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Russia’s Gazprom world’s most profitable firm in 2011


July 31st, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian energy giant Gazprom overtook US-based energy major ExxonMobil in 2011 to become the world's most profitable company, according to the latest edition of Forbes ... Read more...

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Gazprom inks sponsorship deal with Chelsea


July 18th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian energy giant Gazprom has inked a three-year sponsorship deal with Roman Abramovich-owned Chelsea football club.The contract announced late Tuesday commits the company, which is ... Read more...

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Gazprom unveiled as Champions League sponsor


July 10th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's state-run gas giant Gazprom has become an official partner of the Champions League football tournament through 2015, UEFA has announced.The company, the largest ... Read more...

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Gazprom unveiled as UEFA Champions League sponsor


July 9th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UEFA Monday announced that Russia's state-run gas giant Gazprom has become an official partner of the Champions League football tournament through 2015.The company, the ... Read more...

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Gazprom offers gas price discounts to EU firms


June 28th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian energy giant Gazprom will offer West European consumers 20 billion rubles ($615 million) in price discounts this year."Retroactive payments will amount to 20 billion ... Read more...

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Russian firm to operate two oil fields in Venezuela


April 13th, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, April 13 (IANS/EFE) Russia's Gazprombak Latin America Ventures will operate two oil fields in northwestern Venezuela in a joint venture with Corporacion Venezolana del Petroleo, or CVP, the government ... Read more...

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When Putin preached radio station on ‘Freedom of Speech’


January 19th, 2012 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Wednesday criticised a liberal radio station for serving US foreign policy interests and going overboard with the notion of freedom ... Read more...

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Ukraine gas transit system price to fall in 2012


January 1st, 2012 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukraine's gas transit system that Kiev presently estimates to cost $20 billion may become significantly cheaper, said Alexei Miller, the head of Russia's gas giant, ... Read more...

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Now Russian gas to Europe to pass through Turkey


December 29th, 2011 - 4:40 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 29 (IANS) Turkey has allowed Russia to build a gas pipeline through its part of the Black Sea, making it possible for Moscow to bypass Ukraine to deliver ... Read more...

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Russian gas giant may sponsor Bayern Munich


December 23rd, 2011 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian gas giant Gazprom may become a sponsor of German football team Bayern Munich, a giant in the Bundesliga.The Suddeutsche Zeitung newspaper said Gazprom ... Read more...

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Four dead in Russian oil rig accident (Lead)


December 18th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least four people were killed and 49 others were missing when an oil rig overturned in the Russian sea early Sunday, officials said.The Kolskaya ... Read more...

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Two die as Russian drilling rig overturns at sea


December 18th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least two people were killed and 14 rescued after a drilling rig with 67 people aboard overturned in the Sea of Okhotsk in the ... Read more...

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North Korea to get $100 mn for Russian gas transit


November 17th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Khabarovsk (Russia), Nov 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) North Korea will get $100 million annually if it becomes a transit country for Russian gas supplies to South Korea, an official said Thursday.In ... Read more...

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Medvedev pledges modernisation will continue


November 13th, 2011 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) President Dmitry Medvedev has vowed the modernisation of Russia will continue even after he leaves the Kremlin.Medvedev made the comments during talks with business representatives ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka to call for oil exploration bids


October 6th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Oct 6 (IANS) Sri Lanka is to call bids for oil and gas exploration for five blocks off the country's northwestern coast, a minister said Thursday.Interest in the blocks ... Read more...

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Russia grounds eight planes after deadly crash


September 10th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Flights of eight planes have been suspended after a deadly air crash virtually wiped out one of Russia's most successful hockey teams, the Russian transport ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels to negotiate with Russia on economic issues


September 5th, 2011 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Libya's rebel National Transitional Council (NTC) is ready to send its representatives to Moscow to hold talks with Russia on economic issues, Russia's foreign minister ... Read more...

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Russia invites Libyan rebels to discuss projects


September 4th, 2011 - 3:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has invited officials of Libya's rebel-led National Transitional Council, the country's new authorities, to discuss the future of energy projects signed under former leader ... Read more...

