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Russian energy giant Novatek sells 10% stake in Arctic LNG 2 to Japanese firms

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Japanese consortium Mitsui & Co (Mitsui) and Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) have signed a deal with one of Russia’s largest natural gas producers to take a 10-percent stake in the Arctic LNG 2 project. The sales and purchase agreement was signed on Saturday in the presence of Russian President Vladimir Putin Read More

Breaking the ice: First LNG cargo from Russia’s Arctic arrives in Japan

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Russian energy giant Novatek has announced the first delivery of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Yamal project in the Arctic to Japan. It was unloaded at the Tobata LNG Terminal in accordance with the delivery schedule. The shipment was carried out in accordance with the long-term agreement with France’s Total. “Japan is an Read More

Russia builds dozens of airports while Berlin’s Brandenburg still unfinished after 13 years (PHOTOS)

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Renowned German punctuality doesn’t apply when it comes to the Berlin Brandenburg Airport. Its opening, originally scheduled for 2011, has been postponed several times and there are doubts it will finally open its doors in 2020. The German capital has been waiting for a new international airport, to be named after the late politician Willy Read More

Gazprom Neft, Repsol and Shell to develop major exploration cluster on Gydan Peninsula

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6/7/2019 MOSCOW — Gazprom Neft, Repsol and Shell have signed a memorandum of understanding at this year’s St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, establishing a JV to develop the Leskinsky and Pukhutsyayakhsky license blocks on the Gydan Peninsula. Tomás García Blanco, E&P executive managing director, Repsol; Vadim Yakovlev, first deputy CEO, Gazprom Neft; and Cederic Cremers, Read More

Technology center to be established for developing Achimovsky-strata oil deposits in Russia

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6/7/2019 MOSCOW — Gazprom Neft and the Government of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug are to expand their cooperation in developing viable technologies for exploiting Achimovsky-strata oil deposits, with Dmitry Artyukhov, Governor of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, and Alexander Dyukov, CEO, Gazprom Neft, having signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on creating a technology center for developing Read More

US belief that China wants military bases in Arctic ‘totally baseless’ – Beijing’s envoy to Moscow

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Moscow and Beijing cooperating in the Arctic is a win-win model for how nations can work together, Beijing’s envoy to Moscow told RT’s SophieCo, stressing that China is not seeking military bases in the region. Beijing sees itself as a “near-Arctic” state and is actively participating in creating international rules and regulations governing the Arctic, Read More

Russia-China to discuss growing energy ties amid global trade uncertainty

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Moscow — China’s President Xi Jinping is set to discuss energy cooperation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin during a state visit to Russia this week, with US sanctions and trade disputes making the partnership seem more valuable than ever to both sides. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Read More

Russia & China to ink dozens of deals during St. Petersburg Economic Forum

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Moscow and Beijing are set to further strengthen bilateral ties during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s three-day visit to Russia. Xi will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin and participate in the St. Petersburg Economic Forum. The Chinese leader came for a three-day state visit to Russia on June 5, which comes as the two countries mark Read More

Russia’s new icebreakers carve path for oil and gas shipping

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By Leonid Bershidsky on 5/28/2019 NS Ural icebreaker. Photo: Cruisemapper.com WASHINGTON (Bloomberg Opinion) — Last weekend, Russia launched the last of a new crew of atomic icebreakers meant to consolidate the country’s dominance of commercial traffic in the Arctic. As much of the rest of the world recognizes climate change as an emergency, Russia is Read More