BRASILIA Leaders of the BRICS group of emerging economies on Wednesday criticised what they view as politically motivated protectionism at a time of a global slowdown and said their countries are doing their best to counter the trend.
MOSCOW A Russian tanker headed to the United States to pick up a cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) could prove an embarrassment to President Vladimir Putin who has accused the U.S. of undercutting his country's gas exports.
* Gazprom leases Marshal Vasilevskiy vessel to Gunvor -
MOSCOW, Nov 8 A gas tanker once hailed by
President Vladimir Putin as a bulwark of Russian energy
security is heading for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal
in the United States, ship tracking data from Refinitiv's Eikon
showed on Friday.
CAPE TOWN/MOSCOW South Africa's national oil company PetroSA and Russia's state geological company Rosgeologia are in talks to finalize a $359 million farmout deal to give Russia its first foothold in a prospective oil and gas field offshore South Africa, three sources said.
MOSCOW Russia lowered its oil output to 11.23 million barrels per day (bpd) last month from 11.25 million bpd in September, missing again its obligations under a global pact to curb production, energy ministry data showed on Saturday.
MOSCOW, Nov 1 Plans for the expansion of
Russia's Sakhalin-2 liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant have been
put on hold, according to three sources involved in the project,
a potential setback to Russia's ambition to lift its global LNG
COPENHAGEN/BUDAPEST Denmark on Wednesday gave the go-ahead to the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, removing the last major hurdle to completion of the Russian-led project that has divided opinion in the European Union.
BUDAPEST Russia and Hungary on Wednesday signed a first settlement over compensation for tainted oil shipped to Europe via a major oil pipeline earlier this year, with Moscow promising to clinch deals with other countries soon.
BUDAPEST The TurkStream pipeline that would bring gas to Central Europe bypassing Ukraine and nuclear energy issues are expected to feature high on the agenda at a meeting between Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday.