Oct 31, 2012 13:53 EDT
The Russian energy giant Gazprom and Hungarian electricity company MVM agreed on Wednesday to build Hungary's section of the South Stream natural gas pipeline.
Sep 10, 2012 16:20 EDT
Gazprom on Monday said a European Commission probe over the Russian giant's controversial gas pricing and trade policies was disingenuous and that the company would discuss the allegations with the EU.
Apr 07, 2012 12:06 EDT
Russian gas giant Gazprom has submitted a preliminary bid to purchase the Greek gas corporation DEPA, deputy chairman Alexander Medvedev said Saturday.
Feb 29, 2012 04:01 EST
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece has invited bids for state-owned gas company DEPA, as it moves ahead with a privatization program targeted to raise 19 billion euros ($25.5 billion) by 2015.
Feb 19, 2012 09:02 EST
Gazprom's inability to pump extra gas to Europe during the big winter chill has cast clouds over the Russian giant's vision of becoming the world's fail-safe supplier of last resort.
Feb 03, 2012 10:19 EST
Russian gas giant Gazprom said Friday it was respecting all its contracts to supply gas amid a severe cold snap in Europe, after the EU executive said gas deliveries had fallen in eight countries.
Feb 02, 2012 14:31 EST
Russian gas giant Gazprom said Thursday it had increased its deliveries to Europe which is suffering a severe cold snap, while several European operators reported drops in Russian supplies.
Oct 13, 2011 09:51 EDT
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Risks are rising that Russia could lose a long-term deal to sell gas worth hundreds of billions of dollars to China as Beijing's pursuit of an expanding range of rival sources of supply strengthens its hand in the long-running talks.
Oct 03, 2011 10:55 EDT
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin warned EU nations on Monday that Russia would be carefully monitoring an unprecedented anti-trust probe launched against its powerful natural gas monopoly Gazprom.
Sep 16, 2011 11:23 EDT
Three EU energy majors on Friday agreed to take a 50-percent stake in a Black Sea natural gas link Russia is developing for Europe's growing market in competition to one backed by the United States.
Nov 08, 2010 11:13 EST
The profits underlined the earnings stability of the state-owned giant, which has expanded hugely over the last years and is now eyeing supplying gas to further-flung markets such as China and Africa.
Sep 22, 2010 12:23 EDT
Moscow and Beijing have agreed on key supply terms for future Russian gas deliveries to China, which is seeking to secure energy resources to fuel its growing economy, Gazprom said on Wednesday.
Sep 21, 2010 03:03 EDT
Russia's state-owned natural gas monopoly Gazprom has hinted it may invite Japanese firms to participate in the Sakhalin 3 project if foreign support is deemed necessary, a local paper said Tuesday.
Aug 25, 2010 20:51 EDT
TORONTO (Reuters) - An offer to return to Russia and play in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) remains on the table for high-scoring forward Ilya Kovalchuk, league president Alexander Medvedev said on Wednesday.
Jul 10, 2010 01:36 EDT
Japan and Russia have agreed to jointly build a liquefied natural gas plant in Vladivostok, with five million tonnes of output to be shipped to Japan annually, a newspaper said Saturday.
Jul 08, 2010 06:32 EDT
Former Sharks goalie Nabokov signs with SKA St. Petersburg of Russia's KHL. Russian hockey team SKA St. Petersburg says it has signed former San Jose Sharks goalie Evgeni Nabokov to a four-year contract.
Jul 07, 2010 17:16 EDT
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Former NHL All-Star goaltender Evgeni Nabokov has signed a four-year contract with SKA St Petersburg of the Continental Hockey League (KHL).
Jun 22, 2010 07:51 EDT
Russia on Tuesday reduced natural gas supplies to Belarus by 30 percent after Minsk failed to settle a debt, Gazprom chief executive Alexei Miller said
Jun 22, 2010 04:46 EDT
Russia on Tuesday reduced natural gas supplies to Belarus by 30 percent after Minsk failed to settle a debt, Gazprom chief executive Alexei Miller said.
Apr 09, 2010 09:23 EDT
Gazprom says it has contracts covering all Nord Stream pipeline gas deliveries. Russian and German leaders marked the start of construction on a new pipeline from Russia to Europe under the Baltic Sea, with the deputy CEO of gas company Gazprom saying it had already signed up customers for the entire supply.