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The National Security Committee (KNB) of Kazakhstan said the special forces detained several suspected Islamist oil thieves in Aktobe region.
08 December 2016 , 16:29Neftegaz.RU6930
Greece's 3-year-long attempt to sell its gas transmission system operator Desfa has collapsed after the government and the potential buyers – Azerbaijan’s Socar and Italy’s Snam – failed to reach an agreement.
02 December 2016 , 12:05Nefetgaz.RU8120
Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev, who was detained over night, was formally charged with bribery by investigators Tuesday, after allegedly taking a 2-million-dollar bribe in a deal involving state-controlled oil giant Rosneft.
15 November 2016 , 16:00Neftegaz.RU8890
Ukraine will cover the destroyed Chernobyl reactor No.4 with a new protective confinement - the Arch, in the near future.
11 November 2016 , 16:03Neftegaz.RU7380
The offices of Tethys Petroleum in Kazakhstan have been raided amid allegations of theft.
07 November 2016 , 17:26Neftegaz.RU10850
7 of Russia’s largest state-owned oil companies have analogues in the public register of UK companies, although the Russian firms say they have no relation to their British counterparts.
25 October 2016 , 12:03Neftegaz.RU9590
PJSC Tatneft has found out about the existence of a company registered in England and Wales under number 10271070 having the name «PJSC TATNEFT LTD», which resembles the official name of Tatneft in Latin script (PJSC TATNEFT).
21 October 2016 , 14:04Neftegaz.RU12580
Naftogaz and its 6 subsidiaries have filed a claim with commercial court demanding to recover $2.6 billion in damages from Russia for their lost assets in Crimea.
19 October 2016 , 14:03Neftegaz.RU10070
State importer Naftogaz Ukrainy is expecting to hear the decision of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce by March 2017.
17 October 2016 , 17:42Neftegaz.RU9230
The Kiev business court will hear a claim by the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine demanding enforced recovery of $3 bln from Gazprom.
10 October 2016 , 14:32Neftegaz.RU7260
Polish gas monopoly PGNiG has blocked the payment of $200 mln in dividend to Gazprom from the jointly owned EuRoPol Gaz.
23 September 2016 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU15190
8 people were injured after a blaze broke out at about 9 am today at a Saudi Aramco oil terminal.
20 September 2016 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU9890
Until 30 September Socar is waiting for proposals from the Greek government for conflict settlement on privatization of DESFA gas distribution network.
16 September 2016 , 10:14Neftegaz.RU9920
Polar bears trapped 5 scientists based at a weather station on a tiny island in the Arctic Ocean over the past 2 weeks.
15 September 2016 , 13:00Neftegaz.RU9360
The civil defense chief in Jordan's Red Sea port of Aqaba told that the leak was brought under control within 15 minutes, without saying how much oil had leaked.
24 August 2016 , 18:17Neftegaz.RU7760
Romania's Petromidia refinery is operating at reduced capacity after an explosion in the area of the vacuum distillation plant, killing 1 worker and injuring another 3.
23 August 2016 , 18:14Neftegaz.RU9260
Gruzia Online reported that 7 suspected terrorists in Georgia were arrested for plotting attacks on area gas pipelines.
22 August 2016 , 16:15Neftegaz.RU10310
UK´s union Unite has called for fresh talks to try to avert more strikes by North Sea workers in a long-running dispute over pay.
11 August 2016 , 10:14Neftegaz.RU5540
Next phase of strike by Wood Group oil workers will go ahead, after talks over pay cuts between the unions and management failed.
04 August 2016 , 10:09Neftegaz.RU6980
About 400 workers of Wood Group at 7 Shell oil and gas platforms in the U.K. North Sea began a 24-hour strike in a dispute over proposed cuts of up to 30% on pay and allowances.
26 July 2016 , 19:23Neftegaz.RU7560