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2014-07-14 08:21:55

ZUG, Switzerland, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) entered into agreements with Rosneft for the sale of the Company's land drilling and workover operations

2011-02-22 12:35:00

In an interview published on Tuesday, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's deputy blamed Google Inc for stirring up trouble in the revolution that ousted Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak.

2009-06-05 12:32:00

LONDON, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Russian crude price benchmark based on Asia-Pacific spot sales could soon emerge, according to an Argus presentation at the prestigious St Petersburg International Economic Forum in front of Russian president Dmitry Medvedev.

2009-02-17 09:39:25

Russia and China have signed long-term energy agreements, including oil supply and delivery contracts, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Sechin said Tuesday. Sechin said Russia will ship 110 million barrels of crude oil annually to China for 20 years, RIA Novosti reported.

2008-12-08 08:34:13

The Russian government may be using a 2-year-old mining accident as an excuse to take over the mining company Uralkali, observers said. Uralkali stock has plunged 60 percent since the government, in October, reopened an inquiry into a the mining accident, The New York Times reported Monday. Deputy prime minister Igor Sechin has threatened the company, which made $550 million in the first six months of the year, with crippling fines, the Times said. The company was previously absolved of all...

2008-10-06 18:00:30

TALAKAN (Yakutia). Oct 6 (Interfax) - Transneft (RTS: TRNF) started up an 1,100-kilometer segment of Eastern Siberia-Pacific Ocean pipeline (ESPO) on Saturday. It is the first segment of the pipeline to be put in operation.

2008-10-03 09:00:33

Text of report by Gazprom-owned, editorially independent Russian radio station Ekho Moskvy on 3 October [Presenter] Deputy Prime Minister Igor Sechin may head the board of directors of INTER RAO UES in the near future.

2008-10-02 15:00:57

Excerpt from "Vesti" news report by state-owned Russian television channel Rossiya on 2 October [Presenter] At another working meeting today, [Russian Prime Minister] Vladimir Putin discussed the construction of the strategic oil pipeline Eastern Siberia - Pacific Ocean, the ESPO.

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