EU sanctions six Russian firms over bridge to Crimea - News Archive - PRIME Business News Agency - All News Politics Economy Business Wire Financial Wire Oil Gas Chemical Industry Power Industry Metals Mining Pulp Paper Agro Commodities Transport Automobile Construction Real Estate Telecommunications Engineering Hi-Tech Consumer Goods Retail Calendar Our Features Interviews Opinions Press Releases

EU sanctions six Russian firms over bridge to Crimea

BRUSSELS, Jul 31 (PRIME) -- The E.U. Council has added six Russian companies to the sanctions list over construction of a bridge across the Kerch Strait, the E.U. said in a corporate magazine on Tuesday.

The entities include Institute Giprostroymost, Mostotrest, Zaliv Shipyard, Stroygazmontazh Corporation, Stroygazmontazh Most, and VAD.

УThey are listed because of their involvement in the construction of the Kerch Bridge, connecting Russia to the illegally annexed Crimean peninsula. Through their actions they supported the consolidation of RussiaТs control over the illegally annexed Crimean peninsula, which in turn further undermines the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine,Ф the E.U. said.

The measures consist of an asset freeze, meaning that all of the assets in the E.U. belonging to these entities are frozen and E.U. persons and entities cannot make any funds available to them.

The decision brings the total number of entities listed by the E.U. to 44.

End

31.07.2018 10:26
 
 
Share |
To report an error select text and press Ctrl+Enter
 
 
Central Bank Official Rate
1W 1M 1Y
USD
EUR 77.3832 -0.3012 26 sep
USD 65.8244 -0.3350 26 sep
Stock Market Indices
1D 1W 1M 1Y
MICEX
rtsi 1169.04 +0.52 18:50 25 sep
micex 2444.22 +0.58 18:50 25 sep
Stock Quotes in RUR
1D 1W 1M 1Y
GAZP
gazp 160.65 +1.04 18:32 25 sep
lkoh 4886.50 +2.23 18:32 25 sep
rosn 458.85 +2.64 18:32 25 sep
sber 195.95 -1.41 18:32 25 sep
MICEX Ruble Trading
1D 1W 1M 1Y
USDTD
EURTD 77.5600 -0.8850 14:59 25 sep
USDTD 65.7650 -0.7025 17:44 25 sep