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Ukraine’s ex-PM arrested


August 5th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Ukrainian court here Friday sanctioned the arrest of the country's former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko.The move came during a court hearing of a case ... Read more...

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Russia’s Gazprom to supply LNG to India


July 21st, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's gas major Gazprom's subsidiary Marketing & Trading Singapore (GM&TS;) has signed a fourth memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Oil Corp. Ltd. ... Read more...

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GSPC signs LNG supply agreement with Gazprom Singapore


June 3rd, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 2 (IANS) Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) and Gazprom Marketing and Trading Singapore (GM&TS;) - the Singapore affiliate of Gazprom Global LNG (GGLNG), have signed a memorandum of ... Read more...

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Turkmenistan sets up space agency


May 31st, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ashgabat (Turkmenistan), May 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov has signed a decree authorising the creation of a National Space Agency, national television reported.The document, signed Monday, stipulates that ... Read more...

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Russia ready to disengage liquefied gas for Japan: Putin


March 20th, 2011 - 1:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said that Russia is ready to increase its gas deliveries to Europe by six billion cubic metres for 100 ... Read more...

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Dhaka offers ten gas drilling sites to Russian firm


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 23 (IANS) Energy-starved Bangladesh has offered a package of ten wells to Russian enterprise Gazprom after a Polish company withdrew from five wells earlier this month.State-run oil, gas and ... Read more...

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GSPC-Gazprom tie up for LNG supply


January 11th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 (IANS) Gazprom Marketing & Trading Ltd (GM&T) and Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Ltd (GSPC) have concluded an agreement for the sale and purchase of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), officials ... Read more...

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One dead, 15 hurt in Russian chopper crash


December 19th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian helicopter crashed Sunday on the Arctic island of Yamal, killing the crew commander and injuring 15 passengers, an official said.There were 15 passengers and three ... Read more...

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Putin asks Abramovich to ‘open his wallet’ to help fund 2018 World Cup


December 5th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said that billionaire Roman Abramovich should "open his wallet" and help pay for the 2018 World Cup being hosted by his country.The ... Read more...

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`Putin may have offered Berlusconi profits from joint projects’


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 3 (IANS/AKI) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin may have offered Italy's billionaire premier Silvio Berlusconi a share of the profits from projects jointly developed by their respective country's biggest energy ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Berlusconi ‘took kickbacks from Putin on energy contracts’


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi has been accused of 'profiting handsomely' from his relationship with Russian premier Vladimir Putin, in the latest WikiLeaks scandal.According to the documents, Berlusconi accepted ... Read more...

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Russia’s Gazprom in talks over LNG supplies to India


October 25th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's gas giant Gazprom is considering a possible supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to India in exchange for its 20 percent stake in the Sakhalin-1 project, ... Read more...

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Algeria invites India Inc for $10-bn gas pipeline project


August 22nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Oil-rich Algeria, the second largest country in Africa, has invited Indian companies to participate in a $10-billion project to build an ambitious trans-Saharan gas pipeline ... Read more...

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Belarus stops gas transit to Europe


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Minsk, June 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Belarus has put on hold gas transit to Europe through its territory until the Russian energy giant Gazprom pays for the use of its pipelines. "Until we are ... Read more...

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Russia cuts off gas to Belarus


June 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has begun cutting gas supplies to Belarus after a dispute over unpaid bills, a senior official said Monday. State-controlled Gazprom has begun cutting gas flow to Belarus ... Read more...

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Terror attack averted in Russia’s Caucasus region


June 7th, 2010 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Police in Russia have been successful in preventing a terrorist attack on a gas distribution plant in Russia's Caucasus region. Sunday's foiled terrorist attack in Nalchik, capital of ... Read more...

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India gives reprieve to Russian firm for delay in gas exploration


January 9th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) India Saturday approved a proposal from Russia's largest refiner Gazprom to complete the hydrocarbon exploration work it had committed with the state-run gas company GAIL in ... Read more...

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