MOSCOW, Sep 29 (PRIME)
Gazprom to comply with dividend policy despite market conditionsMOSCOW, Sep 29 (PRIME) -- Russian gas giant Gazprom will be able to adhere to its dividend policy in the next few years regardless of the market and price conditions, head of the investor relations department Anton Dyomchenko said on Tuesday.
Govt earmarks 116 bln rbl for social contracts in next 3 years
MOSCOW, Sep 29 (PRIME)The government has earmarked 116 billion rubles for social contracts over the next three years, Labor and Social Protection Minister Anton Kotyakov told President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday.
Top exec says Novatek may raise dividends already in 2020
MOSCOW, Sep 29 (PRIME)Russian independent gas producer Novatek may consider higher dividends already for 2020, Director of the investors relations department Alexander Nazarov said on Tuesday.
Norilsk Nickel may up investment in Taimyr safety by 100 bln rbl
MOSCOW, Sep 29 (PRIME)Russian metals giant Norilsk Nickel may raise investment in upgrades of power infrastructure in the Taimyr Peninsula by more than 100 billion rubles in 2020–2024 to ensure its maximum possible safety, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.
FOCUS: Summer sales of wearables soar 32% to 9 bln rbl, smartwatches in high demand
MOSCOW, Sep 28 (PRIME)Sales of wearables in Russia rocketed by a third over a year to 9.2 billion rubles in June–August with smartwatches, mainly by Apple, being the most popular device as demand for inexpensive fitness trackers and smart bracelets for children was also high ahead of a new school year, the country’s large retailers said.
MOSCOW, Jun 3 (PRIME) -- The OPEC+ oil output cut agreement has already influenced the energy market positively, bringing back stability, but full recovery from a slump triggered by the coronavirus pandemic should not be expected earlier than in 2022, Equatorial Guinea’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima said in an interview with PRIME released on Wednesday.