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UPDATE 1-Surgut's share price spike caused by speculative trading- CEO

05 Sep 2019

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, Sept 5 Surgutneftegaz chief executive Vladimir Bogdanov said on Thursday a spike in the company's shares was due to speculative trading.

Russia starts sales of 'Putin limousine', eyes Chinese market

23 Aug 2019

MOSCOW Russia opened a showroom on Friday selling its first post-Soviet luxury limousine under the Aurus brand, a type of car used by President Vladimir Putin at his inauguration last year.

Putin says deadly military accident occurred during weapons systems test

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that a deadly blast at a military site in northern Russia earlier this month had taken place during the testing of what he called promising new weapons systems.

Putin says deadly military accident occurred during weapons systems test

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that a deadly blast at a military site in northern Russia earlier this month had taken place during the testing of what he called promising new weapons systems.

UPDATE 1-Putin says deadly military accident occurred during weapons systems test

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI, Aug 21 Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that a deadly blast at a military site in northern Russia earlier this month had taken place during the testing of what he called promising new weapons systems.

Putin says U.S. is able to deploy new cruise missile in Europe

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that the United States was now in a position to deploy a new land-based cruise missile in Romania and Poland, a scenario he considered a threat that Moscow would need to respond to.

Rosneft intake restrictions bring quarterly oil production dip

20 Aug 2019

MOSCOW Rosneft's daily oil output fell 2.7% in the second quarter from the previous three months, the Russian oil company said on Tuesday, mainly because of restrictions introduced by pipeline operator Transneft after an oil contamination scandal.

UPDATE 1-Rosneft intake restrictions bring quarterly oil production dip

20 Aug 2019

MOSCOW, Aug 20 Rosneft's daily oil output fell 2.7% in the second quarter from the previous three months, the Russian oil company said on Tuesday, mainly because of restrictions introduced by pipeline operator Transneft after an oil contamination scandal.

Siberian wildfires turn up heat on Russian oil producers

02 Aug 2019

MOSCOW Raging Siberian wildfires are forcing Russian oil firms to evacuate workers and suspend drilling, industry sources said, adding to challenges facing the world's second-largest crude exporter which is already battling an oil contamination problem.

Russia's 2019 oil output will be in line with commitments under global deal: energy minister

26 Jul 2019

MOSCOW/ANTALYA, Turkey Russian oil production is expected to total 556-557 million tonnes this year, or 11.17-11.19 million barrels per day (bpd), Energy Minister Alexander Novak said in a preliminary estimate on Friday.

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