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Russian Finmin: Rosneft Stake to be Privatized Worth About $9.9B
Friday, April 15, 2016 Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov says in an interview with CNBC the government's current estimate of the value of the 19.5 percent stake in oil producer Rosneft, which it plans to privatize, is around $9.9 billion.
Putin: Russia Seeking Strategic Investor to Buy Rosneft Stake
Thursday, April 14, 2016 President Vladimir Putin says Russian government wants a strategic investor to buy a 19 percent stake in Rosneft as part of privatization plan.
Rosneft's 2015 Net Profit Rises, Debt Falls
Thursday, March 31, 2016 Rosneft reports a 2% rise in 2015 net profit to $5.2 billion and a sharp fall in debt.
Russian Minister Says Rosneft Set To Lower Oil Output
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 Rosneft is set to lower oil output, Russian Natural Resources Minister Sergei Donskoi says.
Rosneft's $25B Debt Seen Rising after Essar Deal
Monday, March 21, 2016 The debts of Russia's top oil producer Rosneft are likely to rise as a result of its plan to buy a non-controlling stake in Indian oil refiner Essar Oil, says Moody's credit ratings agency.
Russia's Rosneft to Boost 2016 Exploration Drilling by 40% YOY
Thursday, March 17, 2016 Rosneft plans to boost exploration drilling by 40% this year compared to 2015, according to Russian Natural Resources Minister Sergei Donskoi.
Russia's Rosneft Sells Nearly Half of Vankor Field to Indian Firms
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 Russian oil firm Rosneft signs a series of documents on selling stakes in Russian oil fields to Indian firms during a visit by its CEO Igor Sechin to India.
Rosneft May Top Gazprom as Kremlin's Crown Jewel of Energy
Monday, March 14, 2016 The two energy companies at the heart of Russia's economy are on the verge of a historic reversal that could subtly shift the balance of power in the corridors of the Kremlin.
Russia's Rosneft Reports Large Oil Spill On Sakhalin Island
Thursday, March 03, 2016 Rosneft says that around 110 barrels of oil spilled off from an idled pipeline on the Pacific island of Sakhalin, while local ecologists say the scale of disaster is far larger.
Rosneft, Facing Natural Output Decline, Floats Idea Of Oil Production Cut
Wednesday, March 02, 2016 Rosneft is floating the idea of a domestic production cut to balance the global market and as the firm faces a natural decline this year, two industry sources say.
Russia's Sechin Floats Idea Of Oil Output Cuts
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Rosneft floats the idea of a coordinated output cut by major oil-producing countries to prop up sagging prices.
Six Oil Producers Agree on Emergency Meeting, Iran's Shana Says
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 Six oil-producing countries have agreed on an emergency meeting between OPEC and non-OPEC member states, according to Iran's oil ministry.
Russian Oligarchs Most Likely Buyers in Putin's New Privatisation Plan
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 Russian oligarchs are the most likely potential buyers of the stakes in some of the country's largest companies that President Vladimir Putin wants to sell.
RN-Uvatneftegaz Commences Oil Production from Russian Field
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 RN-Uvatneftegaz, a Rosneft subsidiary, commences oil production from the Zapadno-Epasskoye field, which is part of the Uvat project in Russia's Tyumen Region.
Russia's Rosneft, BP Agree to Dissolve Joint Venture in Germany
Friday, January 15, 2016 Rosneft and BP agree to dissolve their Ruhr Oel refining joint venture in Germany.
Russia's Rosneft Says Hydrocarbon Output up to 254M Tons in 2015
Thursday, December 31, 2015 Rosneft increases its hydrocarbon output to 254 million tons of oil equivalent in 2015, from 251.6 million tons in 2014.
Ten People, Including Rosneft Workers, Killed in Helicopter Crash in Siberi
Thursday, November 26, 2015 Employees of Russian oil giant Rosneft are included among the victims of a helicopter crash in Siberia.
Africa Oil Boom Fades as $50 Crude Shuts Door on High-Cost Deals
Friday, November 20, 2015 Oil below $50 has made more than two out of three investment projects in Africa non-viable.
Russian Oil Output in October Hits Post-Soviet High
Monday, November 02, 2015 Russian oil production hits a post-Soviet high in October, rising 0.4 percent month on month to 10.78 million barrels per day.
Russia's Rosneft Says Fire at Yugansk Reservoir Localised but Not Out
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 Oil output at Rosneft's Yuganskneftegaz production unit is not affected by a fire at a reservoir, the company says.