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Russia to increase energy exports to Asia-Pacific


September 4th, 2012 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow , Sep 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia would increase exports of oil and natural gas to the Asia-Pacific to counterbalance instability in supplies from the Middle East, according to an ... Read more...

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No gas deal during Putin’s China visit: Moscow


October 11th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will start Tuesday a two-day visit to China to discuss bilateral economic cooperation, but he is not expected to sign ... Read more...

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Ukraine parliament ratifies naval base deal with Russia (Lead)


April 27th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, April 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Ukrainian parliament Tuesday ratified a naval base deal with Russia amid brawls and a smoke bomb and egg-throwing incident inside the house. A total of 236 people ... Read more...

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Smoke bomb, eggs thrown at Ukraine speaker


April 27th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, April 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A smoke bomb and eggs were thrown at the Ukraine parliament speaker during a hearing Tuesday to ratify a naval base deal with Russia. The hearings started with ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Russia, Ukraine agree on naval base lease extension


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:43 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow and Kiev have agreed to extend the lease of a Russian naval base in Crimea in exchange for a 30 percent cut in gas prices for ... Read more...

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Russian gas from Ukraine reaches Czech Republic


January 21st, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Prague, Jan 21 (DPA) Russian natural gas flowing via Ukraine has reached the Czech Republic, nearly two weeks after a shutdown of supplies forced the country to tap its underground reserves, a ... Read more...

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Ukraine starts receiving Russian gas for transit to Europe (Lead)


January 20th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 20 (RIA Novosti) Ukraine's gas system started receiving Russian gas for transit to Europe Tuesday, a spokesman of Russian energy giant Gazprom said.Following Sunday's talks between the two countries' premiers, ... Read more...

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Russia, Ukraine to sign new gas deal Monday, says Gazprom


January 18th, 2009 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 18 (RIA Novosti) Gazprom is preparing documents on gas supplies to Ukraine and gas transit to Europe for signing Monday, the Russian energy giant said Sunday. "We are working to ... Read more...

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Putin proposes EU consortium to aid gas flow


January 16th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Novo-Ogaryovo (Russia), Jan 16 (RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has proposed to the European Union (EU) to set up a consortium to buy from its energy giant Gazprom the amount ... Read more...

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Ukraine denies block, says Russian gas is flowing (Lead)


January 13th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Jan 13 (DPA) Energy officials in Kiev Tuesday said Russian natural gas was slowly moving into Ukraine's pipeline system, rejecting allegations from Moscow that Ukraine was blocking the flow."Gas has started ... Read more...

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Ukraine okays international gas observers


January 11th, 2009 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Kiev, Jan 11 (DPA) Ukraine joined Russia to approve a European Union (EU) initiative for international observers to monitor Russian gas deliveries via Ukraine, raising hopes of a possible end to a ... Read more...

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US urges Russia, Ukraine to end gas dispute


January 7th, 2009 - 3:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (DPA) The US urged Russia and Ukraine Tuesday to end their dispute over natural gas supplies that has caused a sharp decline in shipments throughout Europe."Russia and Ukraine should ... Read more...

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Ukraine illegally tapped Europe-bound Russian gas: Gazprom


January 4th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 4 (RIA Novosti) Ukraine illegally tapped 50 million cubic metres of Russian natural gas bound for European consumers, a spokesman for Russian energy giant Gazprom said Sunday."Over the past 24 ... Read more...

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EU demands end to Ukraine-Russia gas row


January 3rd, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/Brussels, Jan 3 (DPA) Russian natural gas deliveries fell substantially in downstream markets Saturday, drawing a sharp European Union (EU) demand that the Kremlin and Ukraine end a row over energy.Russian natural ... Read more...

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Talks fail, will cut off gas to Ukraine: Gazprom


January 1st, 2009 - 6:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Kiev, Jan 1 (DPA) Russian export monopoly Gazprom has accused its Ukrainian counterpart of negotiating in bad faith as talks on preventing a gas embargo failed, setting the stage for a new ... Read more...

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Russia’s Aeroflot to resume talks to acquire Italian carrier Alitalia


April 18th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
DPA Porto Rotondo (Italy), April 18 (DPA) Russian President Vladimir Putin and Italian prime minister-elect Silvio Berlusconi announced Friday that Russian airline Aeroflot would renew its interest in Italy's ailing flagship carrier, Aitalia. ... Read more...

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Russia cancels Libya’s $4.5 bn debt in exchange for contracts


April 17th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) RIA Novosti Tripoli, April 17 (RIA Novosti) Moscow Thursday wrote off Libya's $4.5 billion debt in exchange for contracts for Russian companies worth several billions of dollars. The debt abrogation was part of ... Read more...

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Russia, Ukraine resolve gas supply disputes


March 13th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, March 13 (RIA Novosti) Russian natural gas giant Gazprom Thursday signed a deal with Ukrainian energy company for direct gas deliveries to the latter for the current year abolishing a ... Read more...

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Russian firm denies plan to sponsor London Olympics


March 10th, 2008 - 10:06 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, March 10 (RIA Novosti) Russian natural gas giant Gazprom dismissed Monday a British media report which said the company may become an official sponsor of the 2012 London Olympics. "This ... Read more...

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Russia’s Gazprom resumes full gas supply to Ukraine


March 6th, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by admin
RIA NovostiMoscow, March 6 (RIA Novosti) Russian natural gas giant Gazprom has resumed full gas supplies to Ukraine after a two-day reduction in deliveries, the company's spokesman said Thursday. Gazprom had cut ... Read more...

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Ukraine likely to cut gas supply to Europe


March 4th, 2008 - 11:32 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Kiev, March 4 (Xinhua) Ukraine's state gas company Naftogaz said Tuesday that it may reduce gas supplies to Europe if Russia cuts gas deliveries to Ukraine by another 25 percent. "Naftogaz recognizes ... Read more...

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Russia to cut gas supplies to Ukraine further


March 4th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, March 4 (RIA Novosti) Russian natural gas giant Gazprom announced Tuesday it would reduce gas supplies to Ukraine by another 25 percent to halve the supplies from the normal level ... Read more...

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Russia cuts natural gas supply to Ukraine


March 3rd, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by admin
DPA Moscow/Kiev, March 3 (DPA) Russian energy giant Gazprom said it reduced gas supplies to Ukraine Monday because of a payment dispute. The Russian natural gas monopoly informed the Ukrainian natural gas distribution ... Read more...

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Russia, Serbia sign gas pipeline deal


February 25th, 2008 - 8:22 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Belgrade, Feb 25 (RIA Novosti) Russia and Serbia signed Monday an agreement on a project to construct a pipeline for transit of Russian natural gas through Serbia to the Balkans and ... Read more...

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