MOSCOW, Aug 19- Russia may transfer the running of oil intake terminals to state-owned pipeline company Transneft, according to a government website, after a privately-owned terminal was blamed earlier this year for contaminating oil supplies. Most of Russia's oil intake terminals- hubs that receive oil from fields before it is moved into Transneft's...
MOSCOW, June 5- Russia and Slovakia are in talks about Bratislava joining the Nord Stream 2 and Turkstream gas pipeline projects, Russian news agencies quoted Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev as saying on Wednesday. "We need to find common points and mutually beneficial cooperation areas concerning connecting Slovakia to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, as...
MOSCOW, June 5- Russia and Slovakia should cooperate in order to allow Bratislava to join Nord Stream 2 and Turkstream gas pipeline projects, the Interfax news agency cited Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev as saying on Wednesday.
MINSK, May 21- Belarusian Prime Minister Sergei Rumas said on Tuesday he planned to discuss the contamination of Russian oil via the Druzhba pipeline with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Friday, Belarus' Belta news agency reported.
BEIJING, April 27- Russia's pipeline monopoly Transneft is investigating a case of contaminated oil, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday, adding that this could lead to a wider inquiry, possibly including law enforcement agencies. Poland, Germany, Ukraine and some other countries suspended imports of Russian oil via the Druzhba pipeline this...
KIEV, April 22- Ukraine entered uncharted political waters on Monday after near final results showed a comedian with no political experience and few detailed policies had dramatically up-ended the status quo and won the country's presidential election by a landslide. Zelenskiy, who plays a fictitious president in a popular TV series, is now poised to take...
LUXEMBOURG, March 6- Russia, a leading producer of natural resources, plans to join Luxembourg in mining for minerals in outer space, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said on Wednesday. The small Duchy of Luxembourg became the first country to adopt legal regulations relating to mining in space, including from asteroids. We expect an answer from...
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