MOSCOW, Aug 27 (PRIME)
Minister: Russian fin system to weather oil price fall to $40MOSCOW, Aug 27 (PRIME) -- The Russian financial system will be able to withstand an oil price plunge to U.S. $40 per barrel, Economic Development Minister Alexei Ulyukayev told reporters Thursday.
Ukraine approves debt restructuring, includes debt to Russia
KIEV/MOSCOW, Aug 27 (PRIME)The Ukrainian government has approved preliminary debt restructuring conditions and included a U.S. $3 billion Eurobond owned by Russia into the plan, according to a ruling published on the government’s Web site on Thursday.
Min says Russia, EU, Ukraine may hold gas talks on September 11
KIEV, Aug 28 (PRIME)Russia, Ukraine and the E.U. may hold the next gas meeting on September 11 in Brussels or Vienna, Ukraine’s Energy and Coal Industry Minister Vladimir Demchishin told reporters on Friday.
Russia’s Petropavlovsk may launch deep mining at Pioneer in 2016
MOSCOW, Aug 27 (PRIME)U.K.-registered Petropavlovsk Plc, which operates in Russia, may launch underground mining at its main gold field Pioneer in 2016, CEO Pavel Maslovsky said in a conference call on Thursday.
Russia launches Proton-M with satellite Inmarsat-5F3 from Baikonur
MOSCOW, Aug 28 (PRIME)Russia’s Federal Space Agency has launched a Proton-M vehicle, the first since a May crash, with a U.K. space communications apparatus Inmarsat-5F3 from the Baikonur facility in Kazakhstan, a spokesperson for the agency said Friday.
MOSCOW, Aug 25 (PRIME) -- Vagit Alekperov, president of oil major Lukoil, may visit Iran in September, Zamir Kabulov, special envoy of the Russian president and director of the second Asia department at the Foreign Ministry, said in an interview to PRIME published on Tuesday.