreement between Baku and the EU.
07 February 2017 , 10:06Neftegaz.RU8910
The recent National Intelligence Council report assessing the involvement of Russia in last year’s U.S. presidential elections spurred a flurry of media reports suggesting that Russia is heavily involved in anti-fracking campaigning. Some authors interpreted this involvement as a propaganda effort, while others claimed the Kremlin was financially backing anti-fracking groups in the U.S., without, however, providing any evidence for this claim.
06 February 2017 , 00:06Neftegaz.RU5200
Belarus has applied to court over Russia's decision to cut oil supplies, said President Alexander Lukashenko.
03 February 2017 , 16:21Neftegaz.RU7140
In the near future, Hungary could join the projects of Gazprom North stream and Turkish Stream, announced Yuri Ushakov, aide to Russia’s President on the eve of Putin’s visit to Budapest.
02 February 2017 , 10:07Neftegaz.RU8430
Rosneft boss was present when former minister was handed wad of cash, report says.
01 February 2017 , 16:29Neftegaz.RU7820
The Serbian prime minister Aleksandar Vucic discussed potential investments of Lukoil in the country with the president of the Russian oil giant, Vagit Alekperov.
20 January 2017 , 14:15Neftegaz.RU11030
Bulgaria and Serbia's Energy Ministers are to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on the construction of a gas link between the 2 countries.
20 January 2017 , 10:10Neftegaz.RU8930
The newly appointed director of international affairs of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), Saeid Khoshrou, said Iran's crude oil sale policies will not change under his leadership.
17 January 2017 , 15:15Neftegaz.RU5970
Engie started direct gas deliveries to Ukraine at the beginning of January, and Kiev is paying 20 % more for the EU gas than it would have paid to Gazprom if it had agreed to Russian deliveries before the cold winter temperatures settled in.
16 January 2017 , 13:00Neftegaz.RU13890
The Serbian government may have breached European laws as they relate to gas market competition with its deals with Russia, a directorate said.
12 January 2017 , 18:03Neftegaz.RU8670
A breakthrough in international strategy and the election of ExxonMobil CEO Tillerson as U.S. Secretary of State could stand to benefit Rosneft and Russia significantly.
26 December 2016 , 14:23Neftegaz.RU9700
U.S. President Obama formally blocked offshore oil and gas drilling in most of the Arctic Ocean, answering a call from environmentalists who say the government needs to do more to prevent drilling in environmentally sensitive areas of U.S.-controlled oceans.
21 December 2016 , 16:12Neftegaz.RU7480
If the ExxonMobil CEO is confirmed as the new U.S. Secretary of State, the evolving relationship between Russia and the United States will take an interesting turn. Rex Tillerson could be in a position to hand his former company a major victory if he helps orchestrate a removal of U.S. sanctions on Russia.
19 December 2016 , 13:04Neftegaz.RU9830
Energy security through nations that bridge the gap to Europe from the Caspian Sea is a critical issue for the NATO alliance, delegates in Georgia said.
16 December 2016 , 17:06Neftegaz.RU6770
Rex W. Tillerson, chairman and chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corporation, has announced his intention to retire at year-end after more than 41 years of service.
15 December 2016 , 10:06Neftegaz.RU6050