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2008-09-18 09:00:42

By lobbying for the originally-planned use of the Odessa-Brody pipeline the presidential secretariat is serving interests of Ukrainian tycoon Ihor Kolomoyskyy and his Pryvat group, Yuliya Tymoshenko Bloc MP Serhiy Pashynskyy, who is believed to be Prime Minister Yuliya Tymoshenko's chief advisor on oil-related issues, has said. He said that, according to his information, Kolomoyskyy is harbouring plans to sell the pipeline to Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska after getting full control over...

2008-08-01 06:00:41

The cabinet of Yuliya Tymoshenko is sabotaging plans aimed at using the Odessa-Brody oil pipeline in the originally planned direction, Andriy Honcharuk, a deputy head of the presidential secretariat, has said. The Ukrainian news agency UNIAN on 1 August quoted him as saying that the National Security and Defence Council had instructed the cabinet to ensure that the pipeline should start pumping oil westwards by the end of 2008. "In this situation, the cabinet should not look for reasons to...

2008-07-28 18:00:38

KYIV. July 28 (Interfax) - Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council has ordered exhaustive measures to be taken to switch the Odesa-Brody oil pipeline to a reverse mode before the end of the year, first deputy presidential chief of staff Oleksandr Shlapak said at a press briefing in Kyiv on Monday. "The National Security and Defense Council made the following the decision: the Cabinet must do all it can to get the pipeline operating in a reverse mode before the end of 2008," Shlapak...

2008-07-28 18:00:38

KYIV. July 28 (Interfax) - The Ukrainian government has no right to prohibit Ukrtransnafta from signing agreements on the supply of Caspian oil needed to ensure the operation of the Odesa-Brody pipeline in an averse regime, Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko said during a session of the National Security and Defense Council in Kyiv on Monday. Such deals are within the competence of companies and not the government, he said. Yushchenko called for an end to "political debates around this...

2008-07-23 09:01:07

Western Ukrainian refineries could grind to a halt as a result of the ban imposed by Prime Minister Yuliya Tymoshenko on a contract enabling Azerbaijani oil to be pumped through the Odessa-Brody pipeline in the European direction, the refineries' top managers have said. The refineries have not received any Russian crude for two years and are on the verge of bankruptcy unless they start receiving Caspian oil from the Odessa-Brody pipeline being used in the original direction, they said....

2008-07-22 15:01:00

Text of report by Interfax-Ukraine news agency Kiev, 22 July: The Fuel and Energy Ministry has a number of questions to the draft agreements on the use of the Odessa-Brody oil pipeline in the original direction [towards Europe], which were forwarded for consideration to the ministry by Ukraine's oil transport system operator Ukrtransnafta. "We have lots of questions to the draft agreements, starting with the mechanism for agreeing them," Fuel and Energy Minister Yuriy Prodan said at a news...

2008-07-21 21:00:32

MOSCOW. July 21 (Interfax) - Moscow is concerned about the Ukrainian intent to use the Odesa-Brody oil pipeline in the direct mode this year, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Sechin said at the Monday meeting of the government. "This is a concern of Russian companies, which supply crude to Central Europe. The companies have to seek other delivery routes," he said. He said that Russian companies will channel the supplies to Novorossiysk and Primorsk and thus make them more stable....

2008-07-17 21:00:32

KYIV. July 17 (Interfax) - The Ukrainian president's secretariat has blamed the government for foiling the agreements under the Odesa- Brody project, Bohdan Sokolovsky, presidential commissioner for international energy security, said at a press briefing in Kyiv on Thursday. President Viktor Yushchenko planned to call a meeting on the Odesa-Brody project on Wednesday and have two accords signed, he said. "Two agreements had been effectively drafted by Tuesday - to ship over 5 million...

2008-07-17 21:00:32

TERNOPOL. July 17 (Interfax) - Ukraine's Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has said she would not allow any corruption schemes involving oil transportation through the Odesa-Brody pipeline. The government is determined to fight possible corruption schemes involving oil supplies through the Odesa-Brody, Tymoshenko told reporters during her working trip to Ternopol on Thursday. "Unfortunately, all that's now happening around Odesa-Brody is RosUkrEnergo-3," she said. In the premier's opinion,...

2006-12-14 09:00:25

By Todd R. Brown REDWOOD CITY -- The house that Stan built -- now perched precariously on steep, mudslide-prone soil getting wetter by the moment -- will remain in Broadmoor Village, for now. On Wednesday, a judge granted developer Stan Brody a temporary stay of the county's order that the unstable home at 606 Larchmont Drive be torn down before seasonal storms do the job first. Judge George A. Miram ordered Brody and his attorney to post a $1 million bond by Friday to proceed with...


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