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The pipeline has received mixed responses from countries around the Baltic Sea. The Baltic countries and Poland oppose it, Danes want to forbid it in Danish waters and Sweden sees it as a security policy matter. Nord Stream 2 has applied for 2 permits with the Finnish government to lay out its twin 1,200 km international offshore natural gas pipelines through the Baltic Sea.
25 September 2017 , 15:45Neftegaz.RU9200
Poland aims to stop importing natural gas from Russia after 2022, Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski has said.
25 September 2017 , 13:00Neftegaz.RU9060
Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipilä made an official visit to St. Petersburg.
22 September 2017 , 12:08Neftegaz.RU7890
«The position of the United States of America is unrealistic, which wants to bury this project.»
22 September 2017 , 10:12Neftegaz.RU9920
Lithuanian MEP Paksas called on politicians to refrain from criticizing plans to expand the Nord Stream gas pipeline between Russia and Germany.
18 September 2017 , 15:27Neftegaz.RU7670
In June 2017, Kurdistan Regional Government and Rosneft signed several cooperation, investment and production sharing agreements regarding hydrocarbon exploration, production, infrastructure, logistics and trading. Rosneft also obtained access to Kurdistan’s oil pipeline to Turkey with a capacity of 700,000 bbl/day, and is planning to extend this to over 1 million bbl/day, although no timeline has been given.
18 September 2017 , 13:18Neftegaz.RU15390
North Korea has begun to use stopovers in Russian ports to disguise its coal shipments to China.
15 September 2017 , 12:10Neftegaz.RU13730
Russian President responds to heightened scrutiny over energy connections with Pyongyang.
06 September 2017 , 13:00Neftegaz.RU9100
Modi today held talks with Putin and discussed ways for boosting bilateral trade in the oil and natural gas sector.
04 September 2017 , 17:26Neftegaz.RU6790
Gerhard Schröder has hit back at criticism over his new involvement in Rosneft.
01 September 2017 , 10:06Neftegaz.RU6980
Lukoil is studying the possible sale of its oil trading arm, Switzerland-based Litasco.
31 August 2017 , 14:04Neftegaz.RU16050
Estonia is to likely support Alexela in the latter's dispute with the European Commission.
31 August 2017 , 12:05Neftegaz.RU10400
A Gazprom delegation headed by Miller paid a working visit to Kyrgyzstan.
30 August 2017 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU10920
The invitation came from Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
29 August 2017 , 10:10Neftegaz.RU8100
Angela Merkel criticized Gerhard Schröder for accepting a lucrative high-level position at Rosneft.
22 August 2017 , 12:05Neftegaz.RU5730
Vladimir Chizhov said the US could not replace Russian natural gas supplies to Europe, even if suppliers gave it away for free.
21 August 2017 , 10:28Neftegaz.RU7360
Following German Chancellor Angela Merkel's remarks stating that the customs union deal with Turkey is not going to be modernized, EU Affairs Minister Ömer Çelik criticized Merkel and called her statements unfortunate. Following Turkey's reprimand, Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci said Turkey is still considering its affiliation with the European Customs Union but aspires to become a part of Eurasian Customs Union, as well.
21 August 2017 , 00:03Neftegaz.RU8050
«If Moscow forced Minsk to export its oil products via Russian railways and ports, that would be economically unviable and dangerous for Belarus».
17 August 2017 , 18:00Neftegaz.RU7970
The nomination of Gerhard Schroder to join the board of Rosneft comes as momentum continues to build toward a liberalization of Russian pipeline gas exports.
17 August 2017 , 12:14Neftegaz.RU5800
In the joint statement with Ilham Aliyev, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov declared plans for cooperation increase of 2 countries in the sphere of power.
11 August 2017 , 14:13Neftegaz.RU7610